Never Be Afraid

Never be afraid to speak for Jesus, Think how much a word can do

Author: Fanny Crosby
Tune: [Never be afraid to speak for Jesus] (Bradbury)
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1 Never be afraid to speak for Jesus,
Think how much a word can do;
Never be afraid to own your Saviour,
He who loves and cares for you.

Never be afraid, never be afraid,
Never, never, never,
Jesus is your loving Saviour,
Therefore never be afraid.

2 Never be afraid to work for Jesus,
In his vineyard day by day;
Labor with a kind and willing spirit,
He will all your toil repay. [Chorus]

3 Never be afraid to bear for Jesus,
Keen reproaches when they fall.
Patiently endure your every trial,
Jesus meekly bore them all. [Chorus]

4 Never be afraid to live for Jesus;
If you on his care depend,
Safely shall you pass through every trial,
He will bring you to the end. [Chorus]

5 Never be afraid to die for Jesus;
He the life, the truth, the way,
Gently in his arms of love will bear,
To the realms of endless day. [Chorus]

Source: The Little Seraph: in seven character notes, for churches and Sunday-schools #124b

Author: Fanny Crosby

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First Line: Never be afraid to speak for Jesus, Think how much a word can do
Title: Never Be Afraid
Author: Fanny Crosby
Meter: with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Never be afraid, never be afraid
Copyright: Public Domain



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