1940–

1940, Grand Ra­pids, Mi­chi­gan.

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Brink was ed­u­cat­ed at Cal­vin Col­lege, Grand Ra­pids, Mi­chi­gan; the Un­i­ver­si­ty of Mi­chi­gan; and North­west­ern Un­i­ver­si­ty, Ev­an­ston, Il­li­nois (PhD, mu­sic the­o­ry).

She taught mu­sic at Tri­ni­ty Chris­tian Col­lege, Pa­los Heights, Il­li­nois (1967–74), and the Un­i­ver­si­ty of Il­li­nois, Cham­paign-Ur­ba­na (1974–83).

She then worked as a mu­sic and li­tur­gy ed­it­or, and served as or­gan­ist and choir di­rect­or at Eb­en­e­zer Chris­tian Re­formed Church (CRC), Ber­wyn, Il­li­nois (1967–71); Or­land Park, Il­li­nois, CRC (1972–74); Hes­sel Park CRC, Cham­paign-Ur­ba­na, Il­li­nois (1975–83); and East­ern Av­e­nue CRC, Grand Ra­pids, Mi­chi­gan.

Her works in­clude:

  1. Song of Han­nah
  2. Hallelujah, Hal­le­lujah, Praise the Name of the Lord
  3. Humble Prais­es, Ho­ly Je­sus
  4. Jesus Christ Is with Us
  5. Keep What You Have Be­lieved
  6. My Soul Is Filled with Joy in God My Sav­ior
  7. To the Hills I Lift My Eyes
  8. Surely, Sure­ly, I Am with You Al­ways
  9. When We Won­der, Ask­ing Quest­ions
  10. Your Peace With­in Us, Lord
  1. Abana alathi fi ssama
  2. Ae sab Zamiinde lo­ko
  3. Naega sa­nŭl hyanghayŏ nunŭl dŭne
  4. Todos los que han sido bau­ti­za­dos