Jesus never forsakes

Deep in my heart, like a river

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Tune: [Deep in my heart, like a river]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 Deep in my heart, like a river,
Flows the assurance divine
That Jesus, the Savior of sinners,
Is now and forever mine.

Jesus will never forsake me,
My trials and strength He knows;
Safely He’ll guide me,
Surely will hide me
From ever the last of foes.

2 Though I may often forget Him,
Often be selfish and blind,
He never will leave me to perish,
So patient is He, and kind. [Refrain]

3 Friends I call dearest may fail me,
Yet He is ever the same;
He comes to my rescue whenever
I call on His blessed name. [Refrain]

4 Why should I fear for the morrow,
When He is mindful of me,
Or why should I tremble at sorrow,
With such a defense as He? [Refrain]

Source: Williston Hymns #32

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel

Pseudonyms: C. D. Emerson, Charlotte G. Homer, S. B. Jackson, A. W. Lawrence, Jennie Ree… Go to person page >

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First Line: Deep in my heart, like a river
Title: Jesus never forsakes
Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Refrain First Line: Jesus will never forsake me
Copyright: Public Domain


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Williston Hymns #32

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