Watching for the King

As I fare on my way to my daily task

Author: Julia H. Johnston
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Julia H. Johnston

Julia Harriet Johnston, who was born on Jan. 21, 1849, at Salineville, OH, in Columbiana County. Her father was a minister and he mother was a poet. She began writing when she was nine years old but really started writing verse in high school. She lived in Peoria, Ill. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: As I fare on my way to my daily task
Title: Watching for the King
Author: Julia H. Johnston
Refrain First Line: Watching, watching each day for my Savior's call



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Gospel Melodies #d12

Select Gospel songs #d7

The Herald #d13

Treasury of Song #d14

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