God makes a path, provides a guide

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1. God makes a path, provides a guide,
And feeds in wilderness;
His glorious name, while breath remains,
O that I may confess.

2. Lost many a time, I had no guide,
No house but hollow tree;
In stormy winter night, no fire,
No food, no company.

3. In Him I found a house, a bed,
A table, company;
No cup so bitter but made sweet,
Where God shall sweetening be.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #1868

Author: Roger Williams

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First Line: God makes a path, provides a guide
Author: Roger Williams

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DUNDEE (Ravenscroft)

DUNDEE first appeared in the 1615 edition of the Scottish Psalter published in Edinburgh by Andro Hart. Called a "French" tune (thus it also goes by the name of FRENCH), DUNDEE was one of that hymnal's twelve "common tunes"; that is, it was not associated with a specific psalm. In the Psalter Hymnal…

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