Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show
By Steve Webb and James Cooper
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Cohosted from England and California, James Cooper and Steve Webb bring you Christmas music, traditions, stories, and memories. A fun show for the whole family!
||LSWC14-03: Lifespring! Why Christmas Show “Mary And Joseph Hear The News”||From the 2007 Lifespring! WhyChristmas series: Today, James and Steve talk about how Mary and Joseph, her betrothed, found out that she would bear a son, even though she had never been with a man, and that this son would be the Savior of the world!||12/20/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||LSWC14-02: Lifespring! Why Christmas Show “It Came Upon A Midnight Clear”||From the 2007 Lifespring! WhyChristmas series… Today, we’re going to hear the story behind the beautiful Christmas carol, “It Came Upon a Midnight Clear.” Written in 1849 by Edmund Hamilton Sears, a Unitarian minister,||12/7/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||LSWC14_01: Lifespring! Why Christmas Show “Why The Twenty-Fifth?”||Welcome To The Show Merry Christmas! Or Happy Christmas to those in the U.K. and others who prefer “Happy” over “Merry”! The Lifespring! Why Christmas show has become a bit of a tradition for many people over the years, and this year,||12/4/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 07 – Merry Christmas!||Merry Christmas! On today’s Christmas Day edition of the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show, James & Steve will will be sharing some Christmas greetings and there’s a chance to hear a very special version of the Christmas Story which was recorded for th||12/25/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 06 – Christmas Carols||Steve’s back with another Lifespring! Why Christmas Show! This time he’ll be finding out about the history of Christmas Carols (although he won’t be singing any – honest!) Instead, they’ll be three Christmas Carols – but not necessarily how||12/22/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 05 – Christmas Trees||On the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show today, James finds out about Christmas Trees. And there’s four more Christmas songs! Find out more about Christmas Trees on whychristmas.com The music in the today’s show: The Waikikis – O Tannenbaum Bryan Du||12/18/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 04 – Christmas Cards||On this edition of the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show, Steve will be explaining just why we send bits of paper to each other in December with the history of Christmas Cards! An there’s some more great Christmas tunes.||12/14/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 03 – St Nicholas to Santa||Today on the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show, James will share the story of how St Nicholas became known as Santa Claus! And today’s Christmas tunes all have a Santa theme to them. Find out more about Santa’s history on whychristmas.||12/10/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 02 – Why the 25th? UPDATE: Corrected audio file.||UPDATE: Sorry! We put the wrong audio file up earlier! The correct file is now here. On the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show today, Steve Webb finds out why we celebrate Christmas on December 25th! And there’s more Christmas music.||12/6/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lifespring! WhyChristmas Show 2012 – 01 – Advent||Happy Advent! On the first show of the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show for 2012 James Cooper of the Christmas information site whychristmas.com will explain all about Advent! There’s also some great Christmas music.||12/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
I was thrilled to find that Steve and James were producing this podcast again! They have been playing hooky for the past couple of years and it's so good to hear them again. It's like having two old friends coming back from a long trip.
By all means check this one out!