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2 Thou, Saviour, art the living bread; Thou wilt my every want supply: By thee sustained, and cheered, and led, I'll press through dangers to the sky. 3 What though temptations oft distress,

And sin assails and breaks my peace; Thou wilt uphold, and save, and bless,

And bid the storms of passion cease. 4 Then let me take thy gracious hand, And walk beside thee onward still; Till my glad feet shall safely stand, Forever firm on Zion's hill.

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Living by Faith on the Son of Goa.
SON of God, thy blessing grant,
Still supply my every want;
Tree of life, thine influence shed,
With thy fruit my spirit feed.
2 Tenderest branch, alas! am I ;
Without thee, I droop and die;
Weaker than a bruised reed,
Help I every moment need.

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3 All my hopes on thee depend;
Love me, save me, to the end!
Give me thy supporting grace,
Take the everlasting praise.

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Love to the Saints.

PEOPLE of the living God!

I have sought the world around, Paths of sin and sorrow trod,

Peace and comfort no where found:

2 Now to you my spirit turns,
Turns, a fugitive unblest;
Brethren, where your altar burns,
Oh, receive me into rest.
3 Lonely I no longer roam,

Like the restless wind or wave;
Where you dwell shall be my home,
Where you die shall be my grave.
4 Mine the God whom you adore,
Your Redeemer shall be mine;
Earth can fill my soul no more;
Every idol I resign.

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Christian Fellowship.
BLEST be the tie that binds
Our hearts in Christian love!
The fellowship of kindred minds
Is like to that above.

2 Before our Father's throne
We pour our ardent prayers;
Our fears, our hopes, our aims, are one—
Our comforts and our cares.

3 We share our mutual woes,
Our mutual burdens bear;
And often for each other flows
The sympathizing tear.

4 When we are called to part,
It gives us mutual pain;
But we shall still be joined in heart,
And hope to meet again.

5 This glorious hope revives Our courage by the way;

While each in expectation lives,
And longs to see the day.

6 From sorrow, toil, and pain,
From sin, we shall be free;
And perfect love and friendship reign
Through all eternity.

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HOW sweet, how heavenly is the sight,
When those that love the Lord,

In one another's peace delight,
And thus fulfil his word!-

2 When each can feel his brother's sigh, And with him bear a part;

When sorrow flows from eye to eye,
And joy from heart to heart :-

3 When, free from envy, scorn, and pride, Our wishes all above,

Each can his brother's failings hide,
And show a brother's love:-

4 When love, in one delightful stream,
Through every bosom flows;
And union sweet, and dear esteem,
In every action glows.

5 Love is the golden chain, that binds
The happy souls above;

And he's an heir of heaven, that finds
His bosom glow with love.

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SWEET the time-exceeding sweet! When the saints together meet,

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When the Saviour is the theme, When they join to sing of him. 2 Sing we then eternal love,

Such as did the Father move:
He beheld the world undone,
Loved the world-and gave his Son.
3 Sing the Son's amazing love;

How he left the realms above,
Took our nature, and our place,
Lived and died to save our race.
4 Sing we too the Spirit's love:

With our wretched hearts he strove,
Filled our minds with grief and fear,
Brought the precious Saviour near.
5 Sweet the place-exceeding sweet,
Where the saints in glory meet;
Where the Saviour's still the theme,
Where they see and sing of him.

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Excellence of Christian Unanimity and Love. SPIRIT of peace! celestial Dove! How excellent thy praise! No richer gift, than Christian love, Thy gracious power displays.

2 Sweet as the dew on herb and flower, That silently distils,

At evening's soft and balmy hour,
On Zion's fruitful hills :-

3 So, with mild influence from above,
Shall promised grace descend,
Till universal peace and love
O'er all the earth extend.

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BLEST be the dear, uniting love,
That will not let us part:
Our bodies may far off remove,
We still are one in heart!

2 Joined in one spirit to our Head,
Where he appoints we go;
We still in Jesus' footsteps tread,
And still his praise we show.

8 Oh may we ever walk in him,
And nothing know beside!'
Nothing desire-nothing esteem,
But Jesus crucified!

4 Richly we share the Saviour's grace,
We're one in mind and heart;
Not joy, nor grief-not time, nor place,
Not life, nor death-can part.

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ONCE more, before we part,

Oh bless the Saviour's name;
Let every tongue and every heart
Adore and praise the same.

2 Lord, in thy grace we came,
That blessing still impart;
We meet in Jesus' sacred name,
In Jesus' name we part.

3 Still on thy holy word

We'll live, and feed, and grow,
And still go on to know the Lord,
And practise what we know.

4 Now, Lord, before we part, Help us to bless thy name:

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