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1st John 4:10

“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 [...]

Psalms 91:4

“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.

Isaiah 26:4

“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.

Ephesians 1:7

“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.

Isaiah 45:2

“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.

Romans 10:10

“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.

1st Samuel 16:7

“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.

Psalms 37:5

“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?

Ephesians 6:11

“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.

2 Peter 3:14

“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.