Out Of Self And Into Thee
Scripture: Matthew 16:25
Time Signature: 4/4
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: Out of sadness, into gladness, Savior, Thou hast bidden me; into blessing, all possessing, out of self and into Thee.
Verse 2: Out of terror, out of error, out of all that darkness brings, into union and communion with the Holy King of Kings.
Verse 3: Out of seeming, out of dreaming, out of earth’s uncertainty, into sureness and secureness, out of self and into Thee.
Chorus: Out of self and into Thee; Lord, Thy wondrous love I see, let me daily farther flee, out of self and into Thee.