Scripture Verse

Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28

Introduction

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Isham E. Reynolds
1879–1949

Words & Mu­sic: Ish­am E. Rey­nolds, cir­ca 1920 (🔊 pdf nwc). This song was found in Rey­nolds’ pap­ers af­ter his death, & event­u­al­ly made its way in­to hymn­als.

If you know where to get a bet­ter pho­to of Rey­nolds, would you ?

Lyrics

Jesus waits to welcome you,
Will you come? Will you come?
Arms of love outstretched to you,
Will you come? Will you come?

Refrain

Will you come? Will you come?
O the Savior bids you come;
He will welcome you with words of love,
Will you come? Will you come?

Jesus stands at mercy’s door,
Will you come? Will you come?
Pardon free the Savior gives,
Will you come? Will you come?

Refrain

Peace and joy you will possess,
Will you come? Will you come?
Life eternal will be yours,
Will you come? Will you come?

Refrain