EXPLANATION OF THE GLOSSING SYSTEM
(to understand how I describe the signs in this translation).
Refrain: JESUS, COME TO US. LEAD US TO YOUR-lf LIGHT. JESUS, TOGETHER US. WHY? WE NEED YOU-lf.
1. LORD WE APPROACH YOU-lf. FOR-FOR? ASK YOU-lf PAY-ATTENTION OUR PRAYER. HELP US FULL HOPE AND YOUR-lf L-O-V-E. Refrain
2. LORD, WE APPROACH YOU-lf . FOR-FOR? PRAISE YOU-lf HELP US DURING SAD TIME-PERIOD. WE KNOW-THAT YOU-lf WITH US WILL. YES, WE KNOW+. Refrain
3. LORD, YOU-lf DO MIRACLE. YOUR-lf GLORY CLEAR (2h)#ALL. WE TRUST YOU-lf. PLEASE COME TO US. Refrain
Notes: COME-DOWN - (2h)[B^] move in circles pivoting at the wrists while eyes gaze upwards as if beckoning God to come down.
LIGHT/CLEAR - (2h)[O^], POs away, FOs up, open to (2h), while separating. For a QuickTime file of this sign, see ASL Pro: Light - 1.
APPROACH - (2h)[B], FOs up, DH PO away, ND is held in front of NDH and palm faces it, then both hands approach one another slightly.
FILLED-UP - [B], PO down, FO > NDS, is held close to body, starts rising from below waist and strikes chin in its rising.
TIME-PERIOD - [T], PO > NDS, FO up, travels in a vertical plane parallel to the NDH and makes contact with NDH [B], PO > DS, FO away. For a QuickTime file of this sign, see ASL Pro: Period - Time.
KNOW-THAT - Starts like KNOW but twists and descends, looking almost like DON'T-KNOW except the hand twists down at the end.
MIRACLE - WONDERFUL(1x) WORK. For an animated gif of this sign, see Animated dictionary of religious signs - Deaf Missions: Miracle.
GLORY - (2h), POs><, FOs away from signer, DH which is on top wiggles fingers while ascending. For an animated gif of this sign, see Animated dictionary of religious signs - Deaf Missions: Glory.
(2h)#ALL - (2h)[A], POs ><, FOs up, are held at shoulder height and move away while opening to (2h)[L].
Refrain: Jesus, come to us; lead us to your light. Jesus, be with us, for we need you.
1. Lord, we come before you, listen to our prayer. Fill us all with hope and your love.
2. Lord, we come to praise you for your faithfulness through night. You will be with us; this we know.
3. Lord, you give us wonders, your glory to all. We believe in you; come to us.
To hear the music (without words), go to Bob's MIDI sequences, hymn-type MIDI sequences. Click on "Jesus come to us".