Reminders

Reminders of His priceless promises Are drops of honey – yea, and sweeter still. The grateful souls rejoice to prove them true And praise shall sweetly through their lips distil. Reminders of His great comforting words Are balms far greater than that of Gilead. The weary soul in troubling times revives And sweetly rests upon […]

Labour

The week is done – Thou, O Lord, hast helped Sustain this soul through work Thou hast ordained. Be it the struggles ‘gainstĀ the lure of sin Or lab’ringĀ in what Thou hast ‘fore me laid. Thus so I find, while this long week soon ends, My strength alone cannot sustain this load. Except Thy hand supports, […]

Time Alone with God

Tis’ surely best for one to spend with God Uninterrupted, quiet time, alone, Perusing silently the Word divine And list’ning to its subtle, lovely tones. Let not a single voice around disturb That wondrous peaceful hour with Christ my God. Let not a worldly care creep in and stain That peaceful time communing close with […]

When All my Thoughts are Raised to Thee

When all my thoughts are raised, my God, to Thee, My various doubts and worries swiftly flee. Thy care, Thy comforts, full of love, shall soothe The tepid, weary soul with words of truth. Before each step I take, though minor be, O, let me first Thy care and goodness see. When all my thoughts […]