When fears and doubts arise, make me recall Thy faithfulness, Thy reassurances which Thou hast given through Thy Word. The Word which Thou didst give to me when I did fear within, The providential reassurance which Thy Will assert. The thought which Thou hast taught, that I must serve with all I have, Not seeking […]
O Lord, that all my service to the beloved ones around Would only stem out of a blessed love toward my King, And not from pride and selfishness which doth compete With other brethren who do strive to pure and loving be.
That town called Bethlehem in Israel Would once be missed, if not for prophecy, That Micah gave to mourning Israel Amidst its pending woes it soon shall see. The King eternal shall soon come to it: The God eternal born as feeble babe. Such mysteries man may not comprehend: The Lord most High did condescend […]
Dear Lord, the end of this last year is nigh, And many things Thy hand has done for me, To teach me wondrous things within Thy Word, To know its truth played out for me to see. The blessings great are wondrous to behold, And wondrous still that I am saved from sin: Oh, saved […]
O changeless Lord, the men of old did fall, And round me still, the men of strength do fall. Within temptations; and without perils: Lord, I am weak – hold me through the tempest swirl! O Thou whose voice doth still the wind and waves Commands our faith on Thee to ever stay. The waves […]
Written three months ago (roughly, based on the WordPress draft timeline). Possibly in remembrance of those who profess to be His, but in “every good work reprobate” (Titus 1:16). This poem was definitely in remembrance of Psalm 73. The wicked seem to hold great sway in life – They prosper, build – despite their wicked […]
Written about a month ago. God’s providential hand works high above What man can see, can hear, can well discern. The seeming chaos has a beauty deep Which God shall please to show, to let us learn. The sullen rain may dampen cheerful hearts, And setting suns may spur a saddened sigh. But midst the […]