Your life is hid with Christ in God.@Colossians 3:3
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Fanny Crosby (1820-1915)

Fanny Crosby, in The Wells of Salvation, by John Sweney & William Kirkpatrick (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: John J. Hood, 1881).

John R. Sweney (🔊 pdf nwc).

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John R. Sweney (1837-1899)

O light of my spirit and joy of my heart,
Thou chief among thousands, how lovely Thou art!
I think of Thy goodness where’er I may be,
My rock and salvation, I live but for Thee.

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I live but in Thee, I live but in Thee,
My rock and salvation, I live but in Thee;
I live but in Thee, I live but in Thee,
My rock and salvation, I live but in Thee.

I care not for treasures that rust and decay,
I seek not for pleasures that vanish away,
Enough that my Savior my portion will be,
O loving Redeemer, I live but in Thee.

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Thus far hast Thou led me, I’ll trust Thee for all,
I know Thou wilt ever respond to my call;
I feel that Thy grace is sufficient for me,
O Savior of sinners, I live but in Thee.

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