1 Lord of my life, whose tender care
Has led me on till now,
Here lowly, at the hour of prayer,
Before your throne I bow.
I bless your gracious hand and pray
Forgiveness for another day.
2 Oh, may I daily, hourly, strive
In heav'nly grace to grow,
To you and to your glory live,
Dead to all else below!
Tread in the path my Savior trod,
Though thorny, yet the path of God.
3 To you my humble praise I bring
For mercies day by day.
Lord, teach my heart your love to sing;
Lord, teach me how to pray.
All that I have and e'er can do
I'll use to serve and honor you.
Source: Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #232
|Instances (1 - 2 of 2)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #232||Lord of My Life, Whose Tender Care||Lord of mylife, whose tender care||O JESU, WARUM LEGST DU MIR||86 86 88||1993||Opening of Service |||<cite>Church of England Magazine</cite>, London, 1838, alt.|
|The Cyber Hymnal #3883||Lord of My Life!||Lord of my life! Whose tender care||WESSEX||Unknown||86.86.88||Appeared in <cite>Church of England Magazine</cite>, February 1838, signed Ω Chelsea|