As of 1925, Earnest was Dean of the Conservatory at North Park College, Chicago, Illinois, and organist at Bethany Methodist Episcopal Church. In addition to hymn tunes, he wrote several church anthems and a cantata.

  1. Christian Life, The
  2. Courage
  3. Earnest
  4. Evening Prayer
  5. Gloria Patri
  6. His Power and Love
  7. I Heard a Sound of Voices
  8. I’ve Found a Friend
  9. O Day of Rest and Gladness
  10. Psalm Meet for Thanksgiving Day, A
  11. Thanksgiving
  12. Thou Art Coming
  13. Thy Kingdom Come, O Lord