When I opened my heart's door to Jesus

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: When I opened my heart's door to Jesus
Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Refrain First Line: Deep down in my heart

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Billy Graham Souvenir Edition (New York Crusade) #d22
Choruses for Christian Youth [6th edition] #d67
Favorites Number 2: A Collection of Gospel Songs #45
Ronnie Avalone's Solos #d28
Sing, Sing, Sing #d82
The Chancel Choir #d44



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