He Will Send Showers of Blessings

He will send showers of blessing, Blessings to comfort and cheer

Author: E. A. Hoffman
Tune: [He will send showers of blessing] (Hoffman)
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 He will send showers of blessing,
Blessings to comfort and cheer;
He will send showers refreshing;
Lo! even now they draw near.

Showers of blessing, showers refreshing,
Bountiful rains from above,
Heaven is sending as we are bending
Low at this throne of God’s love.

2 Lo! there are times of reviving
Coming from heaven above,
Kindling our hearts to new fervor,
Quick’ning our faith and our love. [Refrain]

3 Mercy-drops round us are falling
Full of salvation and grace,
And the warm glow of the Spirit
Kindles anew in each face. [Refrain]

4 O for the Spirit’s infilling!
O for more faith and more love!
O for more grace and more power!
O for new life from above! [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Matchless Love: for evangelistic services, devotional meetings and Sunday schools #102

Author: E. A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: He will send showers of blessing, Blessings to comfort and cheer
Title: He Will Send Showers of Blessings
Author: E. A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: Showers of blessing, showers refreshing
Copyright: Public Domain


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Songs of Matchless Love #102

The Baptist Hymn and Praise Book #d162

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