Tis’ not my poem, but tis’ good To think upon its words so true. So while the Lord still keeps us here Let’s strive as He has bid us do. *** Religion when advanc’d in power, Will make you husband every your. ‘Twill make men strive with all their might, And therein find a sweet […]
For years I learned the devil’s role for men – To be the foot, and not the head at home. A husband leaving all to his poor wife, To bear his load of caring for a home. I long was blind – I could not see the truth. For years I learned such foolishness and […]
The pure and goodly counsel of the Lord Is to be heard and done in part and whole, That we may worthy live before the Lord Before we reach our blessed heav’nly home. Yes, each inspired word doth teach and guide, But we may wrong discern unwittingly. We thus must check our thoughts with the whole […]
What Thou hast led my soul to learn and do, Tis’ all for Thee, O God, tis’ all for Thee. Tis’ not for me to flaunt to others near, But to be used to serve all lovingly. O, quench the latent pride that lingers deep, And fill this heart with more, more love for Thee. […]
Whate’er the streams of life may be for me, Thy Will alone, O Lord my God, be done. According as Thy Word has spoken clear, Thy Will alone, O Lord my God, be done. Though wicked men with snares may threaten me, Thy Will alone, O Lord my God, be done. Though ghastly winds and […]
O, previous guilts still plague my silent mind, When memories doth come in time aft time, But still I trust that Christ has died for me, And broke the chains of sin, and set me free.
Teach me, O teach me, blessed God of truth, Thy Will assuredly from Thy blessed Word. Wherewithal shall I cleanse my ways Except by taking heed to Thy pure Word? A shining lamp Thy Word is to my feet; Unto my darkened path a glorious light. Except Thou leadest me, I shall go blind, And […]