Walking in the shining way

My heart is filled with joy today, I know that Jesus saves me

Author: Ida M. Budd
Tune: [My heart is filled with joy today]
Published in 13 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My heart is fill’d with joy today,
I know that Jesus saves me;
His presence brightens all my way,
I know that Jesus saves me.

Refrain:
He saves me, He saves me,
I know He saves me now;
Oh, praise His name,
His precious name,
I know that Jesus saves me!

2 When peace is shining in my soul,
I know that Jesus saves me;
When sorrow’s waves around me roll,
I know that Jesus saves me. [Refrain]

3 In calm or storm, in shine or shade,
I know that Jesus saves me;
In hope fulfilled or good delayed,
I know that Jesus saves me. [Refrain]

4 No other joy can equal this,
I know that Jesus saves me;
Since He is mine and I am His,
I know that Jesus saves me. [Refrain]

5 His blood doth for my sins atone,
I know that Jesus saves me;
His love receives me as His own,
I know that Jesus saves me. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 4 #151

Author: Ida M. Budd

Ida M. Budd was born in 1859 in a log cabin in Saginaw County, Michigan. When she was three years old her parents moved to Milford, Michigan. She loved nature and books. She decided to be a school teacher, receiving her teaching certificate when she was fifteen. Her first poem was published in 1881. She is known for her poems for children. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My heart is filled with joy today, I know that Jesus saves me
Title: Walking in the shining way
Author: Ida M. Budd
Refrain First Line: There's sunshine in my soul

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Conquest Hymns, New and Old for all Services #d142
Crowning Day No. 4 #151TextAudioPage Scan
Gospel Herald in Song #37Page Scan
Joyful Praise: for Sunday Schools, young people's societies, devotional and revival meetings #130Page Scan
Melodies of Salvation #d141
New Harvest Bells : For Sunday Schools, Revivals, and all Religious Meetings #35Page Scan
Pentecostal Hymns No. 4, a winnowed collection for young people's societies, church prayer meetings, evangelistic services and Sunday schools #136Page Scan
Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #479Page Scan
Sifted Wheat: a collection of songs for Sunday schools, young people's societies, devotional and revival meetings #101Page Scan
Sing His Praise: for the church, Sunday school and all religious assemblies #d131
Special Songs: for Sunday schools, revival meetings, etc. #3Page Scan
Times of Refreshing: a Winnowed Collection of Gospel Hymns and Songs. Rev. #d122
Times of Refreshing: Old and New Century Hymns and Songs. 20th cent. ed. #d147
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