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 […]

Labour

The week is done – Thou, O Lord, hast helped Sustain this soul through work Thou hast ordained. Be it the struggles ‘gainst the lure of sin Or lab’ring 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, […]

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 […]