I'll serve him today

Somewhere there's a soul that is lonely

Author: C. Benjamin Hopkins
Tune: [Somewhere there’s a soul that is lonely]
Published in 3 hymnals

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1 Somewhere there’s a soul that is lonely,
And weary from struggling with sin;
Almost overcome by its burdens—
A soul that for Christ I may win.
With heart full of love I will seek it,
Nor ever a moment delay;
I may be in heaven tomorrow—
I’ll bring it to Jesus today.

2 Somewhere there’s a heart in the darkness,
Whose faith in the Christ is not strong;
And, deep in the gloom of life’s shadows,
It longs for the cheer of a song.
I’ll sing for the glory of Jesus,
A song that will brighten the way;
I may be in heaven tomorrow—
I’ll sing it for Jesus today.

3 Dear Master, Thou callest for service,
Then show me the work I should do;
Since courage and strength Thou wilt give me,
I’ll work with a confidence true.
Too late, if I tarry a moment,
O help me at once to obey!
I may be in heaven tomorrow—
So gladly I’ll serve Thee today.

Source: Favorites Number 3: A Collection of Gospel Songs #34

Author: C. Benjamin Hopkins

Born: April 9, 1874, Illinois. Died: October 18, 1943, Chicago, Illinois. Hopkins married Laura Edna Whipple 1901, and they lived in Chicago their entire married life. His works include: Wayside Flowers, 1900 --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

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First Line: Somewhere there's a soul that is lonely
Title: I'll serve him today
Author: C. Benjamin Hopkins
Refrain First Line: I may be in heaven tomorrow

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Evangelaires #d35
Favorites Number 3: A Collection of Gospel Songs #34TextAudio
Songs You Love No. 5 #d22
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