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A Messenger of Christ

I would be a messenger of Christ, my King

Author: Bertha Clemans
Tune: [I would be a messenger of Christ, my King]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 I would be a messenger of Christ, my King,
Precious words of promise I would ever bring;
To the sad and lonely ones who never heard,
I would gladly carry His own precious word.

Refrain:
Only just a messenger of Christ, my King,
Marching onward willingly, I gladly sing;
Only just a messenger with tidings sweet,
Pressing forward steadily and swift of feet.

2 I would be a messenger of Jesus’ choice,
Ringing out His promise with a vibrant voice;
Singing of His love and care, that all may hear,
Anthems sweet of Jesus Christ, my friend so dear. [Refrain]

3 We should all be messengers and not refuse
Those who never yet have heard the joyful news;
We must tell of Jesus’ love to souls in need,
Scatter in the hearts of men the gospel seed. [Refrain]

Source: Progressive Sunday School Songs #105

Author: Bertha Clemans

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Text Information

First Line: I would be a messenger of Christ, my King
Title: A Messenger of Christ
Author: Bertha Clemans

Instances

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Songs of Conquest, for Use in Public Worship, Prayer Services, etc. #d79



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