Tag Archives: Isaac Watts

“Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room”

We have entered into the Christmas season. The season of Advent, where many focus on the coming of Christ. As we enter this time I want to offer two reflections from two great preachers. In his Advent devotional, The Dawning … Continue reading

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The Crown of Thorns

No more let sins and sorrows grow, Nor thorns infest the ground; He comes to make His blessings flow Far as the curse is found, Far as the curse is found, Far as, far as, the curse is found. –Isaac … Continue reading

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When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

It’s time for another hymn. This classic by Isaac Watts, prolific hymn writer of the 1700’s, has had ample time in my thoughts lately. When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain … Continue reading

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Contemplate the Lyrics

Music and song are a gift from God! When it comes to the congregational singing in the weekly worship service, I believe most people would describe it as an encouraging time. Our time of worship through song should also be … Continue reading

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