Table of Contents
- 1 - Brethren We Have Met to Worship
- 2 - Count Your Blessings
- 3 - Day By Day
- 4 - Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
- 5 - Under His Wings
- 6 - We Gather Together
1 - Brethren We Have Met to Worship
Brethre We Have Met to Worship Words: George Atkins Tune: William Moore Verse 1 D A D A D Brethren, we have met to worship and adore the Lord our God; D A D A D Will you pray with all your power, while we try to preach the Word? D A D A All is vain unless the Spirit of the Holy One comes down; D A D A D Brethren, pray, and holy manna will be showered all around. Verse 2 D A D A D Brethren, see poor sinners round you slumbering on the brink of woe; D a D A D Death is coming, hell is moving, can you bear to let them go? D A D D See our fathers and our mothers, and our children sinking down; D A D A D Brethren, pray and holy manna will be showered all around. Verse 3 D A D A D Sisters, will you join and help us? Moses' sister aided him; D A D A D Will you help the trembling mourners who are struggling hard with sin? D A D A Tell them all about the Savior, tell them that He will be found; D A D Sisters, pray, and holy manna will be showered all around. Verse 4 D A D A D Let us love our God supremely, let us love each other, too; D A D A D Let us love and pray for sinners, till our God makes all things new. D A D A Then He'll call us home to Heaven, at His table we'll sit down; D A D A D Christ will gird Himself and serve us with sweet manna all around.
2 - Count Your Blessings
Count Your Blessings Words: Johnson Oatman, JR. Tune: Edwin Excell VERSE 1 A G7 F#7 G7 When upon life’s billows you are tempest tossed, E E7 A D A When you are discouraged, thinking all is lost, A G7 F#7 G7 Count your many blessings, name them one by one, E E7 A E A And it will surprise you what the Lord hath done. CHORUS A E E7 E Count your blessings, name them one by one, E7 A D A Count your blessings, see what God hath done! A E D E7 Count your blessings, name them one by one, A D A E7 A And it will surprise you what the Lord hath done. VERSE 2 A G7 F#7 G7 Are you ever burdened with a load of care? E E7 A D A Does the cross seem heavy you are called to bear? A G7 F#7 G7 Count your many blessings, every doubt will fly, E E7 A E A And you will keep singing as the days go by. VERSE 3 A G7 F#7 G7 When you look at others with their lands and gold, E E7 A D A Think that Christ has promised you His wealth untold; A G7 F#7 G7 Count your many blessings. Wealth can nev -er buy E E7 A E A Your reward in heaven, nor your home on high. VERSE 4 A G7 F#7 G7 So, amid the conflict whether great or small, E E7 A D A Do not be disheartened, God is over all; A G7 F#7 G7 Count your many blessings, angels will att-end, E E7 A D A Help and comfort give you to your journey’s end.
3 - Day By Day
Day by Day Words: Carlina S. Berg 1832-1903 Tune: Oscar Ahnfelt 1813-1882 Category: Assurance E C#m F#m 1. Day by day and with each pass-ing mo -ment, 2. Ev-'ry day the Lord Him-self is near me 3. Help me then in ev-'ry trib-u- la -tion F#m B E 1. Strength I find to meet my tri-als here; 2. With a spe-cial mer-cy for each hour; 3. So to trust Thy prom-is-es, O Lord, E C#m F#m 1. Trusting in my fa-ther's wise be -stow -ment, 2. All my cares He fain would bear, and cheer me, 3. That I lose not faith's sweet con-so-la - tion F#m B E 1. I've no cause for wor-ry or for fear. 2. He whose name is Coun-sel-or and Pow'r 3. Of-fered me with-in Thy ho-ly Word. E A 1. He whose heart is kind be-yond meas - ure 2. The pro-tec-tion of His child and treas - ure 3. Help me, Lord, when toil and trou-ble meet-ing, F#m B7 E 1. Gives un-to each day what He deems best 2. Is a charge that on Him-self He laid; 3. E'er to take, as from a fa-ther's hand E C#m F#m 1. Lov-ing-ly, its part of pain and pleas-ure, 2. ""As thy days, thy strength shall be in meas -ure,"" 3. One by one, the day, the mo-ments fleet-ing, F#m B E 1. Ming-ling toil with peace and rest 2. This the pledge to me He made. 3. Till I reach the prom-ised land.
4 - Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
Leaning On The Everlasting Arms Words: Elisha A. Hoffman Tune: Anthony J. Showalter D D7 G 1. What a fellow -ship, what a joy divine 2. O how sweet to walk in this pilgrim way, 3. What have I to dread, what have I to fear, D A 1. Leaning on the everlasting arms; 2. Leaning on the everlasting arms; 3. Leaning on the everlasting arms; D D7 Em G 1. What a blessed - ness, what a peace is mine, 2. O how bright the path grows from day to day, 3. I have blessed peace with my Lord so near, D A D 1. Leaning on the everlast-ing arms. 2. Leaning on the everlasting arms. 3. Leaning on the everlasting arms. D D7 G D A D A Lean-ing, leaning, safe and secure from all a-larms; D D7 G Em D A7 D Lean-ing, lean-ing, leaning on the ever-lasting arms.
5 - Under His Wings
Under His Wings Words: William O. Cushing Tune: Ira D. Sankey G D D7 1. Under His wings I am safely abi-ding, 2. Under His wings, what a refuge in sor-row! 3. Under His wings, oh, what precious en-joy-ment! G 1. Though the night deepens and tempests are wild, 2. How the heart yearningly turns to His rest! 3. There will I hide till life’s trials are o’er; C G 1. Still I can trust Him; I know He will keep me, 2. Often when earth has no balm for my heal -ing, 3. Sheltered, protected, no evil can harm me, C G D G 1. He has redeem-ed me, and I am His child. 2. There I find comfort, and there I am blessed. 3. Resting in Jesus, I’m safe ever- more. Refrain G D7 G Under His wings, under His wings, G C G D Who from His love can sev-er? G C G Under His wings my soul shall abide, C G D G Safely abide forev-er.
6 - We Gather Together
We Gather Together Words: Adrianus Valerius Tune: Adrianus Valerius G C G C D Am G D G 1. We ga -ther togeth-er to ask the Lord’s blessing; 2. Beside us to guide us, our God with us joining, 3. We all do extol Thee, Thou Lead-er tri - umphant, D Em D A7 D 1. He chastens and hastens His will to make known. 2. Or- daining, main -taining His kingdom di - vine; 3. And pray that Thou still our De -fender will be. D7 G D C G 1. The wicked op- pressing now cease from dis-tressing. 2. So from the be-ginning the fight we were winning; 3. Let Thy congre -gation es - cape tribu - lation; C G Em Am D G 1. Sing praises to His Name; He for- gets not His own. 2. Thou, Lord, were at our side, all glor -y be Thine! 3. Thy Name be ever praised! O Lord, make us free!