811

O for a closer walk with God

O for a closer walk with God,
a constant, heavenly calm;
a light to shine upon the road
that leads me to the Lamb!

2. Where is the blessing that I knew
when first I saw the Lord?
Where is the soul-refreshing view
of Jesus and his word?

3. What peaceful hours I once enjoyed!
How sweet their memory still!
But they have left an aching void
the world can never fill.

4. The dearest idol I have known-
however much adored-
help me to tear it from your throne
and worship you as Lord.

5. So shall my walk be close with God,
my mind serene and calm;
so purer light shall mark the road
that leads me to the Lamb.

Praise! Online

Praise! Online is the newest and easiest way to get all the available Praise! resources and to keep up-to-date with new additions and features.

It includes a regular supply of recent hymns, songs and newly commissioned items, along with support for your musicians.

Subscribe for only £10 a year

Praise! Online Browser