“Your Guilt is Taken Away…”

This article was written for our March Newsletter. “Your guilt is taken away, and your sin atoned for” You may have noticed the past couple of Sundays that I gave a different blessing at the end of each communion table. Instead of normally saying “Depart in peace; your sins are forgiven”, I said “Depart in … Read more

12. Silent Night, Holy Night

LSB 363 1 Silent night, holy night!All is calm, all is brightround yon virgin mother and child.Holy Infant, so tender and mild,sleep in heavenly peace,sleep in heavenly peace. 2 Silent night, holy night!Shepherds quake at the sight.Glories stream from heaven afar,heav’nly hosts sing, Alleluia!Christ, the Savior, is born!Christ, the Savior, is born! 3 Silent night, … Read more

11. Go Tell It On The Mountain

LSB 388 Refrain:Go tell it on the mountain,over the hills, and ev’rywhere;go, tell it on the mountainthat Jesus Christ is born. 1 While shepherds kept their watchingo’er silent flocks by night,behold, throughout the heavensthere shone a holy light. [Refrain] 2 The shepherds feared and trembledwhen lo, above the earthrang out the angel chorusthat hailed our … Read more

8. Gentle Mary Laid Her Child

LSB 374 1 Gentle Mary laid her ChildLowly in a manger;There He lay, the undefiled,To the world a stranger:Such a Babe in such a place,Can He be the Savior?Ask the saved of all the raceWho have found His favor. 2 Angels sang about His birth;Wise men sought and found Him;Heaven’s star shone brightly forth,Glory all … Read more