Archive for the 'Music' Category

Jul 20 2015

Making a Joyful Noise

My big boy got to participate in the wonderful blessing of music camp this summer for the first time. I loved being a choir mom! I hope it’s just the first taste of many more similar things yet to come. Oh come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to […]

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Mar 23 2015

Harping Anew

Published by under Life,Music,Thoughts

Why do we marry, why take friends and lovers, why give ourselves to music, painting, chemistry, or cooking? Out of simple delight in the resident goodness of creation, of course; but out of more than that, too. Half of earth’s gorgeousness lies hidden in the glimpsed city it longs to become. For all its rooted […]

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Mar 19 2015

Harping

Psalm 98:5 Sing praises to the Lord with the lyre, with the lyre and the sound of melody!   While you read this, you should listen to this music because it’s just the perfect soundtrack. When I was a teenager, after having been a pianist since I was four years old, I became intrigued with […]

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Jun 02 2011

Music for Little Saints

Psalm 9:11 “Sing praises to the LORD, who sits enthroned in Zion! Tell among the peoples His deeds!” A number of weeks ago I wrote about how I have been trying to incorporate the Small Child’s Catechism into my discipleship of Gabriel. We haven’t added lots of questions yet, but we’ve got a handful & […]

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Apr 01 2010

Thursday April 1, 2010

Published by under Music,Poetry

Of course you know that we love Jamie Soles’ music. Gabriel is one of his biggest fans. And this week I have had the cd “Memorials” playing in the car. I thought it was appropriate, as we are in Holy Week, which is all about remembering what the Lord has done & accomplished. I just […]

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Mar 22 2010

Monday March 22, 2010

Published by under Music,Thoughts

I have found a new hobby. A new instrument. The organ. Yes, our church bought a  new organ recently, and I am hooked. I went to play on it for a while one day last week, and then played organ yesterday in church for the prelude & meditation. L.o.v.e.d. it! So I am thinking of […]

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