Stories of Christmas Carols
- Publish Date: 1996-10-01
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Ernest K. Emurian
Ernest Emurian reveals the inspirational stories behind our most beloved Christman carols.
Complete with lyrics to the carols, this book can be used in a variety of ways to enhance the richness of the Christmas season. Worship leaders can share background information on the songs. Sunday school teachers and small group leaders can use the stories as material for Christmas lessons. Pastors can draw illustrations for sermons.
Among the sketches are stories about irascible newspaper editor James Montgomery ( Angels from the Realms of Glory ) and immortal poets Charles Wesley ( Hark, the Herald Angels Sing ) and Isaac Watts ( Joy to the World ).