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44. Are You Helping Somewhere?

1 Are you helping somewhere in the world of woe,
That its heavy burdens may the lighter grow?
Is your life a blessing wheresoe’er you go?
Love and help are needed ev’rywhere.

Love and help are needed ev’rywhere,
In the homes of sorrow, in the homes of care;
Are some hearts the happier for your living here below?
Do you scatter sunshine wheresoe’er you go?

2 Are you helping somewhere in the world of care?
Do you with your brother pain and sorrow share?
You will find your burdens lighter far to bear,
While you’re helping others anywhere. [Refrain]

3 Are you helping somewhere in the world of sin?
Do you seek the erring feet to gather in?
You may precious treasures for the Master win
By your faithful service ev’rywhere. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Are you helping somewhere in this world of woe
Title: Are You Helping Somewhere?
Author: F. S. Shepard
Publication Date: 1904
Refrain First Line: Love and help are needed ev'rywhere


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