Ray Boltz is a retired contemporary Christian music singer, songwriter, and evangelist. Boltz was born in Muncie, Indiana, in 1953. His music career began in 1986 when he produced inspirational and faith songs. In this article, we are going to discuss the 10 Best Ray Boltz Songs of All-Time.
10. The Anchor Holds
The Anchor Holds a song about having faith that God will never leave you to fall, however hard the situation might be. It is a song that reassures Christians to keep their confidence in Jesus, the Anchor of our souls that keeps us grounded. According to Learn Religions, the song is a tale of two ships: one with an anchor and the other that did not have an anchor and was hit by a terrible storm.
The ships represent Christians and non-Christians. The ship with the Anchor within it ultimately survived, while the other ship did not. This song was released in 1995 and was the lead single in The Concert of a Lifetime album. It became one of the Top Christian songs, ranked number four on the Gospel Charts.
9. Thank You
This song is about thanking God for his grace and mercies. He always answers our prayers when we call upon his name. This song fits perfectly for everyone, especially if one has achieved something they prayed for. It reminds us of the harm we do to God by refusing to thank him for his kindness and loving us when we have done nothing. It was released in 1988 and was a major hit that reached number nine on the Billboard hot Christian Songs. The song has been featured in several top Christian movies like The Last Temptation of Christ.
8. I Pledge Allegiance to the Lamb
This song is about the commitment of Christians to their faith and trust in Jesus Christ. It is a song that reminds us to honor God’s commands and to be committed to them. It is a song of triumph that assures that God will always answer our prayers and help us overcome all challenges in life. The song was released in 1994 and was one of the top tracks in the album Moments For The Heart Vol 1 & 2. The song has been featured as a soundtrack in the Christian movie Priest.
7. Watch the Lamb
Released in 1986, Watch the Lamb is a song about living a righteous life just like Jesus Christ. The song assures Christians that God is always watching us, and if we do according to his will, we surely will have a place in heaven. It is a deep song that will make you think about your life and where you are headed to. The song was ranked as the most popular Christian song by Christian radio stations. It was the lead single in the album Watch the Lamb. It has been covered by other gospel artists, including Michael Guerin and Michael W. Smith.
6. If That Isn’t Love
If That Isn’t Love is a song about the love of God. It is a song that reassures Christians that the love of God is greater than the greatest evil we can think of. It encourages Christians to live lives that are pleasing to God. According to Song Select CCLI, the song was released in 2000 and quickly gained popularity reaching number seventeen on the Billboard Hot 100 Christian songs. It was the lead single in the album The Classics. The song has made its way into the movie and film industry featuring in the Christian movie The Apocalypse.
5. I Go to the River
This is a beautiful song that encourages Christians to lead prayerful life. God will always nourish us with his water of life that never drains. Our souls will be restored, and we will be restored to our original nature. The song was released in 1995 and was ranked as the most popular Christian song of all time. It was one of the top tracks in The Concert of a Lifetime album. The song has been featured in many top Christian-based movies, like Joseph, Behind the Sun, and many others.
4. Still Her Little Child
Still Her Little Child is a song about the birth of our lord and savior, Jesus Christ. He was born in a manger despite being the savior of the world. However significant his responsibility was, he was still Mary’s child. It is a song that teaches us to value our parents, however successful, great or influential we become. This song was released in 2006 as the lead single in the album 16 Great Christmas Classics Volume 3. This song did well, reaching number eleven on the Billboard hot 100 Christian songs. It has featured as a soundtrack in top Christian movies like Jesus Camp, and The Ultimate Gift, among others.
3. Heaven Is Counting on You
Released in the year 1992, Heaven Is Counting on You is a song that tells Christians to hold on to faith because they have a safe place in heaven secured for them. This was one of the hit tracks in the album Seasons Change. It was a huge hit that reached number forty-one on the Christian charts. The song has been covered by top gospel artists like Michael Guerin. It was also featured in top Christian movies like Joseph and The Gospel of John.
2. The Perfect Tree
This song is about the cross that Jesus carried and was crucified on. On the cross, all our debts and sins were paid. It is a song that assures Christians that Jesus did not die in vain and his sacrifice will never be in vain, but it will be rewarded eternally. According to Deezer, the song was released in 2006 and was the lead single in the album A Christmas Album. It ranked at number eighteen on the Christian Billboard Charts. The song has been featured as a soundtrack in the movie Unidentified.
1. Fallen Not Forgotten
This song is about how God will restore you regardless of how far you have fallen. Sometimes you may fall deep into a hard situation, and that may be a trap to test your faith. It assures Christians that no matter the situation, God has not forgotten us. This song was released in the year 1998 and was the lead single in the album Honor and Glory. The song has been featured in many Christian movies, like Stephens’s Test of Faith.