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He cares for even me

My heavenly Father cares for even me

Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Tune: [My Heavnely Father cares for even me]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 My Heavn’ly Father cares for even me;
His arms of love surround me day by day;
No night so dark that Jesus cannot see;
He loves and cares for me alway.

Refrain:
I know He cares for even me;
He love, He cares so tenderly;
I know not, Lord, how it can be,
But, oh, He cares for even me.

2 I cannot stray from out His precious sight;
Beneath His wings my soul doth rest secure;
His hand of love, will ever guide aright;
Kept by His pow’r I shall endure. [Refrain]

3 He cares for me—what peace untold is mine!
Though dark the way, He will not let me go;
Whate’er befall, dear Lord, I still am Thine,
And Thou wilt care for me, I know. [Refrain]

Source: Rodeheaver's Gospel Songs for church, Sunday Schools and evangelistic services #98

Author: Avis B. Christiansen

Avis Marguerite Burgeson was born in 1895 and lived in Chicago all her life. She attended the Moody Church, pastored for many years by Dr. Harry Ironside. In 1917, Avis Burgeson married Ernest Christiansen who later became a vice president of Moody Bible Institute. She was a modest and retiring woman, and sometimes used pen names: Avis Burgesson, Christian B. Anson and Constance B. Reid. She began writing poems in childhood, and before her death in 1985 had written thousands of them. She died in 1985. NN, Hymnary  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My heavenly Father cares for even me
Title: He cares for even me
Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Refrain First Line: I know he cares for even me



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