Seek ye the Lord while He may be found, call ye upon Him while He is near.@Isaiah 55:6
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Mrs. J. M. Hunter

Mrs. J. M. Hunter, in The Best Gospel Songs and Their Composers (Dalton, Georgia: A. J. Showalter Company, 1904), number 159.

Garmisch-Partenkirchen R. A. Martin (🔊 pdf nwc).

Sweet and wondrous is the story
Of our heav’nly Father’s love;
Sinner, can you slight it longer?
Turn your heart to things above.

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Sinner, turn, O turn to Jesus,
It is folly to delay!
Heed today the call of mercy,
Seek the blessèd, upward way.

Things of time and sense are fleeting,
Earthly pleasures cannot last;
Just beyond lies death’s dark river,
Then eternity so vast!

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Shun, O shun the sin and madness
That has wrecked so many souls;
Life is but extended sorrow
Unless God the heart controls!

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Not forever will He linger,
This dear friend, so good, so kind;
Love at last, remembers justice,
If the call you will not mind.

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There is gladness in His service;
Light and joy and peace He gives;
Come and find the precious comfort
In the life the Christian lives.

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