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Kept by the Power of God

Representative Text

1 Now in the love of the Savior abiding,
Feeling the peace that shall ne'er pass away;
Sweetly I rest since I know He is guiding
Giving me strength to suffice for my day.

Chorus:
Kept by the power of God day after day,
Kept by the pow'r of God, bright is my way!
Safe I abide, close to His side,
Kept by the pow'r of God!

2 Kept by the power of God, I am dreading
Naught that the future is holding in store;
Faith o'er my pathway its radiance shedding,
Kept by the power of God evermore. [Chorus]

3 Clasping His hand Who will never forsake me,
Onward I journey in sunshine of shade;
Safely across death's dark water He'll take me,
Clasping His hand, I shall not be afraid. [Chorus]

4 Kept by the power of God, let me ever
Tell unto others His goodness to me;
Gladly I'll serve Him with earnest endeavor,
As He has blest me, a blessing I'll be. [Chorus]


Source: The Victory: a collection of popular Sunday school songs new and old #108

Author: Maud Frazer Jackson

Maud Frazer Jackson USA 1873-1950. It is surmised she lived in PA and/or NJ. She was a religious author, poet, and music compiler, who published her collections of music, including 400 hymns called “Hymns about forgiveness!”, “Wayside Song” (1922), and “Starlight & lamplight” (1928). Her poems were sometimes furnished to newspapers around the country and printed. John Perry  Go to person page >

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First Line: Now in the love of the Savior abiding
Title: Kept by the Power of God
Author: Maud Frazer Jackson
Refrain First Line: Kept by the power of God day after day
Copyright: Public Domain

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