654. There Is a Balm in Gilead

There is a balm in Gilead
to make the wounded whole,
there is a balm in Gilead
to heal the sin-sick soul.

1 Sometimes I feel discouraged,
And think my work’s in vain,
But then the Holy Spirit
Revives my soul again. [Refrain]

2 If you cannot preach like Peter,
If you cannot pray like Paul,
You can tell the love of Jesus,
And say, “He died for all.” [Refrain]

3 Don’t ever feel discouraged,
For Jesus is your friend;
And if you lack for knowledge
He’ll not refuse to lend. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Sometimes I feel discouraged
Title: There Is a Balm in Gilead
Refrain First Line: There is a balm in Gilead
Meter: 76 76 with refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 2015
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Musical Style: Spiritual; Comfort; Courage (6 more...)
Source: Spiritual
Tune Information
Meter: 76 76 with refrain
Key: F Major or modal
Source: Spiritual

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