Sufficient For Thee

Art heavy laden?

Author: Burton H. Winslow
Tune: [Art heavy laden]
Published in 1 hymnal

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Representative Text

1 Art heavy laden?
The Master can see:
No cross so heavy
As He bore for thee!
Now He is saying
To each, “Follow me,
My grace is sufficient,
Sufficient for thee.”

The cross I have giv’n thee to bear,
I know why to thee it is giv’n,
Bear thy cross and a crown thou shalt wear,
I am fitting thy soul now for heav’n.

2 Tried like the Master,
The servant shall be:
Think how He suffered
That thou might’st be free!
Now He is saying:
“Press on trustingly,
My grace is sufficient,
Sufficient for thee.” [Refrain]

3 Able to succor,
The promise have we:
Bearing our burden
He died on the tree,
Now His is saying:
“Fight on manfully,
My grace is sufficient,
Sufficient for thee.” [Refrain]

Source: Exalted Praise: a twentieth century collection of sacred hymns for the church, Sunday school, and devotional meetings #74

Author: Burton H. Winslow

Burton H. Winslow; Saco, Me.; clerk, Pepperrell Mfg. Co., Biddeford, Me.; Baptist; wrote hymns LOC Name Authority Files Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Art heavy laden?
Title: Sufficient For Thee
Author: Burton H. Winslow
Refrain First Line: The cross I have given


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