Thy servants are ready to do whatever my Lord the King shall appoint.@2 Samuel 15:15

Variously attributed to S. E. L. and A. C. Palmer (1845-1882).

Charles D. Tillman, 1903 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Charles D. Tillman (1861-1943)

Ready to suffer grief or pain,
Ready to stand the test,
Ready to stay at home and send
Others if He sees best.

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Ready to go, ready to stay,
Ready my place to fill,
Ready for service, lowly or great,
Ready to do His will.

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Ready to go, ready to bear,
Ready to watch and pray,
Ready to stand aside and give,
Till He shall clear the way.

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Ready to speak, ready to think,
Ready with heart and brain,
Ready to stand where He sees fit,
Ready to bear the strain.

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Ready to speak, ready to warn,
Ready o’er souls to yearn,
Ready in life, ready in death,
Ready for His return.

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