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.
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.
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.
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”.