[Cast] all your care upon Him; for He careth for you.@1 Peter 5:7
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Katharyn Bacon (1884–?)

Kath­a­ryn Ba­con, in Truth and Hope, by Al­fred E. Hel­ton et al. (Le­noir, North Car­o­li­na: Teach­ers’ Mu­sic Pub­lish­ing, 1919), num­ber 35.

George T. Speer (🔊 pdf nwc).

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George T. Speer (1891–1966)

When I am far from friends and home,
Upon the land, or sea,
My Savior’s near, whate’er may come,
I know He cares for me.

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He watches o’er me day and night,
He makes my many burdens light,
I know my Savior cares for me.
Whene’er I call, He hears my cry,
And wholly on Him I rely—
I know my Savior cares for me!

Upon the cross, in wondrous love,
He died, from sin to free,
And now prepares my home above,
I know He cares for me.

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The darkest clouds may o’er me roll,
Undaunted I shall be;
My faithful friend will keep my soul,
I know He cares for me.

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I’ll sing His praise with heart and voice,
Now, and eternally;
And in His strength and love rejoice,
I know He cares for me.

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