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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Day by day I trust my guiding

Day by day I trust my guiding

Author: William C. Martin
Tune: [Day by day I trust my guiding]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Day by day I trust my guiding
To the Shepherd of my soul,
Day by day I look for pardon
To the One who made me whole;
Day by day I ask for wisdom
From the Fount of truth and light,
Day by day my joy grows greater
As I feel His presence bright.

Glory and grace each day;
Glory and grace for aye;
Grace and glory is my portion
From the Saviour day by day.

2 Day by day I trust for manna
To sustain my heav’n-born life,
Day by day my Saviour helps me
In the struggle and the strife;
Day by day He leads me onward
Where the living waters flow,
Day by day my soul is satisfied
With Jesus here below. [Refrain]

3 Day by day the way grows brighter
As I near the golden shore,
Day by day my load seems lighter
Than it was the day before;
Day by day my love increases
As by faith I see the Lord,
Day by day my steps lead upward
To my Saviour and my God. [Refrain]

Source: The Gospel Chorus: for use in prayer meetings, young people's societies and revivals #56

Author: William C. Martin

William C. Martin (1864-1914) Born: De­cem­ber 25, 1864, Hights­town, New Jer­sey. Died: Au­gust 30, 1914, Ri­al­to, Flor­i­da. Buried: Fort My­ers, Flor­i­da. Martin was pas­tor of the Grace Bap­tist Church (for­mer­ly Cra­mer’s Hill), Cam­den, New Jer­sey (1891-4); No­ank Bap­tist Church, Noank, Con­nec­ti­cut (1894-1900); Grace Bap­tist Church, Som­er­ville, Mass­a­chu­setts (near Bos­ton; at the time of his ar­rival there it was noted he was from “Bluff­ton, In­di­a­na”); and the First Bap­tist Church in Ft. My­ers, Flor­i­da, from 1912 un­til his death. Music: MELMORE http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/r/t/martin_wc.htm  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Day by day I trust my guiding
Author: William C. Martin
Refrain First Line: Glory and grace each day



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
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Praise and Promise #136

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The Gospel Chorus #56

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