Thoughts While Shaving

In 2015, Ron Jackson, a singer in our Baritone section and long-time Board Member, graduated to the heavenly choir. Since then, his wife, Judy, has thoughtfully made her way through the huge variety of papers, clippings, and pictures he saved. Some were humorous, and some were serious in nature. Some were written by others [...]

2017-06-10T19:35:04+00:00June 10th, 2017|Devotional, General/NCC|1 Comment

Praying God’s Way Part 1: Keep It Up!

When the disciples asked Jesus to teach them how to pray, He gave them what we now call “The Lord’s Prayer” as a model.  Within these potent words are many “principles of prayer” that we want to look at in the series “PRAYING GOD’S WAY”.  In addition, many instructions concerning prayer are found throughout [...]

2017-02-22T17:15:20+00:00February 22nd, 2017|Devotional|0 Comments

Realistic Resolve

There’s something about that ball dropping at the stroke of midnight on December 31st that makes me ever so slightly anxious – did I accomplish enough during the past year? – have I given enough thought to my goals for the coming year? – time is slipping away and wasn’t it just yesterday that I [...]

2017-01-06T09:09:13+00:00January 4th, 2017|Devotional|1 Comment

“I Surrender All”

Songs of the Heart:  Part 2 (Reflections on Favorite Hymns, Praise Songs and Anthems) [Writer’s Note: the following was written while creating the piano solo arrangement of “I Surrender All”, found on the album “Songs From The Heart. You may listen to this arrangement, as well as to the Choir’s performance of this hymn by clicking [...]

2017-01-06T09:09:13+00:00October 24th, 2016|Devotional|0 Comments