Pastor Doug Niceley talks with Gary about a few of the hymns written by Nikolaus von Zinzendorf .
Old hymns continue to be the theme on Moment of Faith as we hear hymn history from a vintage book that Doug found at a book sale. The book is over 90 years old. This week we talk and learn about the hymn, “Jesus, Lover of My Soul”.
Pastor Doug Nicely shares the story of the hymn “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains”.
Pastor Doug Nicely reflect on how reading the Gospel of Mark causes him to think of the words of the Buddy Greene song “Recovering Pharisee”. Doug connects this song to the words of Luther in the Small Catechism. Baptism is a lifelong journey. We must die to sins and a new man must emerge daily.
Pastor Doug Nicely shares the back story of the hymn “I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light”.
Pastor Doug Nicely shares insights with Gary about the children’s hymn “Jesus Loves Even Me”.
Pastor Doug Nicely talks to Gary about the backstory of the hymn “It Is Well with My Soul”. Listen and learn about the tragedy surrounding that hymn.
Gary Duncan and Pastor Doug Nicely chat about the feeding of the 5,000 and that leads us to talking about the petition of the Lord’s Prayer, “Give us this day our daily bread.”