He Leads Me Each Step of the Way

To Jesus my all I resign

Author: Thoro Harris
Tune: [To Jesus my all I resign]
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1 To Jesus my all I resign
He changes each loss into gain;
I rest on His bosom divine
And trust Him the path to make plain.

He leads me by night and by day,
He leads me each step of the way;
Thro’ joy or thro’ sorrow right gladly I follow
Wherever He points the way.

2 I never His will would outrun,
I never would loiter behind;
But walking with God’s holy Son,
The joy of His presence I find. [Chorus]

3 What wonderful gifts are in store
For me at the end of this race;
When I, with the saints gone before,
Shall gaze on His glorified face! [Chorus]

Source: Kingdom Songs: for use in the Sunday School, the young people's meeting, the devotional service #87

Author: Thoro Harris

Born: March 31, 1874, Washington, DC. Died: March 27, 1955, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Buried: International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. After attending college in Battle Creek, Michigan, Harris produced his first hymnal in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1902. He then moved to Chicago, Illinois at the invitation of Peter Bilhorn, and in 1932, to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He composed and compiled a number of works, and was well known locally as he walked around with a canvas bag full of handbooks for sale. His works include: Light and Life Songs, with William Olmstead & William Kirkpatrick (Chicago, Illinois: S. K. J. Chesbro, 1904) Little Branches, with George J. Meyer & Howard E. Smith (Chicago, Illi… Go to person page >

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First Line: To Jesus my all I resign
Title: He Leads Me Each Step of the Way
Author: Thoro Harris
Refrain First Line: He leads me by night
Copyright: Public Domain


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Kingdom Songs #87

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