Count Your Blessings

 

[Verse 1]
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When upon life's billows you are tempest tossed
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When you are discouraged, thinking all is lost
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Count your many blessings; name them one by one
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And it will surprise you what the Lord has done
 
 
[Chorus]
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Count your blessings; name them one by one
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Count your blessings; see what God has done
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Count your blessings; name them one by one
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Count your many blessings; see what God has done

 

 

[Verse 2]

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Are you ever burdened with load of care

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Does the cross seem heavy you are called to bear

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Count your many blessings; ev'ry doubt will fly

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And you will be singing as the days go by

 

 

[Chorus]

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Count your blessings; name them one by one

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Count your blessings; see what God has done

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Count your blessings; name them one by one

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Count your many blessings; see what God has done

 

[Verse 3]

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When you look at others with their lands and gold

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Think that Christ has promised you His wealth un-told

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Count your many blessings; money cannot buy

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Your reward in heaven, nor your home on high

 

 

[Chorus]

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Count your blessings; name them one by one

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Count your blessings; see what God has done

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Count your blessings; name them one by one

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Count your many blessings; see what God has done

 

 

[Verse 4]

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So amid the conflict, whether great or small

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Do not be discouraged; God is o-ver all

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Count your many blessings; angels will attend

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Help and comfort give you to your journey's end

 

 

[Chorus]

D                               A7

Count your blessings; name them one by one

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Count your blessings; see what God has done

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Count your blessings; name them one by one

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Count your many blessings; see what God has done