Hold To Godís Unchanging Hand

Words by F.L. Eiland

Music by Jennie Wilson

Public Domain

 

Key: Bb

 

 

Chorus:

 

 Bb

(Hold to Godís unchanging hand!)

 

Bb                                            Bb    Cm Db   Cm Bb

Hold                                  to Godís unchanging hand!

 

 Gm                                      Bb

(Hold to Godís unchanging hand!)

 

 

Gm                                         Bb      Cm Db   Cm Bb       Bb/D   Eb   F

Hold                                  to Godís unchanging hand!

 

 Bb

(Build your hope on things eternal)

 

Bb                                                  Bb F/A       Gm Gb6   

Build your hope; build your hope on things eternal!

 

 Bb Gm   Cm          F             Bb

(Hold to Godís unchanging hand!)

 

Bb                                          Bb      Cm Db   Cm Bb       Bb/D   Eb   F

Hold                                  to Godís unchanging hand!

 

 

Verse I:

 

Bb

Time is filled with swift transition

 

Gm

Naught of earth unmoved can stand

 

Bb                                                                                    F/A       Gm Gb6

Build (build your hope, build your hope) your hope on things eternal

 

Bb Gm   Cm          F            Bb

Hold to Godís unchanging hand

 

 

Verse II:

 

Bb

Trust in Him who will not leave you

 

Gm

Whatsoever years may bring

 

Bb                                 F/A   Gm Gb6

If by earthly friends forsa  -  ken

 

Bb Gm      Cm       F           Bb

Still more closely to Him cling

 

 

Verse III:

 

Bb

When your journey is completed

 

Gm

If to God you have been true

 

Bb                                         F/A  Gm Gb6

Fair and bright the home in glo  -  ry

 

Bb Gm   Cm         F            Bb

Your enraptured soul will view

 

 

Bridge and ending (repeat chorus):

 

Bb                                                       F/A       Gm Gb6

Build your hope, build your hope on things eternal

 

Bb

Hold

 

Gm

Hold

 

Bb                                                       F/A       Gm Gb6

Build your hope, build your hope on things eternal

 

Bb

Hold

 

Gm

Hold

 

Bb                                                       F/A       Gm Gb6

Build your hope, build your hope on things eternal

 

Bb       Gm      Cm          F            Bb

Hold          to Godís unchanging hand

 

Bb       Gm      Cm          F            Bb

Hold          to Godís unchanging hand

 

Bb       Gm      Cm          F            Bb

Hold          to Godís unchanging hand