Hymn Session 2

Now entering into the end of two weeks unable to sing for the services at several area nursing homes I am making short sing along video sessions of hymns that people have loved over the years. If you’re getting a bit of cabin fever like we are why not join in. When we lift up…

Hymn Sing

As I can’t get out to sing for my precious friends at nursing home I made this slightly less than professional hymn sing of some of the well loved songs from the past. I pray this may be a blessing for someone out there today (or tonight)

Counting Blessings

Some people from a church in Alabama were talking to me at the annual Strawberry festival here in Florida. They asked me if I could guess three things that God could not do. The first one I did get right because I knew that God can not lie; but the second I had forgotten which…

Are We Losing Connection?

Are We Losing Connection? One generation shall praise thy works to another, and shall declare thy mighty acts. Psalm 145:4 KJV David talks about singing praise as something older believers must do in order to let the younger generation know what God has done for them. Of course young people in our churches usually know…

Playing Their Song-Part 2

For those of you who like me are trying your best to bring music into nursing home ministry here are a few practical suggestions that have helped in encouraging residents to sing. First, we need to remind ourselves that hearing and voice change over time. None of us still has the vocal range we had…