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Fill your life with sunshine

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1 Fill your life with sunshine from those cloudless skies,
Where the never-fading lights in splendor rise;
Fill it with the rays that burn for faith’s clear eyes,
Fill your life with sunshine from above.

Refrain:
Fill your life with sunshine!
Blessed heav’nly sunshine!
Fill your life with sunshine from above!
Fill it with the glory of redeeming love,
Fill your life with sunshine from above.

2 Open wide your heart and let his light shine in,
Driving out all hidden wrong and secret sin;
Let the healing presence now its work begin,
Fill your life with sunshine from above. [Refrain]

3 Let His blessed sunshine on your pathway shine
Turn the eyes of others to the source divine;
Say to all, “that light will gladden thee and thine,
Fill your life with sunshine from above.” [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #134

Author: Edith Sanford Tillotson

Edith Sanford Tillotson was born and lived her entire life in Corona, New York. She wrote hymns for children as well as poems and librettos. 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 >

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First Line: Fill your life with sunshine
Author: Edith Sanford Tillotson

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His Worthy Praise #134

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Songs of Help #128

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