For All the Blessings of the Year


_____ For all the blessings of the year,
________ For all the friends we hold so dear,
_____ For peace on earth, both far and near,
________ We thank Thee, Lord.

_____ For life and health, those common things,
________ Which every day and hour brings,
_____ For home, where our affection clings,
________ We thank Thee, Lord.

_____ For love of Thine, which never tires,
________ Which all our better thought inspires,
_____ And warms our lives with heavenly fires,
________ We thank Thee, Lord.

– Albert H. Hutchinson