20th Century

Deas was affiliated with the African Methodist Episcopal Church. His works include:

  1. As I Walk in Gladness Up the Narrow Way
  2. Big Business in Glory
  3. Children of the King Above
  4. Could I but Make Thee My Defense
  5. Follow the Cross Where Its Glory Shineth
  6. Homeward, Now We Turn Our Faces
  7. Hopeless and Wretched I’ve Joy Divine
  8. If Christ Should Come to Your Soul Tonight
  9. I’ll Do Anything for My Blessed King
  10. I’ve Sailed the Broad Seas of Life for Years
  11. I Am Living This Moment
  12. I Am Traveling Up to Glory
  13. I Am Trusting, Trusting, Trusting in the Lord
  14. I Drank from a Fountain Not So Long Ago
  15. Jesus, Keep Me Near the River of Thy Love
  16. Just a Little While in Singing
  17. Lord God of Hosts, as Morning Breaks
  18. Lost in the Crowd on the Dark Downward Road
  19. My Path Leads Upward to a Home
  20. Now as Evening Shadows Falling
  21. O City Fair, Beyond Life’s Sea
  22. O Jesus, Light of Love
  23. O Lamb of God Eternal
  24. On Ye Sable Sons of Allen
  25. Once I Was Bound in the Jungles of Sin
  26. Outside Your Heart’s Door Still Waiting
  27. Simply I Follow On, Trusting My Guide
  28. Some Day I’ll Rise on Wings of Love
  29. Tell the Love of Jesus Gladly, Everywhere You Go
  30. There Are Scenes of Life That Often Bring Me Pleasure
  31. There Is a Life Beyond This Life
  32. There Is a Song I Love to Sing, Jesus Is Mine
  33. Trusting Jesus All Through the Journey
  34. Walking with Jesus All the Day Long
  35. Weary, Tired and Lonely, as on You Go
  36. We Are Happy as We Sing Today
  37. When Conflicts Press and You Sink ’Neath the Load
  38. When the Saints All Have Gathered in Glory
  39. When Your Road Is Long and Dreary
  1. Shine for Jesus