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I'd 80ar, aud touch the heav'nly strings, And vie with Ga-briel while he sings
1. Sav - iour, teach me, day by day, Love's sweet les-son,- to 0 - bey; 2. With
a child's glad heart of love, At Thy bid - ding may I move; 3. Teach me thus Thy steps to trace, Strong to fol - low in Thy grace; 4. Love in lov - ing finds em - ploy, In
- be -dience all her joy; 5. Thus may I re - joice to show That I feel the love I owe;
Sweet - er les - son can- not be, Lov - ing Him who first loved me.
new that joy will be, Lov - ing Him who first loved me. Sing - ing, till Thy face I Bee, Of His love who first loved me. A-men.
man a-shamed of Thee? A-shamed of Thee, whom an blush to own a star: He sheds the beams of light hopes of heav'n de - pend! No, when I blush, be this
gels praise, di - vine my shame,
He drew me with the cords of love, And thus He bound me to Him; And not a - lone the gift of life, But His own self He gave me. So wise a Coun-sel lor and Guide, So might - y a De - fend - er!
And round my heart still close - ly twine Those ties which naught can sev - er, Naught that I have,mine own I'll call, I'll hold it for the Giv - er, From Him who loves me Now 80 well What pow'r my soul shall sev - er?
For I am His, and He is mine, For-ev - er and for - ev - er.