Who’s at the Helm?

The night is dark, the winds are strong

Author: Anthony J. Showalter
Tune: [The night is dark, the winds are strong]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 The night is dark, the winds are strong,
Who’s at the helm?
To steer the ship of life along,
Who’s at the helm?

When skies are glowing,
When storms are blowing,
Why should we fear when Christ is near?
He’s at the helm.

2 O child of God, be not afraid,
He’s at the helm;
Thor’ cloud and sunshine, light and shade,
He’s at the helm. [Refrain]

3 Trust Him, when high the billows roll,
He’s at the helm;
He knows the rocks, the hidden shoals,
He’s at the helm. [Refrain]

4 Some day the storms will all be past,
He’s at the helm;
He’ll land us safe in port at last,
He’s at the helm. [Refrain]

Source: Gospel Herald in Song #137

Author: Anthony J. Showalter

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First Line: The night is dark, the winds are strong
Title: Who’s at the Helm?
Author: Anthony J. Showalter
Refrain First Line: When skies are glowing


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Gospel Herald in Song #137

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