Teach me, O teach me, blessed God of truth, Thy Will assuredly from Thy blessed Word. Wherewithal shall I cleanse my ways Except by taking heed to Thy pure Word? A shining lamp Thy Word is to my feet; Unto my darkened path a glorious light. Except Thou leadest me, I shall go blind, And […]
When all my thoughts are raised, my God, to Thee, My various doubts and worries swiftly flee. Thy care, Thy comforts, full of love, shall soothe The tepid, weary soul with words of truth. Before each step I take, though minor be, O, let me first Thy care and goodness see. When all my thoughts […]
Remind this heart of mine, O Christ my Lord, When I am sore distressed by foes around, That countless saints of old, though deeply pressed, Have found their strength in Thee and stood their ground. The honeyed Psalms of David sing of peace While he was grieved by troubles strong and long, For he had […]
He knows my heart, and thus He lays the path That would prevent my heart from straying far. The Lord whose love for me is greater still Has led all things to save my soul from harm. Would I distrust His loving omniscience, Which has foreseen the harm that step will give? When sensual sense shall […]
Tis’ best to lie at Jesus’s feet, and hear His blessed truth, To trust His blessed promises, which He shall faithful keep. For tis’ the balm that heals all sores, and tenderly it soothes. And though the storm may rage around, my soul His peace shall meet. Tis’ best to lie at Jesus’s feet, and […]
O, help me Christ, O, this I pray, To walk within the heav’nly way, And keep me there from day to day, And not a step from there to stray.
God, let me live each day by passing day, And take each fleeting moment patiently. Let not the countless “What ifs” hold my thoughts And restless, hopeless make my spirit be. The future lies within Thy mighty hands – Thus murmur not, my troubled soul, but rest – For Thou alone canst bring pure love […]