When many questions come and stay within And yet no answer shows its soothing face, May I not speak a hasty word and sin – Grant me, O Lord, enduring patient faith. When many rumours loom as blackened clouds, Their mighty storms with furious lightning laced, Help me, O Lord, ‘midst fear to look to […]
To they who trespass time and time again, Who seem indifferent to their long-drawn sin, O God, now grant compassion as Christ had, And help me lift and bear as lovingly. To those whose wrath against my sins still burn, Who would not cease, but wordless ceased from me, To them, O God, grant me […]
O Lord, who searches all our hidden thoughts, The God whose fiery eyes do see all things, Help me discern the path that lies ahead, When ‘fore my eyes are many troubling things. When once I thought the fault in others lay, Yet Thou didst show my heart was mired in sin. When I, repenting, […]
Remove the hardened sin of pride within, Which hopes for fading earthly glory vain, And reinstate, my Lord, a heart of love, To serve beneath the men who love Thy Name. My foolish dreams now dashed to countless shards – O God, now mould my thoughts to selfless be, To humbly serve the ones whom […]
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.
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 […]
The flow of life at times do seem to sweep And overwhelm the soul. O, who are we? To think that we alone can now withstand The flood of life with feet on crumbling sand. The foolish hope of mortal man does lie In earthly things which glitter brightly nigh. Is it the honour of […]