Lord, to whom shall we go? Thou hast the words of eternal life.@John 6:68
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George C. Hugg (1848-1907)

Johnson Oatman, Jr., in Light in the Valley, by George C. Hugg (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 1898).

George C. Hugg (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Johnson Oatman, Jr. (1856-1922)

Since I started out to find Thee,
Since I to the cross did flee,
Every bridge is burned behind me;
I will never turn from Thee.

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Strengthen all the ties that bind me
Closer, closer, Lord to Thee,
Every bridge is burned behind me;
Thine I evermore will be.

Thou didst hear my plea so kindly;
Thou didst grant me so much grace,
Every bridge is burned behind me;
I will ne’er my steps retrace.

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Cares of life perplex and grind me,
Yet I keep the narrow way.
Every bridge is burned behind me;
I from Thee will never stray.

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All in All I ever find Thee,
Savior, Lover, Brother, Friend,
Every bridge is burned behind me;
I will serve Thee to the end.

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