Scripture Verse

Give diligence to make your calling and election sure: for if ye do these things, ye shall never fall. 2 Peter 1:10


Charles H. Gabriel

Words: Will­iam M. Light­hall, in Ep­worth Prais­es, ed­it­ed by Charles Ga­bri­el (Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois: Ep­worth League of the Me­tho­dist Epis­co­pal Church, 1909), num­ber 151.

Music: Charles H. Ga­bri­el (🔊 pdf nwc).

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My Father will not let me fall!
His strong and loving arms enfold me;
To Him I trust my life, my all,
And know that He will safely hold me.


Just as he promised, promised to do,
When first to Him I trembling came;
Now I have trusted, proven Him true,
Hallelujah to His name!

My Savior will not let me stray!
The path He trod is plain before me;
And He who said, “I am the Way”
Is watching, ever watching o’er me.


I trust Him as a little child,
Content beneath His wings to hide me;
Tho’ all around is rough and wild,
He walks the path of peace beside me.


His love will still remember me
In life, in death, in joy, in sorrow;
Whate’er betide, He still will be
My guide today, my hope tomorrow.