The Biblical Songs of Christmas

The Biblical Songs of Christmas Listen to the service: (Apologies that the Scripture readings are hard to hear. We experienced microphone problems during the recording.) Permission to Podcast the music in this service obtained from OneLicense.net. Song by Choir – “Carol of the Angels” Arr. Artman (Director: Cathy Augustin; Piano: Steph Mueller; Flute: Jadyn Karow)  Opening Hymn – “Let Our Gladness Have No End” The Invocation And Opening Prayer THE BIBLICAL SONGS OF CHRISTMAS Moses’ Song Of Deliverance Exodus 15: 1-4, 11-13,17-18            Mike Taylor Hymn – “Hail To The Lord’s Anointed” Isaiah’s Song Of Christmas Hope Isaiah 52: 7-10       Brian Ludvigson Hymn  – “Of The Father’s Love Begotten” The Psalmist’s Song Of Christmas Victory Psalm 98        Steve Schierenbeck Hymn – “Joy To The World” Mary’s Magnificent Song Of Christmas Praise Luke 1: 46-55         Adam Lueck Hymn  – “Then Gentle Mary Read More …

God Prepares (for) Christmas

God Prepares (for) Christmas

God Prepares (for) Christmas Fourth Sunday in Advent Sunday, December 21, 2014 (9:00 a.m.) Opening The Invocation And Advent Prayer GOD PREPARES (FOR) CHRISTMAS Luke 1: 26-35 – Matthew Starland Song – “Hallelujah!” (Cloverton) Vocalists: Cathy Augustin, Heather, Mary & Teri Schierenbeck GOD PREPARES A MOTHER’S CHRISTMAS FAITH Luke 1: 46-55 – Andy Sydow (Indeed, Mary was a “most highly favored” recipient of God’s Christmas grace and of her special calling. With her, we praise and magnify the Lord.) GOD PREPARES A CHRISTMAS PREPARER Luke 1: 67-79 – Dan Beekman GOD PREPARES A CHRISTIAN FATHER Matthew 1: 18-25 – Adam Lueck GOD PREPARES A WORLD OF DARKNESS FOR THE CHRISTMAS LIGHT John 1: 1-4, 9-14 – David Lueck GOD PREPARES HISTORY FOR CHRISTMAS Galatians 4: 4-5; Luke 2: 1-5 – Jacob Sydow Our Advent Gifts For Our Savior-King Duet During Read More …

We Hear the Christmas Angels

We Hear the Christmas Angels 4

Listen to the sermon: Fourth Sunday in Advent Sunday, December 22, 2013 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Choir – “Sussex Carol” (by Willcocks) (Director: Cathy Augustin, Accompanist: Ryan Augustin, Soloist: Sarah Olmanson) Opening  V 1 & 3 – Congregation    V 2 – Choir ♫ 1 (Cong) Angels we have heard on high, Sweetly singing o’er the plains And the mountains in reply, Echoing their joyous strains. Refrain: Gloria in excelsis Deo. Gloria in excelsis Deo. 2 (Choir) Shepherds, why this jubilee? Why your joyous strains prolong? What the gladsome tidings be Which inspire your heav’nly song? [Refrain] 3 (Cong) Come to Bethlehem and see Him whose birth the angels sing; Come, adore on bended knee Christ the Lord, the newborn King. [Refrain] (The Lighting Of The Fourth Advent Candle) The Invocation And Advent Prayer God’s Created Servants Hebrews 1: 6-7.15; Psalm 103: Read More …

THE MIRACLES OF CHRISTMAS

THE MIRACLES OF CHRISTMAS Listen to the sermon: THE MIRACLES OF CHRISTMAS FOURTH SUNDAY IN ADVENT Sunday, December 18, 2011, 9:00 a.m. Our Advent Scripture And Carol Service  Choir: “Noel, Nouvelet” (Director: Cathy Augustin; Accompanist: Heather Schierenbeck) Hymn The Invocation And Advent Prayer THE MIRACLES OF CHRISTMAS Prophecy And Fulfillment Isaiah 7:14; 9: 6-7 Hebrews 2: 14-17 Kyle Moen Hymn Divine Alignment Galatians 4: 4-5 ; Hebrews 1: 1-4 Joe Gullerud Hymn: Christmas Preparations Luke 1: 67 – 79 Jim Doring Carol: “The Gift Of Love” (Melody: “O Waly,Waly”; Words: Judith Snell) God’s Gift of love was sent to men When Christ was born at Bethlehem.  The Prince of Peace, the Promised One, Messiah, Lord, God’s only Son. The Lamb of God, the virgin’s Son, The Word made flesh,God’s Holy One  Came bearing gifts–His holy peace;Hands pierced for us–Bid sorrows Read More …