I'll Trust in Thee Ever

All sorrow and joys come unbidden to me

Author: Wm. Stone
Tune: [All sorrows and joys come unbidden to me]
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1 All sorrows and joys come unbidden to me,
Life's pleasures and treasures I seek not to see;
Vain hallucinations they ever must be,
Blest Jesus, my Saviour, to thee would I flee.

Chorus:
I'll trust in thee ever, and naught shall e'er sever,
I'm free from the bonds of this world;
I read, "God is love," and now from above
Sweetly he whispers and calls me his child.

2 Why mention the sorrows that burden thy life?
Why enter the conflict of temporal strife?
Since Jesus hath said, "It is not bread alone."
His promise is ever, I'll pilot thee home. [Chorus]

3 I'll trust then in Jesus, for whate'er betides,
My sins are all pardoned with blood from his side;
Oh, brother, if then for our sins he hath died,
Thy wants, tho' they're many, in Jesus confide. [Chorus]

Source: Light in the Valley: a new work of great merit for the Sunday school, revivals, Christian Endeavor, Epworth League, young people's society, and all forward movement along the line of battle... #74

Author: Wm. Stone

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First Line: All sorrow and joys come unbidden to me
Title: I'll Trust in Thee Ever
Author: Wm. Stone
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I'll trust in Thee ever, and naught shall ever sever
Copyright: Public Domain

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