631. There Is a Balm in Gilead

Refrain:
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 ne'er refuse to lend. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Sometimes I feel discouraged
Title: There Is a Balm in Gilead
Publication Date: 2003
Meter: Irregular
Scripture: Acts 2:14-41; Jeremiah 8:22; James 1:5; Psalm 51:10; Ephesians 1:15-23; Acts 16:25
Source: Afrrican-American spiritual
Language: English
Refrain First Line: There is a balm in Gilead
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: BALM IN GILEAD
Meter: Irregular
Key: F Major or modal
Source: African-American spiritual
Copyright: Public Domain



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