FRIENDS AND FAMILY
Scripture: I Samuel 18:1
Time Signature: 3/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: I thank You, Father, for my friends; They mean so much to me. We lift our hearts, we share our joys, We’re friends eternally. I thank You, Father, for my friends; We’ll all sing ’round the throne. I thank You, Father, for my friends; They are the best I’ve known.
Verse 2: I thank You for my family; We are so close and dear. When one hurts we all share the tears Because we are so near. I thank You for my family; They give me strength and love. I thank You for my family: Your gift from up above.