The guilt of long-past sins do press my soul,Their wickedness more clearly to me shown.If I do linger more upon my thoughts,My doom is sure! all else is vain and naught. In this my forlorn soul doth seek for help,But none indeed but God my soul can help.At this, my wand’ring thoughts do fright my […]

A Prayer of Thanksgiving (II)

O LORD, my soul hath grieved to ponder what has come to pass: afflictions, troubles, much temptations, sorrow bringing tears. But such great grievances and pain within shall never last, when Thou dost show to me Thy wondrous lessons bright and clear! Much selfish pride Thou pullest down within my wand’ring soul, when Thou preventest me from […]

Tempest Tossed

My thanks to the LORD, even as the clock strikes twelve on my birthday, to remind me yet again to look on Him. My soul had rested like Sardis, and of such this verse speaks to me: Revelation 3:2 “Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die: for I have […]