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Something for Jesus

Just a kind word for Jesus

Author: Lida Shivers Leech
Tune: [Just a kind word for Jesus]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Just a kind word for Jesus,
Speak it while yet you may;
There are so many sad ones,
Walking life’s weary way.

Chorus:
Something for Jesus ev’ry day,
Seed by the wayside, we can sow alway
Words for the Master, deeds of love,
Help us dear Saviour,
The promises to prove.

2 Something each day for Jesus,
O, there is much to do;
Perishing souls are longing,
For a kind friend, and true. [Chorus]

3 Just a kind deed for Jesus,
Swiftly the days go by;
Though you are weak, He’ll help you,
On His strong arm rely. [Chorus]


Source: Kingdom Songs: for use in the Sunday School, the young people's meeting, the devotional service #91

Author: Lida Shivers Leech

Born: Ju­ly 12, 1873, May­ville, New Jer­sey. Died: March 4, 1962, Long Beach, Cal­i­for­nia. Leech spent her child­hood in Cape May Court House, New Jer­sey, and at­tend­ed Co­lum­bia Un­i­ver­si­ty and Tem­ple Un­i­ver­si­ty. She played the or­gan at Be­tha­ny Meth­od­ist Church in Cam­den, New Jer­sey, served as ac­com­pa­nist at evan­gel­i­cal serv­ic­es, and wrote some 500 hymn tunes in her life­time. Sources-- Emurian, pp. 112-3 Reynolds, p. 336 Lyrics-- God’s Way Is Best I Have Re­deemed Thee I’ll Go Any­where No Fault in Him Some Day He’ll Make It Plain Thine for Ser­vice Trust Me, Try Me, Prove Me © 1928 When the Veil is Lift… Go to person page >

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First Line: Just a kind word for Jesus
Title: Something for Jesus
Author: Lida Shivers Leech
Refrain First Line: Something for Jesus every day
Copyright: Public Domain

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Kingdom Songs #91

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