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, […]

Godly Manliness

For years I learned the devil’s role for men – To be the foot, and not the head at home. A husband leaving all to his poor wife, To bear his load of caring for a home. I long was blind – I could not see the truth. For years I learned such foolishness and […]

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 heav’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 […]

Godly Frames

If I should start my thoughts elsewhere but God, I soon will wander far from Christ my Lord. Without an anchor firm to hold my soul, Without Thy brilliant light my path to show, I soon would call Thy holy truth as sin, And term all hideous sin as truth to me. But let me […]