Share this on:
 E-mail
15
VIEWS
0
COMMENTS
 
SHARES
About this iReport
  • Not vetted for CNN

  • Click to view ColoradoJoel's profile
    Posted December 23, 2012 by
    ColoradoJoel
    Location
    Clive, Iowa
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Christmas where you live

    More from ColoradoJoel

    Lessons and Carols

     
    The Lessons and Carols program was presented by the music ministry of Faith Lutheran Church in Clive, Iowa, to overflowing crowds at both worship services on the morning of December 16, 2012.

    Performers included the Chancel Choir, the Jubilate Ringers and Confirmation Ringers, the Messiah, Alleluia and Cherub children's choirs, the Winds of the Spirit flute ensemble, the Brass Consort and organist Beverley Duffy. In this photo, Dr. David Johnson, the director of music ministry at Faith Lutheran, is leading the Jubilate Ringers and the Chancel Choir.

    In addition to familiar carols such as O Come, O Come, Emmanuel; What Child Is This? and Angels We Have Heard on High, the ensembles performed John Behnke's The Wonder of Christ's Birth. The Rev. Randy Olson read excerpts from the Scriptures along with poetry by Robert Southwell, George Wither and Gregory of Nyssa.

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.

    Comments

    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story