O do some good deed every day

O do some good deed every day

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Tune: [O do some good deed every day]
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1. O do some good deed every day,
And speak kind words along the way;
O sing a glad and cheerful song,
For it may make some weak heart strong.

O do some good deed every day,
Then will the loving Master say:
Your deeds wrought in My name shall be
Recorded as done unto Me.

2. O help a brother bear his load
O’er life’s uphill and dreary road;
With those who need, share ev’ry day
The blessings God has sent your way. [Refrain]

3. O seek, and you will always find
The sheaves of good to reap and bind;
There’s something you can do or say
For Christ the Master’s sake each day. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4775

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

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Author: Eben E. Rexford



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