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Satisfied

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All my life I had a longing

For a drink from some clear spring,
That I hoped would quench the burning
Of the thirst I felt within.

Feeding on the husks around me,
Till my strength was almost gone,
Longed my soul for something better,
Only still to hunger on.

Poor I was, and sought for riches,
Something that would satisfy,
But the dust I gathered round me
Only mocked my soul’s sad cry.

Hallelujah! I have found Him
Whom my soul so long has craved!
Jesus satisfies my longings,
Through His blood I now am saved.

Well of water, ever springing,
Bread of life so rich and free,
Untold wealth that never faileth,
My Redeemer is to me.

 

Words by Clara T Williams, 1875

You can listen to this song here: https://soundcloud.com/chelseamoonmusic/13-satisfied

 

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Author: GraceandTruth

bringing the gospel to life

2 thoughts on “Satisfied

  1. Through Him, comes Rivers Of Water!
    The Flesh Profits a man Not, for he cannot sell his Soul!
    Being Born
    Again, a New Creation, you see Everthing more clearly!
    For, to be Carnally Minded is Death, to be Spiritually Minded is Life and Peace!

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