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I'm glad he saved me

Once lonely I wandered a stranger

Author: Charles E. Ferguson
Tune: [Once lonely I wandered a stranger]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Once lonely I wandered a stranger,
In sin and in darkness did’st roam;
A voice, ‘twas the voice of my Saviour,
So tenderly whispered “Come home.”

I’m glad I sought Jesus and found Him,
I’m glad His salvation is free;
He loosened the fetters that bound me,
And saved me, yes Jesus saved me.

2 ‘Neath His shelt’ring wings I will hide me,
He’ll surely defend me I know;
With this loving Master to guide me,
I’ll go where He wants me to go. [Refrain]

3 I’ve learn’d of His love and it’s greatness—
In serving Him day after day;
I’ve all to His will consecrated—
‘Twill keep me lest from Him I stray. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 5 #75

Author: Charles E. Ferguson

Early 20th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Once lonely I wandered a stranger
Title: I'm glad he saved me
Author: Charles E. Ferguson
Refrain First Line: I'm glad I sought Jesus and found him