August 3, 2015

Making Music in Midst of Chaos

By Chaplain Mike. Back in the early 1990's a simple act of heroism caught the imagination of those who learned about it. On May 27, 1992, Vedran Smailovic, principal cellist for the city opera, was practicing his cello in an … [Continue reading...]

Stations of the Cross: The Seventh Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE SEVENTH STATION Jesus falls the second time. Scripture Cursed is the ground because of you; in toil you will eat of it all the days … [Continue reading...]

Music for Holy Week III

For your Holy Week meditations, by Chaplain Mike. "Why," performed by Michael Card. … [Continue reading...]

Stations of the Cross: The Sixth Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Lisa Dye for leading us in today's meditation. THE SIXTH STATION Veronica wipes the face of Jesus. Scripture For God, who said, ‘Let light shine out of darkness,’ made his light … [Continue reading...]

Scandalous Grace of God

This appreciation is by Jeff Dunn. I first met Michael Spencer, via the telephone, after I had my heart turned inside-out by a bit of writing most would never have dared to compose. It was shortly after his (in)famous … [Continue reading...]

Stations of the Cross: The Fifth Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE FIFTH STATION Simon of Cyrene carries the cross. Scripture When they led Him away, they seized a man, Simon of Cyrene, coming in … [Continue reading...]

Music for Holy Week II

For your Holy Week meditations, by Chaplain Mike. "Worthy Is the Lamb," performed by the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir … [Continue reading...]

Stations of the Cross: The Fourth Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE FOURTH STATION Jesus meets his Mother. Scripture Mary responded, “I am the Lord’s servant. May everything you have said about me … [Continue reading...]

Music for Holy Week I

For your Holy Week meditations, by Chaplain Mike. Performed by Karl Richter, Münchener Bach Orchestra and Choir. From St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244, by Johann Sebastian Bach … [Continue reading...]

Stations of the Cross: The Third Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE THIRD STATION Jesus falls the first time Scripture The soldiers took Jesus into the courtyard of the governor’s headquarters … [Continue reading...]