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There's a Work for Jesus

There's a work for Jesus, ready at your hand

Author: Elsie Duncan Yale (1912)
Tune: [There's a work for Jesus ready at your hand]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 There’s a work for Jesus, ready at your hand,
’Tis a task the Master just for you has planned.
Haste to do His bidding, yield Him service true;
There’s a work for Jesus none but you can do.

Refrain:
Work for Jesus, day by day,
Serve Him ever, falter never; Christ obey.
Yield Him service loyal, true,
There’s a work for Jesus none but you can do.

2 There’s a work for Jesus, humble though it be,
’Tis the very service He would ask of thee.
Go where fields are whitened, and the lab’rers few;
There’s a work for Jesus none but you can do. [Refrain]

3 There’s a work for Jesus, precious souls to bring,
Tell them of His mercies, tell them of your King.
Faint not, nor grow weary, He will strength renew;
There’s a work for Jesus none but you can do. [Refrain]

Source: Timeless Truths #866

Author: Elsie Duncan Yale

Born: Oc­to­ber 21, 1873, Brook­lyn, New York. Died: Jan­u­a­ry 30, 1956, San Ber­nar­di­no Coun­ty, Cal­i­for­nia. Pseudonym: Grace Gor­don. Elsie’s fa­ther was New York Shipp­ing Com­miss­ion­er Charles C. Dun­can. --www.hymntime.com… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a work for Jesus, ready at your hand
Title: There's a Work for Jesus
Author: Elsie Duncan Yale (1912)
Meter: 11.11.11.11 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Work for Jesus, day by day

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Timeless Truths #866TextAudio
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