My ears do scarce believe the words sublime, That Christ did come to earth from heav’n on high, To take on lowly flesh and bear my sin, And sacrificed His life on Calvary. “Why would the Judge of all stoop down to earth, Performing such an act of wondrous love?” The recollections of my sin […]
O, prayer! What a wondrous gift of love The LORD on high has giv’n to men on earth. Through Jesus Christ, our Mediator, Lord, We shall commune with Him, the triune God. To Him, we pray and yearn so earnestly To have the greatest gift: salvation free. To Him, we pray with childlike humble faith […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
He knows my heart, and thus He lays the path That would prevent my heart from straying far. The Lord whose love for me is greater still Has led all things to save my soul from harm. Would I distrust His loving omniscience, Which has foreseen the harm that step will give? When sensual sense shall […]