Ye are My friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you.@John 15:14

Haldor Lillenas, 1919 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Haldor Lillenas (1885-1959)

I found such a wonderful Savior
In Jesus, my Lord and my king!
Undying and true His devotion;
My heart shall his glad praises sing.

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Oh, what a wonderful Savior is He!
Constant and true is Jesus.
More than I fancied He ever could be
Is Jesus, my wonderful friend.

Surpassing the love that a mother
May have for the child of her care;
The love of a sister or brother
With His we can never compare.

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The pleasures the world could afford me
Are naught to compare with His joy;
The rapture and peace that He gives me,
Earth’s sorrows can never destroy.

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When sorrows and pain are my portion,
When tears of bereavement must fall,
My Savior, my friend, my companion,
Will comfort and keep through it all.

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When tempests around me are sweeping,
My pilot and guide He will be;
And safe is my soul in His keeping,
My mighty deliv’rer is he.

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