Christmas: O Come Let Us Adore Him, Christ the Lord

 Christmas is Here! Christ the Lord is Born Today “And this will be the sign to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling cloths, lying in a manger” (Luke 2:12) Rejoice and be glad! Sing, choirs of Angels, Read More …

Saturday, Third Week Advent: It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

Christmas Eve is tomorrow! It came upon a midnight clear. One day, over two thousand years ago for a split second a star shone over Bethlehem and there was Peace on Earth. The news of his birth had been predicted. Read More …

Friday, Third Week Advent: Words to Away in a Manger Tell a Story

The Words to Away in A Manger Celebrate a Humble Birth of Baby Jesus. The Prince of Peace, the Lord Jesus was born not in a castle, not in a palace, but a lowly stable. The birth of the Baby Read More …

Wednesday, Third Week Advent: Joy to the World! Hymn of Christmas Coming

Joy to the WORLD! Hymn of Christmas coming announces the Prince of Peace! My favorite memory of Christmas is when I played Joy to the World during Christmas Eve service with my son and daughter as part of small church orchestra. This was a one-time event. My son was a Read More …

Monday, Third Week Advent: Words to God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman Give Comfort

Comfort and Joy Tidings of Comfort and joy! It’s a Christmas carol, but the word to God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman is also a theme for Advent. Listen to the word of God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman by Pentatonix and really Read More …

Friday, Second Week Advent: Come Thou Long Expected Jesus Hymn

Come Thou Expected Jesus to the Earth The Advent hymn, “Oh Come Thou Long Expected Jesus” pleads for the baby Jesus to set thy people free. Free us from our fears and sin. During this Christmas season, we don’t want Read More …

Lutheran Advent Season: Daily Reflections

Why Am I Starting a Lutheran Advent Season Series? As Christmas approaches it is easy to lose focus on the birth of Jesus Christ get wrapped up in the commercialism of the season. The insert Lutheran Advent Season reflections in Read More …

Cohen Christmas Version of Hallelujah

Leonard Cohen Christmas Hallelujah Welcome to my 25-day countdown to Christmas. I kick it off with Leonard Cohen Christmas version of Hallelujah and I hope I will be able to post every day during the month of December and throughout Read More …

Cows are a Fan of the Song Royals by Lorde

I saw this today and I just had to share. I live in Nebraska, majored in Animal Science and yes, cows are curious, it’s hard to get photos of them at the fence as they will come right up to Read More …

Deployed Dad Writes his Daughter a Song

This deployed dad1 knows how hard being away from is on his family, especially his little girl, and he wanted to make her feel better. Most military children understand that Mommy or Daddy is doing a very important job for Read More …