Because Thou Lovest Me (Remembrance of Deliverance)

116 I love the Lord, because he hath heard my voice and my supplications. 2 Because he hath inclined his ear unto me, therefore will I call upon him as long as I live. 3 The sorrows of death compassed me, and the pains of hell gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow. 4 Then called I upon […]

Reflections of Salvation

My ears do scarce believe the words sublime, That Christ did come to earth from heav’n on high, To take on lowly flesh and bear my sin, And sacrificed His life on Calvary. “Why would the Judge of all stoop down to earth, Performing such an act of wondrous love?” The recollections of my sin […]

Remembrance

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 […]

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 […]