Table of Contents

  1. 1 - Brethren We Have Met to Worship
  2. 2 - Count Your Blessings
  3. 3 - Day By Day
  4. 4 - Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
  5. 5 - Under His Wings
  6. 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

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Brethren, we have met to worship and adore the Lord our God;

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Will you pray with all your power, while we try to preach the Word?

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All is vain unless the Spirit of the Holy One comes down;

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Brethren, pray, and holy manna will be showered all around.

Verse 2

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Brethren, see poor sinners round you slumbering on the brink of woe;

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Death is coming, hell is moving, can you bear to let them go?

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See our fathers and our mothers, and our children sinking down;

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Brethren, pray and holy manna will be showered all around.

Verse 3

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Sisters, will you join and help us? Moses' sister aided him;

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Will you help the trembling mourners who are struggling hard with sin?

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Tell them all about the Savior, tell them that He will be found;

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Sisters, pray, and holy manna will be showered all around.

Verse 4

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Let us love our God supremely, let us love each other, too;

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Let us love and pray for sinners, till our God makes all things new.

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Then He'll call us home to Heaven, at His table we'll sit down;

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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
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When upon life’s billows you are tempest tossed,

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When you are discouraged, thinking all is lost,

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Count your many blessings, name them one by  one,

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And it will surprise you what the Lord hath done.


CHORUS
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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,

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And it will surprise you what the Lord hath done.


VERSE 2
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Are you ever burdened with a load of  care?

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Does the cross seem heavy you are called to bear?

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Count your many blessings, every doubt will fly,

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And you will keep singing as the days go by.


VERSE 3
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When you look at others with their lands and gold,

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Think that Christ has promised you His wealth untold;

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Count your many blessings. Wealth can nev -er  buy

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Your reward in heaven, nor your home on high.


VERSE 4
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So, amid the conflict whether great or small,

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Do not be disheartened, God is over all;

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Count your many blessings, angels will att-end,

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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
   
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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

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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,

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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

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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.

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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,

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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

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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,

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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


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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,

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1. Leaning on the everlasting arms;
2. Leaning on the everlasting arms;
3. Leaning on the everlasting arms;

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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,

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1. Leaning on the everlast-ing arms.
2. Leaning on the everlasting arms.
3. Leaning on the everlasting arms.

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Lean-ing, leaning, safe and secure from all a-larms;

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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

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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!
          
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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;

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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,

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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

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Under His wings, under His wings,

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Who from His love can sev-er?

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Under His wings my soul shall abide,

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Safely abide forev-er.

6 - We Gather Together



   We Gather Together
   Words: Adrianus Valerius
   Tune: Adrianus Valerius

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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,

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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.

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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;

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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!