There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

As I thought about the individuals involved with that holy night, I wondered… for whom was that star shining? And for whom does it shine today?

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

Child in a Manger

Words by Sally DeFord; Music by Katherine Wright. This lullaby is my Christmas Card Carol for 2021.

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

Holy Is the Lord

The Lord is “the light which shineth in the darkness.”

Rock of Ages

Rock of Ages

For some reason, the 3/4 time always made me feel like the traditional music just didn’t give the words the weight they deserved. So this arrangement got the 4/4 treatment.

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

He Loves His Little Ones

A very simple song, about a very basic concept… and one of the more challenging things I’ve written.

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

With All My Heart

“O ye that embark in the service of God, see that ye serve him with all your heart, might, mind and strength…”

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

Close as a Quiet Prayer

Heavenly Father is never far away from us, and He will hear us pray anytime, anywhere.

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

Take Time to Be Holy

Text written by William D. Longstaff in the 1800s; and set to an old Irish tune called “Slane.” For solo or SSAATB choir.

There’s a New Star Shining Tonight

Be Thou My Vision

Old Irish text, translated by Mary Elizabeth Byrne in 1905; versified by Eleanor H. Hull in 1912. For solo or SSAATB choir.