Drifting Away

Drifting away from God today

Author: W. C. McConnell
Tune: [Drifting away from God today]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Drifting away from God today,
Out in the world to roam;
How sad the heart will ever be,
The heart that once was pure and free,
But wandering now alone.

Refrain:
Drifting away, drifting away,
Drifting, yes, drifting away,
Drifting away, away from God.

2 Drifting away from God today,
From mother, home and friend,
Thro’ stormy winds that blast and blight;
O’er desert sands and mountain height,
Unto a bitter end. [Refrain]

3 Drifting away from God today,
Far o’er the sea of sin;
Oh! who will guide your footsteps sure,
And who will make your soul secure?
’Tis God who dwells within. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8292

Author: W. C. McConnell

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Text Information

First Line: Drifting away from God today
Title: Drifting Away
Author: W. C. McConnell
Refrain First Line: Drifting away, drifting away
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #8292
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #8292

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