There Is a Balm arranged by Sonja Poorman. Choir Sacred. SATB choir. Choral (Sacred); Choral Octavo; Worship Resources. Alfred Archive Edition. Sacred; Spiritual. Grade 3. Choral Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.BSC9923).
As she does so well, Sonja Poorman has woven together two beloved spirituals ("There Is a Balm in Gilead" and "Kum Ba Yah" (to create this touching anthem of prayer and supplication. The work is a plea to God to "come by here" and be our healing "balm in Gilead," a constant source of hope in today's troubled times.