Set Us On Your Path Anew

First off, God, we know you’re good, and happiness is found around

Places where both righteousness and justice wrapped in love abound.

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Our ancestors sometimes knew this, but more often they forgot.

When they suffered, they remembered. You reached out and saved that lot. 

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We’re not them, but like our forebears, we forget your goodness, too. 

Save us like you rescued them, and set us on your path anew.   

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Photo by Ugne Vasyliute on Unsplash

Source:  Psalm 106

Text: © David Alexander, 2020

Tune: Waltham

Score:  https://www.smallchurchmusic.com/2012/Score/FatherGod-WalthamAlbert.pdf 

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