My soul in sad exile was out on lifes sea,
So burdened with sin and distressed,
Till I heard a sweet voice, saying,
Make Me your choice;
And I entered the Haven of Rest!
Ive anchored my soul in the Haven of Rest,
Ill sail the wide seas no more;
The tempest may sweep over wild, stormy, deep,
In Jesus Im safe evermore.
I yielded myself to His tender embrace,
In faith taking hold of the Word,
My fetters fell off, and I anchored my soul;
The Haven of Rest is my Lord.
The song of my soul, since the Lord made me whole,
Has been the old story so blest,
Of Jesus, Wholl save whosoever will have
A home in the Haven of Rest.
How precious the thought that we all may recline,
Like John, the belovèd so blest,
On Jesus strong arm, where no tempest can harm,
Secure in the Haven of Rest.
O come to the Savior, He patiently waits
To save by His power divine;
Come, anchor your soul in the Haven of Rest,
And say, My Belovèd is mine.
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