The Payson Choral Society Christmas Concert was indeed a beautiful message about the true meaning of this wonderful season. Even your favorite traditional carols can become a bit monotonous and repetitive because you hear them over and over on the radio and in shopping malls.
Daria Mason directed angelic voices offering carols, new and old, that you don’t often hear. We were led on that divine journey back to the first Christmas with inspiring carols such as Angelic Christmas Fanfare, Breath of Heaven, and Sleep, Holy Child.
We were even treated to an original rendition of a Shepherd’s Carol written and performed by Noble Collins. In a time when God is taken out of schools and government, it was moving to celebrate on a high school stage in our little town of Payson that “He Is Born!”