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In the service of the King

In the paths of life from day to day

Author: Elsie Duncan Yale
Tune: [In the paths of life from day to day]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In the paths of life from day to day,
You can make fair blossoms spring,
By the kindly deeds along the way,
In the service of the King.

Refrain:
Just a word, a word of happiness and cheer,
Just a word, glad hope to bring;
O the kindly deeds that we may do while here,
In the service of the King.

2 We can lift a weary load of care,
By a cheerful kindly word;
And the joy divine with others share,
As we point them to our Lord. [Refrain]

3 We can brighten skies so dull and drear,
We can whisper hope divine;
We can lead for Christ, the Helper near,
As for Him we seek to shine. [Refrain]

Source: Jubilate : A Modern Sunday-School Hymnal #147

Author: Elsie Duncan Yale

Born: Oc­to­ber 21, 1873, Brook­lyn, New York. Died: Jan­u­a­ry 30, 1956, San Ber­nar­di­no Coun­ty, Cal­i­for­nia. Pseudonym: Grace Gor­don. Elsie’s fa­ther was New York Shipp­ing Com­miss­ion­er Charles C. Dun­can. --www.hymntime.com… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In the paths of life from day to day
Title: In the service of the King
Author: Elsie Duncan Yale
Refrain First Line: Just a word, a word of happiness and cheer

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Jubilate #147

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