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While traveling down life's pathway

While traveling down life's pathway

Author: Lola C. Calvert
Tune: [While trav’ling down life’s pathway]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 While trav’ling down life’s pathway,
With sin on every hand,
We’re called to loyal service,
To lend a helping hand;
And looking unto Jesus,
Though dark and lone the way—
He says, “Be not discouraged,
I’m with thee all the way.”

Refrain:
Put your shoulder to the wheel in this world of sin;
Put your shoulder to the wheel, help the world to win;
Put your shoulder to the wheel till the battle’s done,
And the vict’ry shall be won.

2 O loyal Christian soldier,
Go fight the hosts of sin,
Determined not to falter
Till ye the vict’ry win;
Go buckle on the armor
Of pray’r and faith and love,
And marching on triumphant,
You’ll reign with Him above. [Refrain]

3 And when our labors ended,
All weary with the fight,
We’ll see our Savior standing,
All clothed in glory bright;
And hear His joyous welcome,
“O weary wand’rer, come!” [Refrain]
And then we’ll sing forever,
With Him around the throne. [Refrain]

Source: The King of Kings: a choice collection of gospel songs, standard hymns, choruses, children's songs, solos, duets, and quartets together with responsive readings for use in evangelistic meetings... #76

Author: Lola C. Calvert

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Text Information

First Line: While traveling down life's pathway
Author: Lola C. Calvert
Refrain First Line: Put your shoulder to the wheel

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Carmina Sacra #d233

Enduring Hymns #d260

Gospel Bells #d260

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The King of Kings #76

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