THOU ETERNAL GOD

 ‘Father, I have sinned’;Yet still I live, and fly repenting to thy oustretched    arms;  thou wilt not cast me off, for Jesus brings me near,  thou wilt not condemn me, for he died in    my stead,  thou wilt not mark my mountains of sin,    for he levelled all,  and his beauty covers my deformities.O my God, I Read more…

The Trinity

O Father, I thank thee that in fullness of grace  thou hast given me to Jesus, to be his sheep,    jewel, portion;O Jesus, I thank thee that in fullness of grace  thou hast accepted, espoused, bound me;O Holy Spirit, I thank thee that in fullness of  grace thou hast    exhibited Jesus as my salvation,    implanted faith Read more…

Second Day Evening: Bounty

Thou hast made summer and winter,      day and night;  each of these revolutions serves our welfare  and is full of thy care and kindness.Thy bounty is seen  in the relations that train us,  the laws that defend us,  the homes that shelter us,  the food that builds us,  the raiment that comforts us,  the continuance of our health, members,    senses, Read more…

Lord’s Day Eve

Another week has gone and I have been          preserved        in my going out,        in my coming in.Thine has been the vigilance that has turned    threatened evils aside;Thine the supplies that have nourished me;Thine the comforts that have indulged me;Thine the relations and friends that have    delighted me;Thine the means of grace which have edified me;Thine Read more…

Victory

When thou art absent all sorrows are here,When thou art present all blessings are mine. https://banneroftruth.org/us/devotional/victory/ This is an extract from Valley of Vision. The Valley of Vision is a collection of Puritan prayers, poems and devotionals. It is a modern spiritual classic. It was authored by Arthur Bennett and published by The Banner Read more…

Christ Alone

Thy main plan, and the end of thy will      is to make Christ glorious and beloved        in heaven  where he is now ascended,  where one day all the elect will behold his glory  and love and glorify him for ever.Though here I love him but little,  may this be my portion at last. https://banneroftruth.org/us/devotional/christ-alone-2/ This is Read more…