My heart full of pride, my mind full of jealousy and sin as hard as I may try I’m in a fight I never can win. I know the wickedness in me and from its grasp I can’t escape, and so I’m falling down and pleading for your grace. Holy one, God’s only son, Jesus come and heal me. My heart transformed, a mind renewed & filled with joy. A life reborn, the bonds of...
For when I'm sinking
When life’s dread woes come crashing round and I get lost in deep despair. When not a solace can be found dear father meet me there. When burdens cause my gaze to fall and I can’t feel your warm embrace, would you still hold me through it all and raise my eyes to see your face. When life has left a bitter taste and this world has proved me foreign, good Abba, won’t you...
One day, some tomorrow you will come through like you said. We will drink wine...– Hallelujah, Amen -Ish
Consider the work of God: for who can make straight what he has bent? In times...– the wisest man who ever lived (Solomon) -Ecc 7: 13 & 14
Then his love found me
I didn’t feel your presence in the strong wave of grief that crashed through my life. I didn’t see your hand in the water-logged destruction, my plans floating off through a murky sludge. I didn’t hear your voice amongst the thunderous clap of dismal circumstance. But as I lay broken in my fears and self-disgust I felt the stinging backlash of self preservation, I saw the works of my hands which...
Jesus, how I need you!
I need Thee every hour, stay Thou nearby Temptations lose their power when Thou art nigh I need thee, oh, I need thee, every hour I need Thee. Bless me now my savior I come to thee I love when God uses circumstances to make me see how much I need him! Well OK, I never like them when I am refusing to look to him for the source of all my needs, but once he lifts my eyes… I love...