in the arms of my dear savior

Come, ye sinners, poor and needy,

Weak and wounded, sick and sore;

Jesus ready stands to save you,

Full of pity, love and pow’r. Refrain:

I will arise and go to Jesus,

He will embrace me in His arms;

In the arms of my dear Savior,

Oh, there are ten thousand charms.

Come, ye thirsty, come, and welcome,

God’s free bounty glorify;

True belief and true repentance,

Every grace that brings you nigh.

Come, ye weary, heavy-laden,

Lost and ruined by the fall;

If you tarry till you’re better,

You will never come at all.

View Him prostrate in the garden;

On the ground your Maker lies;

On the bloody tree behold Him;

Sinner, will this not suffice?

Lo! th’ incarnate God ascended,

Pleads the merit of His blood:

Venture on Him, venture wholly,

Let no other trust intrude.

Let not conscience make you linger,

Not of fitness fondly dream;

All the fitness He requireth

Is to feel your need of Him.


Perennial plant propogator for Creekhill nursery. Over 40 years of experience with lots of plants from foliage, cut flowers, seasonal potted plants, annuals and perennials. A plant geek and nerd, i am

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2 comments on “in the arms of my dear savior
  1. jdibersenior says:

    i wanted to share these lyrics. i wrote some which didnt come through. but sufis it to say….i have a freind in his last month or so. i read him isaiah 40 this song above just fitso well with how i feel about aproaching death and living life here knowing who i am and knowingwho jesus is

  2. Peggy Griffin says:

    What comfort to know that we are in the Savior’s arms. Peace…when troubles blow….HE is our peace…Safe in the arms of Jesus.

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