Wisdom and Understanding

I have more understanding than all my teachers: for thy testimonies are my meditation. Psalm 119:99 My God in heaven, Counsellor divine, To all Thy blessed ways may I attend. Thy testimonies hold such precious store Which shines above the wisdom of frail men. A countless myriad of counsellors Shall hold no ground against Thy […]

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 […]

As a Weaned Child

Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child. – Psalm 131:2 In troubles sore, my soul, a helpless child, cries bitterly, in midst of tempests wild. Much doubt and fear had filled my weary heart amidst the storms which […]

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 […]

As a weaned child

“…my soul is even as a weaned child.” Psalm 131:2 O LORD my God, may e’er I humbly sit as list’ning child to hear Thee ‘fore Thy feet, Thy timeless truths and testimonies sure, which endless worldly wealth will ne’er procure. May e’er I humbly learn Thy wondrous words of wisdom, pure, untainted with sin’s […]