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I'm a poor wayfaring stranger
While traveling thru this world of woe
Yet there's no sickness, toil, or danger
In that bright world to which I go
I'm going there to see my Father
I'm going there no more to roam
I'm only going over Jordan
I'm only going over home

I know dark clouds will hang 'round me,
I know my way is rough and steep
Yet beauteous fields lie just before me
Where God's redeemed their virgils keep
I'm going there to see my mother
She said she'd meet me when I come
I'm only going over Jordan
I'm only going over home



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    UnregisteredJan 17, 2012 at 7:24 am
    I know one of these days i am ready to go home with jesus but i still need my church and my family that is struggleing right now at my church what can i do tell me i need help with you can you pray for me an my whole family right now
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    UnregisteredApr 14, 2012 at 10:57 pm
    Though there are joys in this life, that is sure, there are troubles too, and sometimes seeing others go through troubles adds to your own, and you know that even with god's presence on earth, you look forward to being with him in paradise, where maybe loved ones of yours have gone ahead of you...
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    UnregisteredJan 17, 2012 at 7:19 am
    This song reminds me when my antie passed away couple days ago and i had to sing it at her funerl and all my family were crying at her funerl service and right after the funerl i had to sing it agin and this time my mom an dad were crying for my antie that passed but i know were she's at she's in heaven with jesus christ
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    UnregisteredJan 17, 2012 at 7:16 am
    This is my favoret song when my antie passed away couple days ago and i just had to sing it at her funerl service and after i got done singing it i was sad because my antie just had to leve me i know where sh's at now she's in heaven with god

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