“In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins.” 1st John 4:10 O love divine, that stooped to shareOur sharpest pang, our bitterest tearOn Thee we cast each earth-born careWe smile at pain while [...]
“He shall cover you with His feathers and under His wings you shall take refuge. His truth shall be your shield and buckler.” Psalms 91:4 Ofttimes the path is veiled to sight,No guiding gleams to cheer;Yet they who walk by faith aloneAre taught that God is near.
“Trust in the Lord forever, for in the Lord Jehovah is everlasting strength.” Isaiah 26:4 Let the road be rough and dreary,And its end far out of sight,Foot in bravely, strong or weary,Trust in God, and do the right.
“In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace.” Ephesians 1:7 'I have been bought with a price' -A price no pen can compute;The wondrous grace of the BuyerForbids my soul to be mute.
“I will go before you and make the crooked places straight.” Isaiah 45:2 Others may do a greater work,But you have your part to do;And no one in all God's heritageCan do it so well as you.
“For with the heart one believes unto righteousness and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.” Romans 10:10 Help us Thee, Saviour, to confess,In Whom our life we see;And oh! May fruits of holinessProve that we live to Thee.
“For the Lord does not see as man sees; for man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” 1st Samuel 16:7 Whatsoe'er our lot may be,Calmly in this thought we'll rest-Could we see as Thou dost see,We should choose it as the best.
“Commit your way to the Lord, trust also in Him, and He shall bring it to pass.” Psalms 37:5 I take Thy hand, and fears grow still,Behold Thy face, and doubts remove;Who would not yield his wavering willTo perfect truth and bondless love?
“Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.” Ephesians 6:11 Take all the failures, each mistakeOf our poor, human ways,Then, Saviour, for Thine own dear sake,Make them show forth Thy praise.
“Therefore, beloved, looking forward to these things, be diligent to be found by Him in peace, without spot and blameless.” 2 Peter 3:14 The dearest idol I have known,Whate'er that idol be,Help me to tear it from its throne,And worship only Thee.