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Blessed Sunshine

Scatter smiles and sunshine

Author: Robert H. Walton
Tune: [Scatter smiles and sunshine]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. Scatter smiles and sunshine
In some gloomy place;
Fill each passing moment
With some kindly grace;
Many hearts are aching,
Many homes are sad:
With your smiles and sunshine
You can make them glad.

Chorus:
Scatter the blessed sunshine,
Scatter its light along;
It will cheer and brighten
As you pass it on;
Scatter the blessed sunshine,
Scatter its light along;
It will cheer and brighten
As you pass it on.

2. Loving words, when spoken,
Passing down the years,
Help to raise the fallen,
Check the dropping tears;
Little deeds of kindness,
Little words of love,
Lead the weary wand'rers
To the Lord above. [Chorus]

3. When the souls is hopeless
In the depths of sin,
Whisper words of kindness,
Let the sunshine in.
Brighten up the pathway
With a smile or song;
Help the fallen brother,
Pass the kindness on. [Chorus]

Source: Carols of Hope: a compilation of select sacred songs for use in Sunday schools, praise and young people's services #134

Author: Robert H. Walton

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Text Information

First Line: Scatter smiles and sunshine
Title: Blessed Sunshine
Author: Robert H. Walton
Refrain First Line: Scatter the blessed sunshine
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

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Carols of Hope #134

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Gospel Carols #132

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Gospel Herald in Song #10

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Great Tabernacle Hymns #90

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Inspiring songs No. 1 #81

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Light and Life Songs #10

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Sunshine No. 2 #10

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Twentieth (20th) Century Songs Part One #66

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