185. All Things in Jesus

1 Friends all around us are trying to find
What the heart yearns for, by sin undermined;
I have the secret, I know where 'tis found:
Only in Jesus true pleasures abound.

All that I want is in Jesus;
He satisfies, joy He supplies;
Life would be worthless without Him,
All things in Jesus I find.

2 Some carry burdens whose weight has for years
Crushed them with sorrow and blinded with tears;
Yet One stands ready to help them just now,
If they with faith and in penitence bow. (Chorus)

3 No other name thrills the joy chords within,
And thro' none else is remission of sin;
He knows the pain of the heart sorely tried,
All of its needs will in Him be supplied. (Chorus)

4 Jesus is all this poor world needs today;
Blindly men strive, for sin darkens the way.
O to draw back the grim curtains of night--
One glimpse of Jesus, and all will be bright. (Chorus)

Text Information
First Line: Friends all around us are trying to find
Title: All Things in Jesus
Author: Harry D. Loes
Publication Date: 1980
Scripture: John 1:16; Acts 4:12
Topic: Christ: Comforter; Praise: of Christ
Refrain First Line: All that I want is in Jesus
Tune Information
Name: [Friends all around us are trying to find]
Composer: Harry D. Loes
Key: G Major

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