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Saved to Serve

Going forth at Christ's command

Author: D. W. Whittle
Tune: [Going forth at Christ's command]
Published in 14 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Going forth at Christ’s command,
Going forth to ev’ry land;
Full salvation making known,
Thro’ the blood of God’s dear Son.

Refrain:
“Saved to serve!” the watchwords ring,
Saved to serve our glorious King;
Tell the story o’er and o’er,
Saved to serve for evermore.

2 Serving God through all our days,
Toiling not for purse or praise;
But to magnify His name,
While the Gospel we proclaim. [Refrain]

3 Seeking only souls to win
From the deadly pow’r of sin;
We would guide their steps aright,
Out of darkness into light. [Refrain]

Source: Sacred Songs No. 1: compiled and arranged for use in gospel meetings, Sunday schools, prayer meetings and other religious services #113

Author: D. W. Whittle

[Also published under the pseudonym El Nathan.]… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Going forth at Christ's command
Title: Saved to Serve
Author: D. W. Whittle
Refrain First Line: Saved to serve, the watchword ring
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

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TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #12026

Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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