Wonder Work

Wonder Work Lyrics by Lois Rae Carlson Music by Carol Crowder Phillips My being is engaged in The discovery of who You are, Dear Father-Mother. This work of discovery commanded My attention long before There was ever a dream of ‘I want, need, must have,’ Long before desperation lied About reliable pleasure, Long before I […]

In the Early Morning Darkness

In the Early Morning Darkness Lyrics by James Michael Phillips Music by Carol Crowder Phillips In the early morning darkness He sat His thoughts knowing no bounds. In the early morning darkness It was not so crowded. And it was easy for him to visit his friends Embracing each with his thoughts Loving each with […]

Arise, Shine!

Arise, Shine! Lyrics from Isaiah 60: 1-3, 19, 20; Matthew 5: 16; Psalm 84: 11 Music by Carol Crowder Phillips Arise, shine; for thy light is come, And the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee. For, behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, And gross darkness the people: But the LORD shall arise […]

Satisfied

Satisfied Lyrics by Mary Baker Eddy Music by Elizabeth Ragsdale It matters not what be thy lot, So Love doth guide; For storm or shine, pure peace is thine, Whate’er betide. And of these stones, or tyrants’ thrones, God able is To raise up seed—in thought and deed— To faithful His. Aye, darkling sense, arise, […]

So Love Doth Guide

So Love Doth Guide Lyrics by Mary Baker Eddy Music by Jennifer Nubel It matters not what be thy lot, So Love doth guide; For storm or shine, pure peace is thine, Whate’er betide. And of these stones, or tyrants’ thrones, God able is To raise up seed — in thought and deed — To […]

The Great Rock

The Great Rock Lyrics by Mary Baker Eddy Music by Lea Schmidt-Rogers The great rock gives shadow, shelter. The sunlight glints from the church dome, Glances into the prison cell Glides into the sick chamber, Brightens the flower, Beautifies the landscape, Blesses the earth. The great rock gives shadow, shelter. The sunlight glints from the […]

It Shall Be No More

It Shall Be No More Lyrics and music by Elizabeth Ragsdale Scenes from the past, happy and sad, Come up for your review. If Love divine was not directing, The story is not true. Unsee what God could not see, And it shall be no more, no more. Mem’ries of hurt do not belong In […]

Willing Heart and Ready Hands

Willing Heart and Ready Hands Lyrics and music by Elizabeth Ragsdale With walls broken down and a city in ruins, Nehemiah cried. With a sword and hammer and prayer, He refused to be ensnared. Peace restored and walls fortified With his willing heart and ready hands, His willing heart, ready hands. Ruth and Naomi wept […]

Sweet, Bittersweet

Sweet, Bittersweet Lyrics by Elizabeth Ragsdale Music by Enrique Granados Arrangement by Michael Butkus-Bomier and Elizabeth Ragsdale I hungered for truth that the world cannot give. Bowed my head and asked to be fed. A friend placed a book on my table and said, Here’s the Science of Christ. Come and dine. Read ev’ry page, […]

Love Reigneth

Love Reigneth Text from I Chronicles 16: 25, 27, 31-34 Music by Ann Stephan Let the heavens be glad And let the earth rejoice Let the nations sing with one voice: Love reigneth Let the sea roar and the fulness thereof Let the fields rejoice in God’s love Love reigneth Great is the Lord And […]