Return to Your Rest, My Soul, For the Lord Has Been Good to You!

Return to your rest, my weary soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

Under His wings you can surely abide.

And there strength to rest you will truly find.

 

Return to your rest, my fearful soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

No longer tremble when alarm you face,

For the Lord will be with you in that place.

 

Return to your rest, my wandering soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

Drink from His well and there you will know,

Water that quenches the thirst of your soul.

 

Return to your rest, my tortured soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

Though fragmented with many shards of pain,

God’s compassion for you will never wain.

 

Return to your rest, my afflicted soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

For when troubles of deep keep you bound,

Comfort from above will always be found.

 

Return to your rest, my anxious soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

With a thankful heart, present your requests,

And with His peace you will be blessed.

 

Return to your rest, my discouraged soul,

For the Lord has been good to you,

Be of good courage and always know,

The Lord will be with you wherever you go.

 

Return to your rest, my needy soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

Faithful to you He will forever be,

And He will provide for every need.

 

Return to your rest, my suffering soul,

For the Lord has been good to you.

Though now many trials of suffering you face,

One day, you’ll be restored by the God of all grace.

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