New Year’s Song by Over The Rhine, from their album Blood Oranges In The Snow. Happy New Year everyone. “New mercy comes with every morning The unexpected with no warning For loved ones who’ve gone on before Sing me Auld Lang Syne New mercy comes with every morning The unexpected with no warning Let the …

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As thoughts of Christmas give way to those of New Year the most apt way to leave Christmas Songs 2017 is with Kate Rusby’s rendition of Here We Come A Wassailing. “Wassailing” is the practice of going door to door singing Christmas songs and wishing folk well. A blessed new year to anyone reading.

Close to the end of Christmas Songs 2017. Here’s Sufjan Steven’s version of The Coventry Carol, a song derived from the biblical text dealing with Herod’s slaughter of the innocents. The vocal on this features Marla Hanson. 1. Lully, lullay, Thou little tiny Child, Bye, bye, lully, lullay. Lullay, thou little tiny Child, Bye, bye, …

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Song: In Christ Alone Welcome: Call to Worship Song: Man Of Sorrows Prayer Of Confession Song: Blessed Assurance Affirming our Faith: The Apostle’s Creed Song: Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow Bible Reading: Obadiah 1 – 21 – Obadiah’s prophesy is directed at the descendants of Esau, Edomites, yet sacred Scripture is given to …

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Star Of The East is yet another Christmas song that I hadn’t heard before. The lyrics are translated to English by George Cooper, presumably from the German of Alfred Hans Zoller. The music is by Amanda Kennedy. This rendition is by Judy Garland of all people. Apparently it was released in the 1940s. It contains …

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