Posts from December 2014

Posts from December 2014

Knowing God’s Word

Knowing His Word! While we were enjoying a Christmas breakfast at the home of our daughter Heather and her family, I noticed two ladies with their small children coming to their door. They were JW’s (I don’t like calling them “Jehovah’s Witnesses” because they are most definitely NOT witnesses of the God of heaven), and so I decided to meet them at the door. They were…

Handel’s Messiah

One of the highlights of attending Ambassador Baptist College was being able to participate in the chorale singing Handel’s Messiah. I have several favorite songs, but the most familiar is the “Hallelujah Chorus”. George Fredrick Handel (1685-1759) composed this in 1741. With a consuming intensity, he accomplished it in twenty-four days. It is said that he paid little…