RESPONDING WITH FAITH

“Angels we have heard on high Sweetly singing o’er the plains And the mountains in reply Echoing their joyous strains” Angels We Have Heard On High “In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered.” Luke 2:1 It was the ultimate birth announcement. Christ was born!  ItContinue reading “RESPONDING WITH FAITH”

NOEL

“The First Noel, the Angels did sayWas to certain poor shepherds in fields as they layIn fields where they lay keeping their sheepOn a cold winter’s night that was so deep.Noel, Noel, Noel, NoelBorn is the King of Israel!” The First Noel “And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch overContinue reading “NOEL”

THE TRIUMPH OF THE SKIES

“Hark the herald angels sing“Glory to the newborn King!Peace on earth and mercy mildGod and sinners reconciled”Joyful, all ye nations riseJoin the triumph of the skiesWith the angelic host proclaim:“Christ is born in Bethlehem”Hark! The herald angels sing“Glory to the newborn King!” Hark! The Herald Angels Sing “Let the wise listen and add to theirContinue reading “THE TRIUMPH OF THE SKIES”

LET NOTHING YOU DISMAY

“God rest ye merry gentlemen Let nothing you dismay Remember Christ our Savior Was born on Christmas Day To save us all from Satan’s pow’r When we were gone astray Oh tidings of comfort and joy Comfort and joy Oh tidings of comfort and joy” God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen “Do not be anxious aboutContinue reading “LET NOTHING YOU DISMAY”

First Monday of Advent: FINDING PEACE

“The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.  He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters,  he refreshes my soul.” Psalm 23:1-3 I heard on the radio the other day a survey which showed that more people do not like listening to Christmas music than those who do.  The majorityContinue reading “First Monday of Advent: FINDING PEACE”

First Sunday of Advent: ANTICIPATION

“I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope.”  Psalm 130:5 Advent is a season filled with eager anticipation, hope and glorious expectation.  It’s a time to celebrate the arrival of our Lord.   We live on the other side of His birth, knowing the story ofContinue reading “First Sunday of Advent: ANTICIPATION”

Throwback Thursday: TRIUMPHAL (2016)

“The disciples went and did as Jesus had instructed them. They brought the donkey and the colt and placed their cloaks on them for Jesus to sit on.  A very large crowd spread their cloaks on the road, while others cut branches from the trees and spread them on the road.  The crowds that went ahead ofContinue reading “Throwback Thursday: TRIUMPHAL (2016)”