There may be tears to shed as we travel home

Author: Avis B. Christiansen

Avis Marguerite Burgeson was born in 1895 and lived in Chicago all her life. She attended the Moody Church, pastored for many years by Dr. Harry Ironside. In 1917, Avis Burgeson married Ernest Christiansen who later became a vice president of Moody Bible Institute. She was a modest and retiring woman, and sometimes used pen names: Avis Burgesson, Christian B. Anson and Constance B. Reid. She began writing poems in childhood, and before her death in 1985 had written thousands of them. She died in 1985. NN, Hymnary  Go to person page >

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First Line: There may be tears to shed as we travel home
Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Refrain First Line: Only glory by and by

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Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Choice Hymns of the Faith #d418
Favorites Number 1: A Collection of Gospel Songs #80Audio
My Soul at Song #d109
Norman Clayton's Favorites No. 1 #d74
Old Fashioned Revival Hour Songs Compiled #d91
Radio Songs of the Country Church Choir: Singing for Jesus with Chelsea Stockwell #d90
Singspiration One #d7
Songs You Love No. 5 #d25
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