Sweeter As The Years Go By

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Here’s a great hymn for birthdays and anniversaries. By the way, today is my birthday and I thank the Lord for yet another year of life.

Lyrics and Music: Leila N. Morris

Of Jesus’ love that sought me, when I was lost in sin;
Of wondrous grace that brought me back to His fold again;
Of heights and depths of mercy, far deeper than the sea,
And higher than the heavens, my theme shall ever be.

Refrain:
Sweeter as the years go by, sweeter as the years go by,
Richer, fuller, deeper, Jesus’ love is sweeter,
Sweeter as the years go by.

He trod in old Judea life’s pathway long ago;
The people thronged about Him, His saving grace to know;
He healed the broken hearted, and caused the blind to see;
And still His great heart yearneth in love for even me.

’Twas wondrous love which led Him for us to suffer loss,
To bear without a murmur the anguish of the cross;
With saints redeemed in glory, let us our voices raise,
Till Heav’n and earth re-echo with our Redeemer’s praise.

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3 Responses to “Sweeter As The Years Go By”

  1. Christine says:

    Thank you for sharing this wonderful web site with us. May the sweetness of our Lord be with you while you are singing as you go for another year. Happy Birthday 生日快樂! Christopher

  2. Shari Walter says:

    Happy Birthday!! Thanks for keeping up the great work! I believe my piano playing has gotten better just by listening to all these great hymns you play. Thanks again and have a blessed day!!

  3. Em says:

    God bless you abundantly for sharing this music with us, what a peaceful moment to stand still by what God is doing for His children. What a great LOVE, “Jesus love that sought me”

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