Walking, Talking Trusting, Living

Walking with Jesus, O fellowship so sweet

Author: Avis B. Christiansen; Author: L. G. Hall
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Walking with Jesus, oh, fellowship sweet!
Walking with Him hour by hour;
Talking with Him, as I work for His cause,
Trusting in His mighty power.

Walking and talking with Jesus, my friend,
Walking and talking with Him;
Oh what rapture divine, oh, what happiness mine,
As I walk and talk with my friend.

2 Walking with Jesus helps burdens grow light,
Making the trials grow dim;
Telling Him all of my joy and my cares,
Casting it all upon Him. [Refrain]

3 Walking with Jesus while doing His will,
Wearing the yoke of His love;
Learning the patience that comes from His strength,
Gaining the grace from above. [Refrain]

4 Walking with Jesus each day of my life,
Walking with Jesus, my friend;
Talking with Jesus as we journey on,
Till all life’s journeys shall end. [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #23

Author: Avis B. Christiansen

Avis Marguerite Burgeson was born in 1895 and lived in Chicago all her life. She attended the Moody Church, pastored for many years by Dr. Harry Ironside. In 1917, Avis Burgeson married Ernest Christiansen who later became a vice president of Moody Bible Institute. She was a modest and retiring woman, and sometimes used pen names: Avis Burgesson, Christian B. Anson and Constance B. Reid. She began writing poems in childhood, and before her death in 1985 had written thousands of them. She died in 1985. NN, Hymnary  Go to person page >

Author: L. G. Hall

Early 20th Century Copyright records indicate Hall was living in Little Valley, New York, in 1913; Hall was her married name. Her works include: West of the Cayuga (New York: Pegasus Publishing Company, 1940) --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Walking with Jesus, O fellowship so sweet
Title: Walking, Talking Trusting, Living
Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Author: L. G. Hall
Refrain First Line: Walking and talking with Jesus



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His Worthy Praise #23

Youth Sings #114

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