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Rev. Doug Nicely, pastor of Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Collinsville, Illinois, joins host Gary Duncan to reflect on the catechism and scripture.

Rev. Doug Nicely, pastor of Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Collinsville, Illinois, joins host Gary Duncan to reflect on the catechism and scripture.

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United States

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Rev. Doug Nicely, pastor of Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Collinsville, Illinois, joins host Gary Duncan to reflect on the catechism and scripture.

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@KFUORadio

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English

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314-965-9000


Episodes

Savior Like a Shepherd Lead Us

5/5/2022
On this week's program Rev. Doug Nicely talks with Gary Duncan about Good Shepherd Sunday. Doug also shares the hymn “Savior Like a Shepherd Lead Us”. Hear the interesting backstory of this hymn.

Duration:00:08:59

Christ Arose

4/28/2022
On this week's program Rev. Doug nicely shares with Gary Duncan an Easter hymn written in 1874 by Robert Lowry a professor of literature at Bucknell University. He was also a minister and hymn writer. The hymn that Doug sings for us is “Christ Arose” inspired by Mathew's Gospel.

Duration:00:08:00

Come, We That Love the Lord

4/14/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely and Gary Duncan talk about Robert Lowery and Issaac Watts hymn "Come, We That Love the Lord" also known as “Marching to Zion”. Hear the back story of this hymn that is perfect for Holy week.

Duration:00:11:38

Am I the Soldier of the Cross

4/7/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely discusses with Gary Duncan the Issac Watts hymn based on 1st Corinthians 16, “Am I the Soldier of the Cross”. Listen and hear some interesting aspects of this hymn.

Duration:00:08:21

Isaac Watts

3/31/2022
Gary Duncan continues the conversation with Rev. Doug Nicely about Isaac Watts and his Lenten themed hymns. Listen and learn more about Isaac Watts who lived 300 years ago and hear how he got in trouble from writing hymns.

Duration:00:08:09

Not All the Blood of Beasts

3/24/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely shares with Gary Duncan another Lenten themed hymn from Isaac Watts This week we will learn about the hymn, "Not All the Blood of Beasts".

Duration:00:06:58

Hymn Writers

3/10/2022
On this week's podcast Rev. Doug Nicely talks with Gary Duncan about three different hymn writers. Hear about John Wesley, Isaac Watts and Fanny Crosby.

Duration:00:07:35

When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

3/3/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely Discusses with Gary Duncan the Lenten hymn “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross”. Pastor Nicely walks us through this hymn and helps us to focus on the lyrics.

Duration:00:08:50

Oh, the Deep Deep Love of Jesus

2/24/2022
Pastor Doug Nicely discusses with Gary Duncan the Golden Rule also known as the Royal Law. Pastor Nicely shares an example of this from Martin Luther. He also gives us a connection to the hymn “Oh, the Deep Deep Love of Jesus”.

Duration:00:08:32

Blessed Are They

2/17/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely shares with Gary the hymn “Blessed Are They." He connects this hymn to the "blessed are you" beatitude from this past Sunday’s readings.

Duration:00:09:37

Isaiah 6

2/10/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely discusses with Gary Duncan Isaiah 6, the scripture reading from Sunday. He also shares a hymn he used this past week to reinforce that reading.

Duration:00:09:21

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling

2/3/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely discusses with Gary Duncan 1 Corinthians “The Love Chapter". Pastor Nicely also shares insights of a related hymn, “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling”.

Duration:00:09:20

The Lord Is My Shepherd, I'll Not Want

1/27/2022
Rev. Doug Nicley chats with Gary Duncan about the book of Psalms, often referred to as the hymn book of the Bible. Pastor Nicely also shares with us the hymn “The Lord Is My Shepherd, I’ll Not Want” and the song from Amy Grant “Thy Word” which has an interesting back story.

Duration:00:09:44

Songs of Thankfulness and Praise

1/20/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely and Gary Duncan continue to discuss Epiphany and Pastor Nicely helps define the meaning of Epiphany. He also shares the hymn “Songs of Thankfulness and Praise”.

Duration:00:08:48

Baptized into Christ

1/13/2022
Rev. Doug Nicely and Gary Duncan discuss Epiphany and our baptism into Christ. Did you know that when we are baptized into Christ we are also baptized into His death? Listen and learn about baptism and our daily walk with Christ.

Duration:00:08:26

Christmas Carols

12/16/2021
Rev. Doug Nicely shares with us some carols and digs deeper into their meanings as he and Gary discuss rejoice week in the church year.

Duration:00:08:05

On Jordan's Bank the Baptist's Cry

12/9/2021
Pastor Doug Nicely talks with Gary about the second week in Advent and focusses on the hymn “On Jordan’s Bank the Baptist's Cry”.

Duration:00:08:21

Come, Thou Redeemer of the Earth

12/2/2021
Pastor Doug Nicely and Gary Duncan talk about a poem from St. Ambrose that became the hymn "Come, Thou Redeemer of the Earth".

Duration:00:08:51

Now Thank We All Our God

11/25/2021
Pastor Nicely and Gary chat about Thanksgiving and the biblical reason for a day of thanks. Pastor also shares with Gary the hymn, "Now Thank We All Our God".

Duration:00:08:41

Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus

11/18/2021
Gary Duncan and Rev. Doug Nicely talk about the life of Dudley Tyng and how he inspired the hymn "Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus".

Duration:00:08:11