Scripture Verse

Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28


Words: H. A. Da­vis, in The Best Gos­pel Songs and Their Com­pos­ers (Dal­ton, Geor­gia: A. J. Sho­wal­ter, 1904), num­ber 193.

Music: Ash­bu­ry Heights H. A. Da­vis, 1904 (🔊 pdf nwc).

If you know Da­vis’ full name, or where to get a bet­ter pho­to of him, would you ?

H. A. Davis


Come to Jesus, come today,
He will take your sins away;
Come, O come, why do you wait?
Come, while open is the gate.


Heed the gentle, loving call,
Taking Jesus as your all.
Then, O then you’ll happy be,
For His glory you shall see.

He is knocking at your heart,
Heed this call ere He depart;
Ask of Him His pardoning grace;
Find in Him a hiding place.


Bring your guilt to Him with grief,
He will give you quick relief;
Jesus wept to see your state,
Come, or you may be too late.


Cast on Him your every care;
All your sorrows He will share;
He your burdens all will take,
And will never thee forsake.