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Would you shine for Jesus

Would you shine for Jesus

Author: G. M. Bills
Tune: [Would you shine for Jesus]
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Would you shine for Jesus?
Let His love impart
Ardor to your actions,
Comfort to your heart;
With your soul illumined
By the Spirit’s glow,
You will be a beacon
In this world of woe.

Refrain:
Shining for Jesus,
Bringing light divine
To the sad and erring,
Thus for Jesus shine;
Shining for Jesus,
Bringing light divine
To the sad and erring,
Thus for Jesus shine.

2 Would you shine for Jesus
’Mid the careless throng?
Imitate His graces
AS you pass along;
Make no weak surrender
To the coarse and vile;
Keep your tongue from evil,
And your lips from guile. [Refrain]

3 Would you shine for Jesus
As a mirror true?
Image forth His goodness
As revealed in you.
If you thus reflect Him
Till this life is o’er,
You will in His kingdom
Shine forevermore. [Refrain]

Source: The Gospel Chorus: for use in prayer meetings, young people's societies and revivals #58

Author: G. M. Bills

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Text Information

First Line: Would you shine for Jesus
Author: G. M. Bills
Refrain First Line: Shining for Jesus

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Christian Hymns No. 1 #112

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Junior Praises for use in junior societies and on special occasions #30

Pentecostal Hymns No. 2, a Winnowed Collection for Evangelistic Services #d225

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Praise and Promise #182

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The Gospel Chorus #58

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The Revival No. 3 #71

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