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The new Christmas Song

on October 15, 2017 - 8:02pm

I have been listening to Josh sing for many years and have had his voice in my heart and head since the very first time I heard him sing. I pre-ordered new Noel Cd from JG store. I opened up e-mails shortly after and there it was The Christmas song. As I listened to every word, I thought these are the words we all need to hear. They are so needed today. We are all equal. We have had enough fear. He tells us in so many words that we can stop war - it is all up to us. We must stop the hate. How brave, how real he is.

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Your beautiful voice and zest for life is helping me get through these very rough , painful days.

on August 31, 2017 - 9:51pm

For many years one of my sons has been a drug addict and suffered from mental illness. It started at 15 and he is now 39. It has been so hard watching him making him making these terrible choices and coming close to death recently and not really making a difference to him. It is so painful to experience your child in the depths of darkness and you can't do a thing.
Josh, your music from when I first heard it many years ago just warmed my heart. The depth of feeling in your vice is so healing.

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A gift I will never forget

on February 24, 2017 - 6:16pm

A month after Christmas my youngest son Joshua and my older son Rodger notified me that their gift to me was that Joshua was going to drive down from Massachusetts, pick me up and take me to The Great Comet. I am 69 years old and reacted like a child being told she was going to Disney. More than that my family knows what a healing effect Josh Groban's music has had on my life. I never thought I would be able to do this. How would I get there? Who would help me around the city? I walk with a cane and cannot walk fast. How will I ever keep up?

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Each day is a blessing.

on January 2, 2017 - 6:55am

I have had a rough year with diagnosis and treatments for breast cancer. Dealt with son and daughter in law that rushed husband and I to move out of , get ready to sell, and put house on market in very short time. They took us to see condos near where they lived while we had our house was on the market. Rushed to make decision. Through all of this my physical and mental health were declining rapidly.

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My Dream Come True- A Meet and Greet I purchased from PBS

on August 7, 2016 - 8:42pm

This past year has been very frightening for me in many ways. I was pushed into moving from my home of thirteen years to a condo in a three month period. Very stressful trying to fit years of things into a much tighter space when you do not feel well. Many things I donated. Had garage sale and threw out many things. While this was going on received diagnosis of breast cancer and was quite frightened about it but received much encouragement from my Grobanite family, doctors, religious people I know and my favorite Josh song "Don't Give Up". This song has taken me through many terrible life situations. I am so thankful that there is a song with such beautiful words and sung by Josh with the most deepest feeling and compassion.

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