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God, Help the Weary Travelers

1. God, help the weary travelers who follow their star,
    seeking a refuge, so near, yet so far,
    seeking a place of shelter from hatred and war,
    seeking the safety of some distant shore.

Refrain: God, help the weary travelers, the lost and the found,
	  all of us travelers on this holy ground.
	  God, help the weary travelers, those just passing through,
	  all of us travelers with love's work to do.

2. God, help the gifted people who come seeking gold,
    far from their homelands, their lives bought and sold.
    God, free us from the judgments that turn us to stone,
    show us the river that flows from your throne.

3. God, lift new generations from muck and from mire,
    baptized with water and Spirit and fire.
    God, raise new generations with hearts set ablaze,
    singing and dancing their Maker's high praise

Daniel Charles Damon
Words © 2013 Hope Publishing Company

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Collections: My Child Is a Flower - Damon

Scriptural Reference: Matthew 2:1-15; Deuteronomy 10:19; Micah 6:4; Luke 1:46-55; Psalm 149:

Theme: Church, Epiphany, Humanity, Prayer

Author(s): Damon, Daniel Charles (More Hymns | Biography)

Suggested Hymn Tune: PRAYER FOR TRAVELERS - Damon, Daniel Charles (More Hymns | Biography)

Poetic Meter: Ref.

Date Uploaded: Mon Aug 19 15:18:30 2013

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