AWAKE, MY SOUL, STRETCH EVERY NERVE
Scripture: Revelation 3:11
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Public Domain (This hymn is free to use for display and print)
Verse 1: Awake, my soul, stretch ev’ry nerve, And press with vigor on; A heav’nly race demands thy zeal, And an immortal crown, And an immortal crown.
Verse 2: A cloud of witnesses around, Hold thee in full survey: Forget the steps already trod, And onward urge thy way, And onward urge thy way.
Verse 3: ‘Tis God’s allanimating voice That calls thee from on high; ‘Tis His own hand presents the prize To thine aspiring eye, To thine aspiring eye.
Verse 4: Blest Savior, introduced by Thee, Have I my race begun; And, crowned with vict’ry at Thy feet I’ll lay my honors down, I’ll lay my honors down.