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 […]
I cannot but now speak for Jesus Christ, Who is the Lord my God, the Life and Light. Though men would try to lead my thoughts from God, Yet still, by grace, I would speak for my Lord. Yet greater still I fear and solemn pray, That by His grace, I should keep to His way; […]
Tis’ strange. So often is the Book to meA peerless Word of comfort and rebuke.I marvel how that Word encourages,And at the same, my faults expose, refute. The timely Word, His precious Counsel wise,Addresses all my doubts and fears and wants.Not one stray thought escapes His knowing eye,But swiftly He with quick’ning Word supplants. O […]