Monthly Archives: December 2010

CHRISTMAS LULA BYE Lyric c.2010

  1.Rest, Gentle Mother, the little One is here. Hold Him safe within your arms; angels hover near. Soothe Him with a lullaby, welcome Him with tears. Wrap Him warm in swaddling clothes and quiet all your fears. 2. Watch, … Continue reading

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THE WHITE BIRD c. 2010 donna swanson

  The morning sunlight made the white bird’s feathers shine and sparkle.  But the white bird’s thoughts did not shine or sparkle.  She was sad and worried.  Her master had tossed her up into the air several days ago and … Continue reading

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RACHEL’S DAUGHTERS: The Other Side of Christmas

(Rachel, wife of temple shepherd, Jacob, has come down to Bethlehem to visit her ailing mother.  Heavy with child and unable to sleep, she walks into the courtyard and sits on a bench lost in prayer.) Rachel sat quietly until, … Continue reading

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Christ is Born

CHRIST IS BORN   1. When Christmas bells ring out the news that Christ the King is born, let willing hearts join in the song and pass the word along. Let every hilltop, roof and spire resound the joyous phrase … Continue reading

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TRUE CHRISTMAS

TRUE CHRISTMAS 1. Oh, I loved to sing of Christmas and see candles on the tree. I loved to sing of Mary and the child upon her knee. yes, I loved to sing of Christmas and the beauty of that … Continue reading

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