Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.@John 8:32

Leslie H. Ball, 1921.

Sanibel Island Victoria B. Demarest, 1921 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Victoria B. Demarest (1889-1982)

Sinner, Jesus loves you still,
Mercy’s gates are open wide.
Shall the Lord of Calvary’s hill
Plead so long and be denied?
Death’s the goal of earthly lust,
Flesh and blood will end in dust!
Hark! He calls you, Come to Me,
And My love will make you free.

Lukewarm lover of the Christ,
Once He washed your sins away!
Once for you His love sufficed,
Ah, what joy was yours that day!
Then you would His praises tell,
Now you love the world too well!
Come today! your vows renew,
To the one who died for you!

Faithful soldier of the cross,
Walking in the light of Heaven,
Counting everything but loss,
For the love that He has giv’n;
God is sending still today
Fire on those who will obey:
Tarry till thou be renewed,
With the Spirit’s power endued.

Jesus, Savior! at Thy feet
Here we gather one and all.
Make us in Thyself complete,
While upon Thy name we call.
Save and sanctify and fill,
Heal, and guard from every ill.
Keep us blameless, till the day
Thou shalt catch Thy bride away.