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I'll Go Where He Sendeth Me

My Savior needs helpers from day to day

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [My Savior needs helpers from day to day]
Published in 4 hymnals

Representative Text

1 My Saviour needs helpers from day to day,
To serve Him on land and sea;
And so I am ready to speed away—
I'll go where He sendeth me.

Chorus:
I'll go, I'll go,
A help to my Lord to be;
I'll go, I'll go,
Wherever He sendeth me.

2 So many are needing the Gospel light,
So many mad free would be;
And so, to be useful with all my might,
I'll go where He sendeth me. [Chorus]

3 The way may be dreary and thorny, too,
But His blessed smile I'll see,
And so, for my Saviour my best to do,
I'll go where He sendeth me. [Chorus]

Source: The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #852

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. 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 Savior needs helpers from day to day
Title: I'll Go Where He Sendeth Me
Author: James Rowe
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I'll go, I'll go
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Better Convention Songs, Our 1929 Book #d81

Page Scan

Christian Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #211

Sunday School and Revival Songs No.2 #d133

Text

The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #852

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