I love Christmas music, although listening to the radio at this time of year can really drive one crazy. You’re probably no different than me, because if you hear one more pop starlet cover “Santa Baby,” or Paul McCartney sing “Wonderful Christmastime” or that hear that dreaded song “The Christmas Shoes,” you might convert from being a jolly person into being Ebenezer Scrooge. Now that those songs are in your head (sorry!), I want to do my best to get them out. Two years ago I created a Christmas playlist near the end of the season. It’s kind of a shame I did it so late, because people were tired of the songs on the radio and one more Christmas song was the last thing they wanted to hear.… Continue reading
This evening concluded five glorious Christmas Concerts at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, CA. These concerts were presented as a Christmas Card to the community, and the gift goes on. In fact, every 2 hours from Monday, December 23, thru Wednesday, December 25 they will be rebroadcast right here.
I was hoping to write regarding Isaiah 9 today, but I’m going to hold off until the New Year because I want to set you up with a playlist the whole family can enjoy and focus on the birth of the Saviour. For some of these songs I’ve added my own commentary or memories, and I’d love if you would add any songs that are special to you in the comments.… Continue reading