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Day by day, and with each passing moment,
Strength I find, to meet my trials here;
Trusting in my Father¬ís wise bestowment,
I¬íve no cause for worry or for fear.
He Whose heart is kind beyond all measure
Gives unto each day what He deems best¬ó
Lovingly, its part of pain and pleasure,
Mingling toil with peace and rest.
Every day, the Lord Himself is near me
With a special mercy for each hour;
All my cares He fain would bear, and cheer me,
He Whose Name is Counselor and Power;
The protection of His child and treasure
Is a charge that on Himself He laid;
¬ďAs thy days, thy strength shall be in measure,¬Ē
This the pledge to me He made.
Help me then in every tribulation
So to trust Thy promises, O Lord,
That I lose not faith¬ís sweet consolation
Offered me within Thy holy Word.
Help me, Lord, when toil and trouble meeting,
Ever to take, as from a father¬ís hand,
One by one, the days, the moments fleeting,
Till I reach the promised land.