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Living for Jesus

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Living for Jesus a life that is true, striving to please Him in all that I do.
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Yielding allegiance, glad hearted and free, this is the pathway of blessing for me.

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O Jesus, Lord and Savior, I give myself to Thee, 
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For Thou, in Thy atonement, didst give Thyself for me.
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I own no other Master, my heart shall be Thy throne.
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My life I give, henceforth to live, O Christ for Thee alone.

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Living for Jesus who died in my place, bearing on Calv'ry my sin and discrace.
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Such love constrains me to answer His call, follow His leading and give Him my all.

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Living for Jesus wherever I am, doing each duty in His holy name.
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Willing to suffer affliction and loss, deeming each trial a part of my cross.

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Living for Jesus through earth's little while, my dearest treasure, the light of His smile.
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Seeking the lost ones He died to redeem, brining the weary to find rest in Him.

Text: Thomas O. Chisholm    Music: C. Harold Lowden
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