Tag Archives: On Aging Gracelessly

Beggar

I was once a beggar in my soul, Just looking for a fuller kind of meal, When another beggar found me and said, “Let me show you where you can get your fill.” Then he took me to the House … Continue reading

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All My Godless Ways

Two rough-hewn wooden structures tell so much about our Lord: The manger where the baby lay and the cross on which He died. Though God Himself, Christ chose the birth of every mother’s child Though God Himself, Christ chose the … Continue reading

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The Balm Song

I need not fret. I need not worry. God’s love is the balm that calms my soul. Why be concerned about tomorrow? My life is in God’s loving hands. Why be concerned about tomorrow? My life is in God’s hands. … Continue reading

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From the Manger to the Cross

My life is a journey, Yes, sometimes a hard journey, Lord, From the manger to the cross, From the manger to the cross. From my birth as a child of God, From my birth as a child of God To … Continue reading

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Our Father in Heaven (The Lord’s Prayer)

Our Father in Heaven, holy is Your name. May Your kingdom come, may Your will be done On earth as it is in Heaven. Lord, give us this day our daily bread. Forgive us our wrongs as we forgive. Lord, … Continue reading

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I Can’t Count Them!

In the ocean, I wonder how many schools of fish there are. I can’t count them. In the forest, I wonder how many different trees there are. I can’t count them. In the meadow, I wonder how many blades of … Continue reading

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I Believe It!

I believe it with all my heart, I believe it with all my heart, I believe it with all my heart. Lord, help me be able to believe it more. The Bible is the Word of God, His truth for … Continue reading

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Not My Will But Yours, Lord

Not my will, but Yours, Lord, Not my will, but Yours. Help me want what You want, When I call on You. Help me pray like Jesus In Gethsemane. Not my will, but Yours, Lord; Not my will, but Yours. … Continue reading

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God’s True Children

Who are God’s true children? Who are God’s true children? Who are God’s true children? All who believe. Who will believe in God’s Son, Who will believe in God’s Son, Who will believe in God’s Son, Unless they have heard? … Continue reading

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Where Are You Gonna Strike Your Match?

Where are you gonna strike your match? Where are you gonna strike your match? Will you strike it in the warmth of a well lighted church Or take it to the cold and dark outside? If you light your candle … Continue reading

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