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 […]

Peace, peace!

My life was long troubled by sin’s grappling hold, which promised earth’s riches but left my soul cold, but Christ gave me warmth from His Word: such is gold, and peace that is ever so sure. Peace, peace! from the LORD above. Peace, peace! from the purest love. Peace, peace! that is warm and dear, which ever is […]

For All my Life

19 Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: 20 But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal: 21 For where your treasure is, there will your heart be […]