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Step by Step

Representative Text

1 Step by step, every day,
He will lead us all the way;
Nothing can our hearts dismay,
While we follow, follow Jesus.

One step at a time, you see,
Is enough for you, is enough for me;
So we’ll follow faithfully,
Follow, follow Jesus.

2 Step by step, all is right,
Though we walk by faith, not sight;
E’en the darkness turns to light,
While we follow, follow Jesus. [Refrain]

3 Step by step, some glad day,
Homeward we will wend our way;
Never can we go astray,
While we follow, follow Jesus. [Refrain]

Jewels for Juniors, 1911 (Timeless Truths)

Author: Lizzie DeArmond

Lizzie De Armond was a prolific writer of children's hymns, recitations and exercises. When she was twelve years old her first poem was published in the Germantown, Pa. Telegraph, however, it was not until she was a widow with eight children to support that she started writing in earnest. She wrote articles, librettos, nature stories and other works, as well as hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Step by step, every day
Title: Step by Step
Author: Lizzie DeArmond
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Marching on, marching on
Copyright: Public Domain



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Timeless Truths #169

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