Middays with Jerry Williams

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Silent Night

Thursday, December 21, 2017

View Full Post   It’s the most recorded song in history, and Jerry explores how “Silent Night” came to be.

For Unto Us

Monday, December 18, 2017

View Full Post   This week Jerry shares portions of the story of the first Christmas during Mid Day Prayer Time, around 10:30 AM and 2:30 PM.

Man Flu, Aussie Spies & More

Friday, December 15, 2017

View Full Post   Jerry started the application process to become an Australian spy this week. That process did not get very far. Plus more highlights from this week’s Mid Days with Jerry Williams.

Joy To The World

Thursday, December 14, 2017

View Full Post   Inspired by passages from Psalms and Genesis, “Joy To The World” has been published in more hymnals than any other song. Jerry takes a look at how it came to be.

Deep Back Story

Monday, December 11, 2017

View Full Post   The Gospel of John doesn’t contain what is traditionally thought of as the story of the first Christmas. But Jerry finds an important portion of Jesus’ back story in the first chapter.

Winter Storm Benji & Gingerbread Dancing

Friday, December 08, 2017

View Full Post   A winter storm and a dancing gingerbread were all part of Mid Days with Jerry Williams this week.

What Child Is This

Thursday, December 07, 2017

View Full Post   There is some mystery surrounding the origins of the carol, "What Child Is This." We know who wrote the lyrics, but the author of the tune is still hotly debated.

An Unbelievable Story Redux

Monday, December 04, 2017

View Full Post   When someone starts a story with, “You’re not going to believe this,” it usually signals that we shouldn’t believe it. But Isaiah starts the chapter on the Suffering Servant in much the same way. At least Jerry reads it that way.

Inflatable Christmas Choir

Friday, December 01, 2017

View Full Post   From inflatable carolers to new selfie stickers and a controversial study, here are the highlights from Mid Days with Jerry Williams for this past week.

Angels We Have Heard On High

Thursday, November 30, 2017

View Full Post   It’s a song that may be nearly as old as the church itself, first sung in the second century, it’s still a favorite today, “Angels We Have Heard On High.” Jerry shares the origins of this Christmas classic.