This is a Christmas poem written by Susan in 2016, read for you by none other than the author herself, just a few days ago. It will first premiere here and on YouTube December 24th at 7PM (after our Christmas Eve Candlelight Service) but of course, you can revisit it at any time after! Enjoy.
Christmas Poem (1987)
Christmas 1987 Christmas is coming! Such a happy time of year,God cam to Bethlehem, birthed on the hay.When folks return home to visit those, they hold dear,With love gifts for dear ones, with thanks for the dayHis mother laid him in cattle stallWhile God called shepherds one and all.And angels caroling overhead.Summoned them me to […]
Christmas Poem 2021
Christmas 2021. It is now the month of December,And 2021 is the yearIn jus a couple of weeksChristmas will be here.Last year, we thought by nowCover 19 would be long gone,But instead, the 4th wave is here,And it’s spreading, growing strong.It’s time we stopped complainingAnd instead, accept the fact.We are the ones controlling the spreadBy […]
“Christmas Poem” – Susan Bain-Glenholme
This is a Christmas poem written by Susan some 30-odd years ago, read for you by none other than the author herself! It will first premiere here and on YouTube December 24th and 8:30PM (right after our second Christmas Eve Candlelight Service) but of course, you can revisit it at any time! Enjoy.
Gone But Not Forgotten
“GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN” In our country Canada everyone now livingShould feel shame and disgrace, beg to be forgivenSharing responsibility for the horrible news of lateIn another residential school, children’s lives were at stakeHow could crime happen without authority knowing moreWhat happened to these children, missing by the score?For years we have heard of closing […]
Who sang to me with joy and mirthAs she prepared for the day of birth,Sewing and knitting when day was o’erThose little garments that I wore? My Mother! Who breathed a sigh of tired blissWhen she heard my cry and placed a kissOn my flailing, wrinkled naked formThat very day when I was born? My […]
Thanksgiving Amid Covid 19
I’ve heard it said “There’ll be no Thanksgiving this year”But Covid can’t just make thanksgiving disappear.Perhaps big family get togethers won’t happen, that is true,It all depends on what Thanksgiving means to you. Now, while this pandemic is raging through our land,Our Governing bodies have taken an astronomic stand.They have drawn up rules and guidelines […]
OUR WORLD By Susan Bain-Glenholme Our world, oh Lord is living in turmoil and distress, Wondering what has happened to get us in this mess. When will this pandemic of death ever cease? When we turn to you, the giver of Peace. Our sacrifice and sorrows, sweat, toil and tears, Will one day be just […]
THANKSGIVING 2019 It’s time to count our blessings and thank our Lord and King For how we are loved and cared for, so let our praises ring. We are so very thankful Lord, for this country where we live For the bounty of the harvest, all the blessings that you give. For the beauty of […]
The Very First Christmas (2012)
The Very First Christmas The day had seemed long As they reached Bethl’em town, At last they’d find shelter And get settled down. Joseph felt some concern As Mary knew the time was near, For the pains were increasing They were finally here. As they stopped at the inn Joseph helped her alite From the […]