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 […]

The Counsel of the Lord

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┬áheav’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 […]

Teach Me

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 […]

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 […]