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 […]

The Word of God

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 […]

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 […]

Tis’ Best to Lie at Jesus’s Feet

Tis’ best to lie at Jesus’s feet, and hear His blessed truth, To trust His blessed promises, which He shall faithful keep. For tis’ the balm that heals all sores, and tenderly it soothes. And though the storm may rage around, my soul His peace shall meet. Tis’ best to lie at Jesus’s feet, and […]

When Restless Thoughts Shall Overwhelm

When restless thoughts shall overwhelm thy soul, Run now to Jesus Christ, and stay well there, Lest by a careless step thou mindless charge, And land astray in dark pits of despair. Run now to Christ, and wholly rest in Him, And know the peace and joy which flows from Him. Run now to Christ, thy gentle […]