Seven Words…

1) “Solomon” is much more beautiful in English than in Hebrew. Shlomo just doesn’t quite roll off the tongue the same way.   2) Carendash is “pencil” in Russian and much more artistic in Russian.   3) Solfeggio is “music theory” in Russian and much more musical in Russian. 4) Nay is “yes” in Greek and … More Seven Words…

Emmanuel–God With Us!

This morning at church we sang the old familar chorus, “Emmanuel.” The words are simple and uplifting: Emmanuel, Emmanuel. His name is called Emmanuel. God with us, revealed in us. His name is called Emmanuel. The spirit of the song caused my heart to swell with praise and gratitude. In Hebrew “Emmanuel” means “God (is) with … More Emmanuel–God With Us!