For Man or For God?

When sin arose in those so close to me, I scarce would think that it indeed be true. Much thought I gave to lighten all their sin, Which, now revealed, do give me cause to rue. The evidence so clear was laid ‘fore me, And yet I tried excusing all their sin. “I am not […]

Prayer of Pure Devotion

When fears and doubts arise, make me recall Thy faithfulness, Thy reassurances which Thou hast given through Thy Word. The Word which Thou didst give to me when I did fear within, The providential reassurance which Thy Will assert. The thought which Thou hast taught, that I must serve with all I have, Not seeking […]

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, […]