The Truth Which Set Me Free

And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. John 8:32 I praise Thee God, that Thou deliv’rest me From the insanity of all my mind When once of human wisdom I thought high; Above these lofty thoughts, the wisdom mine. But thrice my God did crush my prideful soul And […]

Knowing God

But let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am the LORD which exercise lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, saith the LORD. Jeremiah 9:24 If there be anything that I shall glory in, Let it be this, my Lord, my God, That Thou hast giv’n to me, a lowly sinful worm, The precious […]

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 […]

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, […]