Lord, help me live from day to day

Author: Charles D. Meigs
Published in 23 hymnals

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1 Lord, let me live from day to day,
In such a self-forgetful way,
That even when I kneel to pray,
My pray’r shall be for OTHERS.

Yes, others, Lord, yes, others,
Let this my motto be;
Help me to live for others,
Help me to live for others,
That I may live like Thee,
That I may live like Thee.

2 Help me in all the work I do
To ever be sincere and true,
And know that all I’d do for you
Must needs be done for OTHERS. [Refrain]

3 Let “Self” be crucified and slain
And buried deep, nor rise again
And may all efforts be in vain,
Unless they be for OTHERS. [Refrain]

4 So when my work on earth is done,
And my new work in heav’n’s begun,
May I forget the crown I’ve won,
While thinking still of OTHERS. [Refrain]

Source: Worship and Service #70

Author: Charles D. Meigs

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Text Information

First Line: Lord, help me live from day to day
Title: Others
Author: Charles D. Meigs
Refrain First Line: Others, Lord, yes others



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