Category Archives: music

Deal Gently With Thy Servants, Lord

It’s been a rough week.  Crazy chaos and just crummy news every time I’ve turned around.  Those of you who are prayer warriors, please pray for our friends who not only discovered that their oldest son has pancreatic cancer but … Continue reading

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Music to sooth the savage soul

Just kidding. Your soul isn’t savage. I hope. But in case you need soothing, I have just the thing for you. I’ve written about Cynthia before HERE. I couldn’t resist this song. It’s not a new recording and it’s not … Continue reading

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Streaming down memory lane

Just for my entertainment…and BHS alumni, I give you our school song, written by Dorothy McIntosh…the Brownwood High School acapella Choir performing The Alma Mater. Please excuse one tiny skip…”state”…no idea why. Maybe someone has a record that is scratch-less??? … Continue reading

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And another thing…what happened to the Misty Mountains?

Sorry.  I really don’t want to sound like a whiner.  Or a Tolkien snob/geek/nerd.  Or a music snob/geek/nerd. But. Why in the name of All Things Tolkien, did we not hear the “Misty Mountain” theme song?  Not a note.  I … Continue reading

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Welcome Home!

After a great, smooth, wonderful trip, I was home!! Where I found a daughter-in-law hospitalized, four granddaughters who needed a sub mom, relatives coming the next day…and no water in the guest bathroom, no soft water because “someone” forgot to … Continue reading

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Deal Gently With Thy Servants, Lord

It’s been a rough week.  Crazy chaos and just crummy news every time I’ve turned around.  Those of you who are prayer warriors, please pray for our friends who not only discovered that their oldest son has pancreatic cancer but … Continue reading

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A Shape Note Tutorial?!

Do you know what “shape note: singing is?  (I’m betting my Church of Christ friends have known all about it for a long time?!) Have you ever heard a group implementing this form of singing? Weirdly enough, I had heard … Continue reading

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