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656. Make Me a Blessing

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1 Out in the highways and byways of life
many are weary and sad: [are weary and sad:]
carry the sunshine where darkness is rife,
making the sorrowing glad.

Make me a blessing,
Make me a blessing,
out of my life [out of my life]
may Jesus shine;
make me a blessing, O Savior, I pray,
[I pray thee, my Savior,]
make me a blessing to someone today.

2 Tell the sweet story of Christ and his love;
tell of His power to forgive: [his power to forgive:]
others will trust him if only you prove
true, every moment you live. (Refrain)

3 Give as 'twas given to you in your need;
love as the Master loved you; [the Master loved you;]
be to the helpless a helper indeed;
unto your mission be true. (Refrain)

Text Information
First Line: Out in the highways and byways of life
Title: Make Me a Blessing
Author: Ira B. Wilson (1909)
Refrain First Line: Make me a blessing
Language: English
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Commissioning Service
Copyright: © 1924 George S. Schuler. © Renewed 1952 The Rodeheaver Co. (A Div. of Word, Inc.)
Notes: Now Public Domain.
Tune Information
Composer: George S. Schuler (1924)
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: © 1924 George S. Schuler. © Renewed 1952 The Rodeheaver Co. (A Div. of Word, Inc.)
Notes: Now Public Domain.

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