With every great hymn comes an equally incredible story. The timeless childhood classic, “Jesus Loves Me, This I Know,” is no exception. Forced into financial turmoil, sisters (and writers) Anna and Susan Warner took to writing novels to pay the bills. The result was a classic hymn and the subject of today’s Hug From Heaven.
- Writing with purpose. In direct response to the financial instability of 1837, sisters Anna and Susan Warner began writing novels to help pay the bills.