Tag Archives: Roger E. Bruner

Silver and Gold (w/Monologue Two)

[From the musical drama, Song of Plenty.] Monologue Two: GIRL (continuing letter). . . Mom and Dad, they WERE happy! I couldn’t keep from smiling a little just from being near them. Yet it made me feel all the more … Continue reading

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Then Dawned Sunday

Then dawned Sunday, the first day of the week, When into the garden silently came Troubled women to anoint the body of the Lord, Who–Friday on a cross–had been slain. These women had endured his trial; these women watched him … Continue reading

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Our King, Triumphant

(NOTE: Because today is Palm Sunday, I’m posting now instead of Wednesday.) Come listen, friends and strangers, too; You’ll never guess what’s happening. That Jesus fellow’s coming into town. You know just the one I mean; He resurrected Lazarus. That … Continue reading

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God Loves the World So Much

God loves the world so much That He gave His only Son So all who believe in Him Will not die, But have life everlasting. Yes, God loves the world so much That He gave His only Son. God did … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Dirt

When I get up in the morning, I jump into the shower. I turn the water on full force And lather up some soap. Then I commence to scrubbing From my head down to my toes, So I won’t keep … Continue reading

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Now Let Me Share it with You!

When Jesus Christ was born upon the earth, Son of God, yet fully man, His Father sent a choir of angels To announce the good news. “Glory to God, peace on the earth, Good will from God to man. Christ … Continue reading

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Call Upon the Lord

Why should life discourage you so? Why despair when you’re feeling low? Let the Lord be the strength of your heart. Call upon His name, call on His name. Let God be your shelter and your strength, An ever-present help … Continue reading

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A Rare and Sweet Perfume

(You may find a lead sheet for this song here and a very old recording here.) We are called to share God’s Good News Like a rare and sweet perfume Whose fragrance gives life, But–if rejected– It becomes the stench … Continue reading

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Quench My Thirst, Lord

(I’ve updated a number of the lyrics from what you’ll hear on this very old recording, but at least it’ll give you an idea of what it sounds like.) Quench my thirst, Lord; Fill my life with things that always … Continue reading

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His Life for Mine

You may listen to a recording of this song here. I was God’s enemy Till He made me His friend, Giving the greatest gift, His life for mine. God gave Himself through Christ; His Son He sacrificed. He died to … Continue reading

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