Treasure Island

Adegbite Adeyinka

(14-05-1991)

Lead Me


Lead me Lord, walk me through
The journey of life and its battles too;
Keep me treading at thy pace and near
If I be with thee, there is none to fear;
In the shadow, thou art my shine
Whene'er I thirst, thou art sweet wine;
Lo! My foes cometh to battle
Let thy fury quake earth and the heaven rattle;
As thou lead me home in solemn calm
For all my days art in thy palm.

Submitted: Sunday, November 24, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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