Published on 13 May 2019 While I have new songs which don’t yet have videos, here is a recent recording of the beautiful hymn “In Christ Alone” by Keith Getty and Stuart Townend, recorded with my sister Marie Lester on cello. Hope you enjoy our rendition! All new subscribers welcome! Keyboard, vocals: Sarah Begaj Cello: Read More
Easter weekend we travelled up to York to visit my sister and family – such a blessed time. I managed to get her playing on the hymn “In Christ Alone” which I recently recorded. Although it’s a very busy time and I’m not particularly consistent when it comes to posting updates, I felt compelled this Read More
One of my favourite older worship songs "You are my hiding place"…I love not only the words, but the minor/Jewish feel to it. Amidst clearing the dishes I grabbed the guitar and started singing…Let the weak say I am strong in the strength of the Lord!#impromptuworship youaremyhidingplace #christiansingersongwriter #worshipcover #minorsounds #acousticworship #jewishsound #createdtoworship #iwilltrustinyou "lettheweaksayiamstrong Read More
Some days the sun is shining, we feel full of joy and life is good. Other days we may sense a spirit of heaviness, a cloudiness or fog which inhibits our ability to see things in the light of God’s perspective. Isaiah 61:3 talks about the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness. We Read More
Published on 22 Mar 2019 When I Survey is one of my favourite hymns. I hope you enjoy my rendition! Arranged and performed by Sarah Begaj Lyrics When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died My richest gain I count but loss And pour contempt on all my pride Forbid Read More
Today a walk in the country was also an opportunity to take some video footage for a song… I love being surrounded by the beauty of God’s creation even if I freeze my fingers !
With no prior planning I recorded one of my favourite hymns this evening. I hope to share it soon. So much truth and power in these old tunes and richness of language…”When I survey the wondrous cross on which the Prince of glory died, my richest gain I count but loss and pour contempt on Read More
Happy is when I fit two violin parts into a song! Praise Him on whatever instrument is in your hand!
This is the first verse of a new song I recently wrote after meditating upon: Hosea 10:12 “Sow for yourselves righteousness, reap in mercy, break up your fallow ground, for it is time to seek the LORD, till He comes and rains righteousness on you”… God may need to do some ploughing in our lives Read More
Published on 13 Feb 2019 Love Never Fails, is a song I wrote based on Chapter 13 of 1 Corinthians. This speaks of an unconditional love which will never let us down – the love of God. John 15:13 says “Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his Read More
Published on 31 Jan 2019 The words to this song are inspiried by Psalm 96 ” Oh sing to the Lord a new song! Sing to the LORD, all the earth. Sing to the LORD, bless His name; Proclaim the good news of His salvation from day to day. Declare His glory among the nations, Read More
Looking rather pleased with myself 😂 Felt good to have managed to record 2 new songs today and to have my violin back under my chin! Happy days😊