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, […]

Thou canst restore our souls, O LORD

When tender hearts are wounded deep, and souls are broken, frail and weak, Thou canst restore our souls, O LORD, Thou canst restore our souls, O God. When tender hearts are hardening, and sin and darkness slow seeps in, Thou canst restore our souls, O LORD, Thou canst restore our souls, O God. When tender […]

A Prayer of Thanksgiving (II)

O LORD, my soul hath grieved to ponder what has come to pass: afflictions, troubles, much temptations, sorrow bringing tears. But such great grievances and pain within shall never last, when Thou dost show to me Thy wondrous lessons bright and clear! Much selfish pride Thou pullest down within my wand’ring soul, when Thou preventest me from […]