Sowing the seed, preparing for the harvestAuthor: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Tune: [Sowing the seed, preparing for the harvest]
Published in 2 hymnals
Audio files: MIDI
1 Sowing the seed, preparing for the harvest
While the golden sun is high;
What do we scatter, carefully remember,
We must gather by and by.
Sowing, we are sowing for our reaping by and by;
Sowing today, sowing today,
Reaping by and by.
2 Sowing the seed! shall tares or weeds among them
Spring to life and choke the grain?
Scatter the seed ‘mid earnest cultivation,
Honest work for honest gain. [Refrain]
3 Sowing the seed! O blessed occupation!
If we sow in faith and love,
Jesus will give a royal compensation
At the “harvest home” above. [Refrain]
Source: Fair as the Morning. Hymns and Tunes for Praise in the Sunday-School #161
|Instances (1 - 2 of 2)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Bright Light #5||Sowing, sowing, sowing||Sowing the seed, preparing for the harvest||Charles H. Gabriel||1893|
|Fair as the Morning. Hymns and Tunes for Praise in the Sunday-School #161||Sowing the Seed||Sowing the seed, preparing for the harvest||[Sowing the seed, preparing for the harvest]||C. H. G.||1891||Activity and Work | ; Sowing and Reaping ||