The 2006 movie Amazing Grace featured the story behind the well-loved text written in 1774. John Newton was a former slave trader and sailor turned preacher. You can imagine that he felt the need for God’s grace in his life. The text was allegedly written for a New Year’s Service in 1774 where Newton preached on 1 Chronicles 17. In that Scripture, the prophet Nathan reports to David that God will bless him and his throne will continue. David then goes before the Lord and asks “Who am I, O Lord God, and......
The Hood Memorial Christian Church Choir will present a new cantata based on early American folk songs and hymns. Sacred Places explores the story of Christ’s ministry, passion and resurrection, emphasizing the locations where these great moments occurred: the Sea of Galilee the Wedding at Cana the Sermon on the Mount Jerusalem the Upper Room the Garden of Gethsemane Golgotha and the Garden of Resurrection. With poignant narrations and scripture, along with beautiful orchestrations, this is a memorable telling of the life of Christ. You are invited! All are welcome! Join us at......
Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian; he led his flock beyond the wilderness, and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. 2 There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire out of a bush; he looked, and the bush was blazing, yet it was not consumed. 3 Then Moses said, “I must turn aside and look at this great sight, and see why the bush is not burned up.” 4 When the Lord saw that he had turned aside to see,......