Lo here I am to do thy will

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1 Lo! here am I to do Thy will, O Lord;
Lo! here am I attentive to Thy word;
Thy will is mine, to do or dare or die—
Only let me know Thy pleasure,
Lo! here am I.

Refrain:
Speed, speed my feet in Thy service so sweet;
With loving hands I will do Thy commands;
Only supply ample grace from on high,—
Master, let me know Thy pleasure;
Lo! here am I.

2 Lo! here am I, and all I have is Thine;
Lo! here am I to do Thy will divine;
On errands for my Saviour would I fly;
Send me wheresoe’er Thou willest,
Lo! here am I. [Refrain]

3 I do not ask for treasures here below;
I do not seek the path before to know,
Only reveal where I shall go, not why—
Master, let me know Thy pleasure,
Lo! here am I. [Refrain]

Source: The Gospel Chorus: for use in prayer meetings, young people's societies and revivals #28

Author: William C. Martin

William C. Martin (1864-1914) Born: De­cem­ber 25, 1864, Hights­town, New Jer­sey. Died: Au­gust 30, 1914, Ri­al­to, Flor­i­da. Buried: Fort My­ers, Flor­i­da. Martin was pas­tor of the Grace Bap­tist Church (for­mer­ly Cra­mer’s Hill), Cam­den, New Jer­sey (1891-4); No­ank Bap­tist Church, Noank, Con­nec­ti­cut (1894-1900); Grace Bap­tist Church, Som­er­ville, Mass­a­chu­setts (near Bos­ton; at the time of his ar­rival there it was noted he was from “Bluff­ton, In­di­a­na”); and the First Bap­tist Church in Ft. My­ers, Flor­i­da, from 1912 un­til his death. Music: MELMORE http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/r/t/martin_wc.htm  Go to person page >

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First Line: Lo here I am to do thy will
Author: William C. Martin
Refrain First Line: Speed, speed my feet in thy service

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