Bob's Musical Devotion (How Firm a Foundation)

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  Here is a musical devotion from Bob Unger, Director of Worship and Music Ministry about the hymn, How Firm a Foundation.     More Bob's Musical Devotions on our YouTube channel.    

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Bob's Musical Devotion (Francis Scott Key)

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  About Francis Scott Key, Author of The National Anthem (The Star-Spangled Banner) and Before You Lord We Bow     More Bob's Musical Devotions on our YouTube channel.  

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Bob's Musical Devotion (What a Friend We Have in Jesus)

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Hymn: What a Friend We Have in Jesus     More Bob's Musical Devotions on our YouTube channel.    

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Musical Devotion (Praise to the Lord, the Almighty)

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      More Bob's Musical Devotions on our YouTube channel.

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Musical Devotion (Holy God, We Praise Thy Name)

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   More Bob's Musical Devotions on our YouTube channel.  

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Musical Devotion (Ascension)

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Ascension More Bob's Musical Devotions on our YouTube channel.  

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Blessed New Year!

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The Church Year begins with Advent.  Instead of viewing the Church year as linear, as a timeline for example, the Church Year is cyclical. Advent flows out of the recent narrative of the End Times and helps prepare us for Christmas. Advent comes from the Latin word adventus, meaning coming...

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Attitude of Gratitude

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Luke 17:11-19 is the Gospel reading typically used for Worship Services on Thanksgiving Eve/Day. In this Gospel story, Jesus heals ten lepers, but only one returns to give glory to God by thanking Him. The reason the one man returned to thank God, whereas the other nine did not, is that his...

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The Ministry of Music in Worship

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All of our lives, everything we do, can be an act of worship in response to God’s Love for us in Christ. For Lutherans, corporate worship is not simply a pleasant option; it is the indispensible and central work of the gathered Christian community from which all other facets of the...

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Period of Transition

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Psalm 133:1How good and pleasant it is when God’s People live together in unity! The Psalm-writer expresses, in this very clear statement, the desire God has for each of us in our relationships – in our families, and in our church family; and in our spheres of influence in this...

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