A Monday Prayer of Surrender

Take my life, and let it be consecrated, Lord, to Thee.
Take my moments and my days; let them flow in ceaseless praise.
Take my hands, and let them move at the impulse of Thy love.
Take my feet, and let them be swift and beautiful for Thee.

Take my voice, and let me sing always, only, for my King.
Take my lips, and let them be filled with messages from Thee.
Take my silver and my gold; not a mite would I withhold.
Take my intellect, and use every power as Thou shalt choose.

Take my will, and make it Thine; it shall be no longer mine.
Take my heart, it is Thine own; it shall be Thy royal throne.
Take my love, my Lord, I pour at Thy feet its treasure store.
Take myself, and I will be ever, only, all for Thee.


Frances R. Havergal


0 comment on A Monday Prayer of Surrender

    • Writing Sisters
      January 2, 2013 at 4:16 pm (8 years ago)

      and a happy and joyful New Year to you!

  1. sustainabilitea
    December 31, 2012 at 10:14 am (8 years ago)


    A blessed 2013 to you.


  2. Terra
    December 31, 2012 at 10:43 am (8 years ago)

    This is beautiful!

  3. Caddo Veil
    December 31, 2012 at 2:23 pm (8 years ago)

    I love this one every time I read/hear it–and I’m hearing the lovely reverent melody in my head right now. Thank you, Sisters! God bless you Big–much love, sis Caddo

  4. Debbie
    January 1, 2013 at 11:05 pm (8 years ago)

    Thank you for blessing us with this one! God bless you!

  5. Derek Mansker
    January 1, 2013 at 11:16 pm (8 years ago)

    This song always reminds me of Proverbs 4:20-27. I think it goes together well.

    • Writing Sisters
      January 2, 2013 at 4:15 pm (8 years ago)

      Yes, God’s words are life to those who find them.


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