Our Saviour has given commandment To such as believe, in their hearts, To publish the news of Salvation On earth, to its uttermost parts. The doors of the world lie wide open; Its lands have been duly explored; The sorrows and needs of the heathen Can only […]
I sat alone one evening With thoughts aroaming far;I saw through frosted windows The twinkle of a star.When suddenly there reached me A thudding, crashing soundAnd crunch of hurried footsteps Upon the frozen ground!What could have caused this racket? Was any damage done?It dawned on […]
Whate’er betide, Lord, help me beObedient to Thy Spirit’s plea.When tempters then my soul assailTheir lures will be of no availFor,Savior dear, I feel Thee near.That gives me strength and calms my fear. What fellowship,— with Thee to walkAnd have a confidential talkAbout the things both great and small, —For Thou doth understand them all!Thy […]
Ezra Brainard Though all the world despise my stand, And not a friend will hold my hand,
Max M. Johnson The day was depressing, the sky gloomy grey — The sun would not give even one warming ray.
Max M. Johnson God made a man, and gave him life, to live in peace and not in strife. He placed him in His garden fair; all things provided for his care.
Mary Bowley Peters O Lord, we adore Thee! For Thou art the slain One
Christ leads us through no darker rooms Than he went through before:
Must I my brother keep, And share his pains and toil,
We wept — ’twas Nature wept, but Faith Can pierce beyond the gloom of death,
Mrs. Jane Crewdson Oh! for the peace which floweth as a river, Making Life’s desert-places bloom and smile.
Anna L. Coghill Work, for the night is coming,Work through the morning hours;
Cecil F. Alexander We are but little children weak, Nor born in any high estate;