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Hymn of the Week: To God be the Glory

Greetings my NHCBC family! I love this week’s hymn because it reminds me of a letter. We don’t write letters to inanimate objects instead we put pen and paper together because there is a relationship between the sender and receiver. “To God be the Glory” is a poetic letter of praise, of reminiscing of the great things God has done and ending in…

Hymn of the Week: How Firm a Foundation

Greetings my NHCBC family! “How Firm a Foundation” has a rich history that testifies to the reoccurring theme of unity through diversity because Christ is our edifice. In many ways, this song echos Peter’s words that we are gathered as a chosen people even though we rejected our Redeemer. God is always seeking us out and bringing us together. Even now!…

Hymn of the Week: Blest Be The Tie That Binds

Greetings to my NHCBC family! This week we are focusing on the sequel to the book of Luke: Acts. Specifically, Acts 2: 42-47 where the utopic fellowship of believers is described. I must admit that every time I find myself in this part of the NT, my first reaction is “Really?!” (add sarcastic undertone). I then go down the sceptical path of trying to apply my…

Hymn of the Week: Be Thou My Vision

Greetings to my NHCBC family! And when I mean family I am referencing the entire body of Christ! Choir members, congregational members or new to NHCBC (perhaps we haven’t even met yet!): May the Peace of Christ be with you all! This week we are walking on the road to Emmaus in the book of Luke. I love verse 31: Were not our hearts burning within us while he talked with us…