Dear Friend of Hymnary,

As you know, we don't ask for money too often. But we're asking now.

So before you hit the "close" button on this box, please consider a donation to keep Hymnary going.

More than half a million people come here every month -- worship leaders, hymnologists, hymn lovers and more -- people who now have access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet thanks to this site. But keeping all of this afloat does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you please consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by clicking the Donate button below, or you can send a check to Hymnary at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary team,
Harry Plantinga

Wondering

Some folks wonder, why they never shout

Author: S. Henry Bolton
Tune: [Some folks wonder, why they never shout]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Some folks wonder, why they never shout,
‘Tis because they grumble, scold and doubt;
Wonder, wonder, they ever wonder
Why they never shout.

Refrain:
March on, we have won the day,
March on, in Canaan land to stay;
Won it, won it, of course we’ve won it,
We have won the day.

2 Some folks wonder, why we shout so loud,
‘Tis because we live above the cloud;
Wonder, wonder, oh, yes they wonder
Why we shout so loud. [Refrain]

3 Some folks wonder, why we march around,
‘Tis because our Savior we have found;
Wonder, wonder, of course they wonder
Why we march around. [Refrain]

4 Some folks wonder, why we pray so much,
‘Tis because with God we are in touch;
Wonder, wonder, they always wonder
Why we pray so much. [Refrain]

5 Some folks wonder, Why we read God’s Word,
‘Tis because it’s honey ev’ry word;
Honey, honey, ‘tis sweetest honey,
Honey ev’ry word. [Refrain]

6 Some folks wonder, why we’re looking up,
‘Tis because of Christ, our blessed hope,
Coming, coming, of course He’s coming,
Coming soon again. [Refrain]

Source: The Joy Bells of Canaan or Burning Bush Songs No. 2 #13

Author: S. Henry Bolton

 Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Some folks wonder, why they never shout
Title: Wondering
Author: S. Henry Bolton
Refrain First Line: March on, we have won the day



Advertisements