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530. Hold to God's Unchanging Hand

1 Time is filled with swift transition,
Naught of earth unmoved can stand,
Build your hopes on things eternal,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand.

Refrain:
Hold to God’s unchanging hand,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand;
Build your hopes on things eternal,
Hold to God’s unchanging hand.

2 Trust in Him who will not leave you,
Whatsoever years may bring,
If by earthly friends forsaken
Still more closely to Him cling. [Refrain]

3 Covet not this world’s vain riches
That so rapidly decay,
Seek to gain the heav’nly treasures,
They will never pass away. [Refrain]

4 When your journey is completed,
If to God you have been true,
Fair and bright the home in glory
Your enraptured soul will view. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Time is filled with swift transition
Title: Hold to God's Unchanging Hand
Author: Jennie Wilson
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.7.8.7
Scripture: Psalm 89:13
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Hold_to_Gods_Unchanging_Hand)
Refrain First Line: Hold to God’s unchanging hand
Tune Information
Name: [Time is filled with swift transition]
Composer: Franklin L. Eiland
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.7.8.7
Key: A♭ Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Hold_to_Gods_Unchanging_Hand)



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