Posts from March 2019

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Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

by kenval

Come, Thou Fount of every blessing, Tune my heart to sing thy grace; Streams of mercy, never ceasing, Call for songs of loudest praise. Teach me some melodious sonnet, Sung by flaming tongues above. Praise the mount! I’m fixed upon it, Mount of Thy redeeming love. Sorrowing I shall be in Spirit, Till released from […]

Tried as Gold

by kenval

‘The refiner is never very far from the mouth of the furnace when His gold is in the fire.” Charles Spurgeon ‘That the trial of your faith , being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it  be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing […]

Thy Word is Like a Garden, Lord

by kenval

Thy Word is like a garden, Lord, with flowers bright and fair, And every one who seeks may pluck a lovely cluster there. Thy Word is like a deep, deep mine; and jewels rich and rare Are hidden in its mighty depths for every searcher there. Thy Word is like a starry host: a thousand […]

Prayer

by kenval

‘My schedule is so busy today that I need to spend more time than usual in prayer.” Martin Luther “Evening and morning, and at noon, will I pray and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice.” Psalm 55:17

Longing After God

by kenval

“I want deliberately to encourage this mighty longing after God. The lack of it has brought us to our present low estate. This stiff and wooden quality about our religious lives is a result of our lack of holy desire. Complacency is a deadly for of all spiritual growth. Acute desire must be present or […]