Grace for Every Need

Author: John M. Henson

John Melvin Henson, 1887-1972 Born: August 23, 1887 in Cur­ryille, Georg­ia. Died: Ap­ril 22, 1972, At­lan­ta, Georg­ia. John Melvin Henson, who was born on Aug. 23, 1887, at Curryville, GA, and began teaching in singing schools in 1909. With Homer F. Morris, he founded the Morris-Henson Company. During his lifetime, he produced over 200 gospel songs, including "Anywhere Is Home," perhaps his best known, along with "I’ll Live In Glory," and "Happy Am I," that have appeared in some of our books. "Watching You" was copyrighted in 1915. The copyright was later owned by R. E. Winsett and eventually became the property of Ellis J. Crum. Henson died in 1972. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is joy divine that is ever mine
Title: Grace for Every Need
Author: John M. Henson
Source: Songs of Praise No. 5
Language: English
Refrain First Line: There is grace for every need
Publication Date: 1936
Copyright: Copyright, 1936, in "Songs of Praise No. 5". Owned by Morris and Henson.



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