JOY

“JOY TO THE WORLD” written by Isaac Watts.  It is based on Psalm 98, the 4th verse reads: “Shout for joy to the Lord all the earth, burst into jubilant song with music.” “Joy To The World” is one of the most popular songs we sing at Christmas time.  Yet, Watts wrote the words of […]

PEACE

                     A HYMN WE SING:  “When Peace Like A River” “When peace, like a river, attendeth my way, when sorrows like sea billows roll; whatever my lot, thou hast taught me to say, It is well, it is well with my soul. It is well with my soul, it is well, it is well with my […]

LOVE

On many occasions I have listened to an eloquent speaker rise to the heights of oratory, and have thought, “How I wish I could preach like that man.”  How often I have listened to a learned man and said, “I wish I were that well educated.”  How often I have seen heroic missionaries go out […]

“CHOICES”

My good friend, Chuck Schumann in Louisville, Kentucky is a master with words.  He has written several poems, one of which I want to share with you. “Choices” “I sit here in the calm of night, and stroke my beard of snowy white, I’ve reached that nasty stage, I give advice to any age. My life […]