A Moment of Faith: Go, My Children, with My Blessing

Pastor Doug Nicely and Gary discuss the hymn “Go, My Children, with My Blessing”. This hymn explains how we learn about being children of God.

A Moment of Faith: Children of the Heavenly Father

Pastor Doug Nicely talks with Gary about the hymn “Children of the Heavenly Father.” Pastor Nicely also explains that not all hymns with the reference to children are referring to only children.  

A Moment of Faith: What a Friend We Have in Jesus

Pastor Doug Nicely talks with Gary about the hymn “What a Friend We Have in Jesus”. The focus of today’s discussion is on giving everything to God in prayer.

A Moment of Faith: Hymns of Nikolaus von Zinzendorf

Pastor Doug Niceley talks with Gary about a few of the hymns written by Nikolaus von Zinzendorf .

A Moment of Faith: Jesus, Lover of My Soul

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”.

A Moment of Faith: Beulah Land

Pastor Doug Nicely shares the backstory of the hymn Beulah Land.

A Moment of Faith: From Greenland’s Icy Mountains

Pastor Doug Nicely shares the story of the hymn “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains”.

A Moment of Faith: Recovering Pharisee

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.

A Moment of Faith: I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light

Pastor Doug Nicely shares the back story of the hymn “I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light”.

A Moment of Faith: Jesus Loves Even Me

Pastor Doug Nicely shares insights with Gary about the children’s hymn “Jesus Loves Even Me”.