Seek ye the Lord

Come to the fountain so full and so free

Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Tune: [Come to the fountain so full and so free]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Come to the fountain so full and so free,
Plunge in today, it is open for thee;
Come and be washed in the soul-cleansing tide,
Come while the fountain is open so wide.
Hasten, O sinner, no longer delay;
God in his mercy is calling today;
Time is now passing, ere long ‘twill be o’er;
Come, sinner, come, he is calling once more.

2 Seek ye the Lord, he is pleading in love,
Come while he tenderly calls from above;
Think of his goodness in sparing thy soul;
Sinner, O sinner, come now and be whole.
Oh, do not tarry, decide to serve God,
While there is cleansing in Christ’s precious blood;
Soon as thy judge he will close mercy’s door,
Leaving thee hopeless and lost evermore.

3 Sinner, be thoughtful, thy soul is at stake;
Foresee thy doom in the fire of that lake;
Wisely consider thy profit and loss,
Start now for heaven by way of the cross.
God cannot save thee unless thou wilt yield,
Thru wrong decision thy doom may be sealed;
Choose thy salvation today, yes, today;
Hope’s star is going still farther away.

Source: Songs of Grace and Glory: A New and Inspiring Selection of Sacred Songs for Evangelical Use and General Worship #78

Author: Barney Elliott Warren

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First Line: Come to the fountain so full and so free
Title: Seek ye the Lord
Author: Barney Elliott Warren

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Songs of Grace and Glory #78

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