The Man Singing in the Window and the Outdoor Concert

The Christmas music was reverberating through the streets. People were exuberantly pacing the town. Aromas of coffee, hot chocolate, and special foods wafted through the Winter air. Bundled up in warm clothes and ready for seasonal fun, thousands of people walked the streets of Saratoga Springs in what is known as the “Victorian Street Walk.”Continue reading “The Man Singing in the Window and the Outdoor Concert”

The Professional Musicians in the Bible

The Professional Musicians in the Bible And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath.  And these are the singers, chief of the fathers of the Levites, who remaining in the chambers were free: for they were employed in that work day and night. Continue reading “The Professional Musicians in the Bible”

Streaming and Singing

Streaming and Singing “Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord…”   Ephesians 5:19 From the earliest chapters of the Book of Genesis, we discover that music has been around for a long time.  In Genesis 4, Jubal is listed as the creator ofContinue reading “Streaming and Singing”

Fresh Starts

Fresh Starts Recently, I was playing basketball in a community men’s league.  These men get together for about 2 hours each Monday during the winter months to play on the hardwood.  The games lasted 8 minutes each.  At the end of each game the scoreboard was cleared of the points and another game started with 8 minutes on the clock. Continue reading “Fresh Starts”

Music Selection Matters

  Music Selection Matters    Proverbs 25:20     Music is a powerful medium, an incredible communicator, and has tremendous influence over the human heart.   The music we listen to and present to the Lord is important!  I remember an old secular song “Music’s Gonna Get Ya.”   This can be very true.  Many are caughtContinue reading “Music Selection Matters”