Joey And Rory Seeing The Light: They say that at Christmas time emotions run high, and you feel more than you do the rest of the year. Â I think thatâ€™s probably true. Â Though she managed a smile most of the time, Joeyâ€™s heart was heavy and she was feeling some things she hadnâ€™t beforeâ€¦
A sadness. Â A fear of the unknown. Â And even some anger â€“ not at God, just at her situation I suppose. Â Itâ€™s not easy for her to be as excited about what the new year holds in store as it was last year.
But she says sheâ€™s seen the light, and sheâ€™s over that nowâ€¦
If you donâ€™t know who Bill Gaither and his wife Gloria are, you should take a moment and look them up.Â Theyâ€™re legendary songwriters and artists in the gospel music world. Â Billâ€™s song â€œHe Touched Meâ€ has been recorded by everyone and his brother, including Elvis. Â And the hymnals in most churches around the country are filled with pages and pages of their songs of faith, inspiration and hope. Â Songs like â€œBecause He Livesâ€, â€œSomething Beautifulâ€ and â€œJesus, Thereâ€™s Just Something About That Nameâ€ to name a few.
But before Bill made the history books, he was an English teacher in the local high school here in Joeyâ€™s hometown, and Gloria taught French. Â Both Joeyâ€™s daddy and mama were students of theirs in the late 1960â€™s. Â And though in the past 50 years the Gaithers have grown a music empire and are known the world-over, they still live in the same small town and are a part of every day life here in Alexandria.
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