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Mind, Brother

Mind, brother, mind you how you speak!

Author: Charles Price Jones
Tune: BOOKER (Jones)
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Mind, brother, mind you how you speak!
Mind, lest you wound the gentle Lord;
Think twice! true heav'nly wisdom seek
Before you utter e'er a word!

2 Stop, brother, mind before you move!
Will Jesus get the glory now?
Does self-will move you or does love?
Consider, brother, what you do!

3 Mind, brother, mind the tho'ts that come,
Seeking your interest to employ;
Are they just holy? e'er you roam,
Away with them, their nature try.

4 Mind, brother, mind you how you speak!
If you would be a perfect man,
Let holy words your silence break,
Sin not in word, you're perfect then.

Source: His Fullness Songs #426

Author: Charles Price Jones

Charles Price Jones born December 9, 1865, near Rome, Georgia. He grew up in Kingston, Georgia, and attended the Baptist church. He was converted in 1884 while living in Cat Island, Arkansas. In 1885 he was called to the ministry and began preaching. In 1888 he attended Arkansas Baptist College and taught school in Grant County, Arkansas. He preached and pastored several Baptist churches. After asking God for a deeper experience of grace and fasting and praying for three days, Jones experienced a closeness with God, and in 1895, along with other Baptist holiness adherents, who taught that a second work of grace can cleanse the Christian of original sin. They started a holiness movement in the Baptist church, and he began teaching holiness i… Go to person page >

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First Line: Mind, brother, mind you how you speak!
Title: Mind, Brother
Author: Charles Price Jones
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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His Fullness Songs #426

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