So idyllic. The manger, Joseph and Mary, baby in a manger, shepherds kneeling before Him, and a star shining high above the scene. It looks so serene and quiet. In actuality I am guessing it was anything but still or silent.
I can see more than just Mary and Joseph in that stable. People were streaming from all over the country to come to Bethlehem for the census. The inns of the day were probably full days before, and many and to find other shelter. A stable with hay would be a good place for that comfort. Their animals would be there. Donkey’s hee-hawing, cattle lowing, sheep bleating. Maybe even a mouse or two scurrying around screeching. The smell must have been awful with all those animals! The shepherds most likely brought their herd with them. They would not leave them defenseless.
Joseph and Mary had no choice, and our depiction of the scene is what we would like to believe. A silent night, filled with only the wonder of the newborn babe – the King of Kings wrapped in flesh.
Seacoast Worship is again featured in a classic hymn. Who is not touched by this beautiful song? Such a wonderful melody, and so well sung by this up and coming group from South Carolina. I pray this blesses you as it does me.
This is another of my favorites among the one songs. Performed by FFH, it is so melodious and has such great words. If you have not heard this, I am sure it will bless you. Enjoy!
I can;t do Christmas without this version of Silent Night. I think it is the most beautiful song every written of any season. It reaches don into me heart every time. Mannheim Steamroller and Silent Night. Turn up the speakers, put on the headphones, sit back and enjoy a truly remarkable performance.
Hillsong worship with the classic hymn. I love this band and all they do to advance Christian music from year to year. Enjoy.
Sidewalk prophets wrote and perform this new Christmas song. It as a glorious night that night hen the star shone so bright. This joyful song is ell done. Enjoy!
Danny Gokey does a beautiful job with this classic song written my Mark Lowery. I know I have had this song on before, but I love it so much I just had to do another version. It is worth the listen!