Category Archives: Music

TONIC EFFECT

“Art thou desiring to be made whole?” can be taken as a fundamental question of Christ to men. “Fear not she shall be made whole,” is addressed not to one solitary case of need; it is the message of the … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Christ, Healing, Inner Life, Jesus, Music, Reality, Receiving

GRANDFATHER and the CHURCH BELL

As Christmas, 2017, comes near, I am deeply impressed with a memory of my grandfather. Kindly allow something personal – a brief reminiscence for this very moving part of the year. Grandfather, born 1876, was an uncomplicated, quiet, friendly man. … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort, Love, Music, Peace

SWEET PRAISE

Thanksgiving Day, 2017 LORD, to praise You is sweet, And, HIGHEST, to sing to Your Name; To morning, to tell of Your kindness, And to night of Your truth, On the Viol and Lute, On the Flute and the Harp. … Continue reading

Posted in Gratitude, Music, Prayer, Receiving

Healing with Church Music

As a church organist, one of my favorite services to prepare was Christmas Eve, a time of quiet expectation, mystery, and calm. The colors of evergreens and poinsettias, perhaps gold ribbon decor, candlelight and its dancing shadows, a créche setting … Continue reading

Posted in Healing, Life, Music, Peace