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REV. A. B. SIMPSON.
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"TIS SO SWEET TO WALK WITH JESUS.
Stepping in His very foot-prints, Walking with Him all the way. Following closely where He leads us, None can hurt and naught can harm. Heights I have not wings to soar to, Step by step my feet can climb. Step-ping in His very foot-prints, Walking with Thee all the way.
1. 'Tis so sweet to walk with Jesus, Step by step and
Step by step, step by step,
day by day;
at a time;
I would walk with Jesus;
REV. ROBERT F. SEMPLE.
I HEAR A VOICE, "TIS SOFT AND SWEET.
1. I hear a voice, 'tis soft and sweet, It bids my sin-sick soul rejoice;
My Savior's voice.
The same was heard in Sa-lem's street, And in the mountain's cool retreat,
Beardsley Van De Water.
Used by permission of The Century Co.
Sweeter than chim-ing bells, Softer than evening
The voice that tells of par don-par-don, peace and heaven.
KIND WORDS CAN NEVER DIE.
ABIGAIL HUTCHINSON, (1821-1892)
1. Kind words can nev-er die, Cher-ished and blest; God knows how deep they lie, 2. Sweet thoughts can nev-er die, Though, like the flowers, Their brightest hues may fly Our souls can nev-er die, Though in the tomb We may all have to lie,
Abigail Hutchinson, (1821-1892)
Stored in the breast; Like childhood's simple rhymes, Said o'er a thousand times, In wintry hours. But when the gentle dew Gives them their charms anew, Wrapped in its gloom. What though the flesh decay, Souls pass in peace a way,
Ay, in all years and climes Distant and near. Kind words can never die, added hue They bloom again. Sweet thoughts can nev-er die, ter-nal day With Christ above. Our souls can nev-er die,
With many an
Nev-er die, nev-er die, Kind words can
Note.-In the first edition this hymn is No. 192.