Sunday, October 30, 2011

On Christ Alone...

Home from church, had to show you all something.  But first let me tell you, today at church we sang this song:

            In Christ Alone
by Keith Getty & Stuart Townend

"IN CHRIST ALONE my hope is found,
He is my light, my strength, my song;
This Cornerstone... "
So when I got home I just had to run down to our barn and show you something.
Our big barn was built in the year 1881. The orignal huge beams and floor are still intact. The roof and siding have been replaced my metal. I want to show you the cornerstone of this old barn.
Here is the cornerstone. Someone years ago etched into this stone "Jesus is the Cornerstone." I love this. Years of wind, rain and some flooding have warn it to wear it is nearly gone.
I love it that the original builders had it etched into this stone. I hope you are enjoying your wonderful day of rest. I would have printed all of the song, but it is copyrighted. It is a beautiful song.In Christ Alone

by Keith Getty and Stuart Townend

"IN CHRIST ALONE my hope is found,
He is my light, my strength, my song;
This Cornerstone... "
Blessings, Kathi
Jesus is “‘the stone you builders rejected, which has become the cornerstone.’
Acts 4:10-12

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

This is one of my favorite songs! I want it sung at my funeral. Travis Cottrell is friends with our worship minister and came to our church with his band. When we sang this with them I thought I had died and gone to heaven...Beautiful!! Thanks for sharing!
Sarah V. North Carolina

Lady Farmer said...

Kathi~
I love that the builders would etch that into the cornerstone ~ A beautiful testiment withstanding the elements and time. Just like Jesus our Cornerstone ~ always the same yesterday, today and tomorrow!
We sang the song today in church! It was so perfect with our powerful message given by our youth pastor!
Blessings!

Ramblings of a Southern Girl ~ Rhonda G said...

I love this song...our choir sings it! Powerful, powerful song!!! :)

Great story behind the cornerstone and the inscription! How awesome!!!

Debbie Kay said...

Oh Kathi, your posts lift my spirit....thank you for sharing.

Love,

Debbie

Sue said...

Awesome,!!! Kathi!
Sue

faith hope love ღ said...

thanks for sharing your beautiful home..i love the barn the recepees i just love your blog! thank you peace be with you...loves from arnhem

Elena said...

Wow, that is so cool! What an awesome corner stone!

Rose of Sharon said...

Great post! Jesus is my rock!

Vicki Perry said...

I stopped in to say I love the blog! Nice! I'm putting you on my favorite links section of my blog. Thanks for joining too!

Take care and bless you as well, Kathi.

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