For example, “A Closer Walk with Thee,” which is a medley of “Just a Closer Walk with Thee” and “Trust and Obey,” has a bluesy accompaniment at a quick tempo. Guide me gently, safely o'er Jesus, keep me from all wrong; In this song, we acknowledge our human inability to live righteously, but we also express awareness of the grace and strength that God gives us in our daily walk. Make sure your selection In that happy home of the blessed The tune's origins, like those of the text are anonymous. For example, “A Closer Walk with Thee,” which is a medley of “Just a Closer Walk with Thee” and “Trust and Obey,” has a bluesy accompaniment at a quick tempo. However, the repetition within the song could help overcome this, since the same melody is used for the stanzas and the refrain. Cannot annotate a non-flat selection. I'll be satisfied as long It is popular among choral arrangers, who explore the range of moods this tune can accommodate with varying tempos. A simpler version of “Just a Closer Walk” has a little swing and a short instrumental motif during the long notes of the melody. Refrain: Just a closer walk with Thee, Grant it, Jesus, is my plea, Daily walking close to Thee, Let it be, dear Lord, let it be. Just a closer walk with Thee, “Just a Closer Walk with Thee” is a slow, soulful setting for choir and piano, and optional instruments and rhythm. Ad revenue helps keep us running. This song is often performed in concert rather than sung by congregations in worship, but it may have congregational origins (Paul Westermeyer, Hymnal Companion to Evangelical Lutheran Worship, p. 553). … No one knows when or where this song was written, but it became popular in the 1930s and 1940s in the South of the United States among African Americans, and spread from there. Lord, may I have done my best and Enl.) None but Thee, dear Lord, none but Thee. FlexScores are available in the Media section below. Who with me my burden shares? When my feeble life is o'er CCLI, OneLicense, etc). Note: When you embed the widget in your site, it will match your site's styles (CSS). Grant it, Jesus, is my plea, ed.) Free Choir Sheet Music – Just A Closer Walk With Thee The author of this piece is unknown, but it is still a very popular piece to sing. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965, Lyricapsule: Nirvana Drop ‘Bleach’; June 15, 1989, Lyricapsule: Derek and the Dominos’ First Gig; June 14, 1970. As I walk, let me walk close to thee Just a closer walk with thee Grant it, jesus, is my plea Daily walking close to thee Let it be, dear lord, let it be When my feeble life is o'er Time for me shall be no more Guide me gently, safely o'er To thy kingdom's shore, to thy shore When life's sun sinks in the west Lord, may I have done my best Daily walking close to thee 2 Thro' this world of toil and snares, [Refrain]. As I walk, let me walk close to Thee. Even such an esteemed saint as the apostle Paul acknowledged his need for this grace: “But he [God] said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” … For when I am weak, then I am strong.” (2 Corinthians 12:9a, 10b ESV), Are parts of this score outside of your desired range? starts and ends within the same node. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963, Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. A separate copy of this score must be purchased for each choir member. I am weak but thou art strong When life's sun sinks in the west It acknowledges the frailty of human life and willpower, and asks for Jesus's companionship throughout our daily life. Just a closer walk with thee This song has three stanzas and a refrain. Grant it, jesus, is my plea A simpler version of “Just a Closer Walk” has a little swing and a short instrumental motif during the long notes of the melody. [Refrain], 3 When my feeble life is o'er, Grant it, jesus, is my plea Daily walking close to Thee, 1 I am weak but Thou art strong; #319, The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #380, The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #309, 찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship #329, 찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #329, Santo, Santo, Santo: cantos para el pueblo de Dios = Holy, Holy, Holy: song for the people of God #584, All tunes published with 'Just a Closer Walk with Thee', JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE (Celebration 564), JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE (Hymnal for Worship & Celebration 380), JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE (Worship & Rejoice 504), JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE (Baptist Hymnal 1991 - 448, JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE (Lift Up Your Hearts 661), Just a Closer Walk: Eight American Hymns for Piano in Jazz Style, Lift Him Up! Who with me my burden shares? When my feeble life is o’er, Time for me will be no more; Guide me gently, safely o’er To Thy kingdom shore, to … To Thy kingdom shore, to Thy shore. Jesus keep me from all wrong Just a closer walk with thee Try, Santo, Santo, Santo: cantos para el pueblo de Dios = Holy, Holy, Holy: song for the people of God (2019), p.893, It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Refrain: As I walk, let me walk close to thee If this score will be projected or included in a bulletin, usage must be reported to a licensing agent (e.g. Time for me shall be no more Daily walking close to thee “Just a Closer Walk with Thee” is a slow, soulful setting for choir and piano, and optional instruments and rhythm. None but Thee, dear Lord, none but Thee. An annotation cannot contain another annotation. #412, Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. As I walk, let me walk close to Thee. This is just a preview! (contemporary hymn stylings for piano), A Closer Walk with Thee (Just a Closer Walk with Thee/Trust and Obey), Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #835, Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #661. CLOSER WALK is named for the text with which it has always been paired. Guide me gently, safely o'er Through this world of toil and snares, If I falter, Lord, who cares? Let it be, dear Lord, let it be. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or, Just a Closer Walk: Eight American Hymns…, African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #387, Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. Let it be, dear lord, let it be Time for me will be no more; I have it arranged in two keys. Let it be, dear lord, let it be. The chromatic scale of the first phrase of the melody and the tune's association with concert singers are factors against use for congregational singing. May I find sweet peace and rest Hey, I was doing just fine before I met you I drink too much and that's an issue But I'm OK Hey, you tell your friends it was nice to meet them But I hope I never see them Again I know it breaks your heart Moved to the city in a broke-down car And four years, no calls Now you're looking pretty in a hotel bar And I, I, I, I, I can't stop No, I, I, I, I, I can't stop So, baby, pull me closer In the back seat of your Rover That I know you … To thy kingdom's shore, to thy shore If I falter, Lord, who cares? I'll be satisfied as long