As a Little Child

Representative Text

1 Thine anxious doubts and fears,
Tireed heart, forget them all
And, even as a little child,
Come at the Saviour's call.

Refrain:
Come as a little child
Comes to the mother's breast;
Come as a little child,
To Jesus come and rest.

2 Don't try to understand
Salvation's wondrous scheme;
but simply trust the mighty love
That suffered to redeem. [Refrain]

3 Oh, is not this enough,
To know that Jesus died
To pay for you the debt of sin,
And calls you to His side? [Refrain]

4 Come as a little child
In simple, trusting love;
True, thou art weak, but He is strong
And ruleth all above. [Refrain]

Source: Life Songs: a collection of sacred songs for Sunday schools, young people's meetings and evangelistic services #205

Author: Maud Frazer Jackson

Maud Frazer Jackson USA 1873-1950. It is surmised she lived in PA and/or NJ. She was a religious author, poet, and music compiler, who published her collections of music, including 400 hymns called “Hymns about forgiveness!”, “Wayside Song” (1922), and “Starlight & lamplight” (1928). Her poems were sometimes furnished to newspapers around the country and printed. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Thine anxious doubts and fears
Title: As a Little Child
Author: Maud Frazer Jackson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Come as a little child
Copyright: Public Domain

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Life Songs #205

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The Sheet Music of Heaven (Spiritual Song) #131

The Sheet Music of Heaven (Spiritual Song) #131

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