When the fam’ly gets together, after evening work is done,

Then we learn to know each other, popping corn and having fun.

Then our father tells a story, mother leads us in a song,

And it seems that nothing in this world could possibly go wrong.

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott, b. 1910. © 1969 IRI

Music: Richard Clinger, b. 1946. © 1969 IRI

This song may be copied for incidental, noncommercial church or home use.

music, The Family

Photograph by Steve Bunderson, posed by models