WE"LL MAKE IT THROUGH

Lord, I Know We'll Make
It Through ~
Just Me ~ Plus You.
We'll make it
Through... With
Me following Closely
After YOU.



DARK DAY

The Day Is Dark and filled
With gloom - But There Is Sunlight
In My Soul.
My Heart
Is Like a Lighted Room -
And My Life will
find it's Goal.
My Heart
Is like
A lighted
Room . . .
And My Life
Will Reach
It's goal.



IF YOU DON'T KNOW MY
SAVIOR

If You Do Not
Know
My Savior,
Then Come to
Him
Today.
He Will Gladly
Redeem You.
All you Need
Do
Is Confess
and Pray.



O HOLLY RED!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY , HEAVENLY KING.

Happy Birthday,
Heavenly King,
Thou Wee Babe
Lying asleep.
O'er Thy Manger
Cradle
We a glad Vigil
Keep.

Happy Birthday
Heavenly King!
We shall kneel
And Pray
As those dear
Eyes
Open to
The Light
Of Day.

Refrain:
O Holly Red!
And perfumes
Sweet
Thou shalt find
Lying
At Thy feet.

Happy Birthday,
Heavenly King,
Thy Glorious
Birth,
And by every
Act of Ours
Would proclaim
Thy immeasurable
Worth.

O Holly Red!
And Perfumes
Sweet
Thou shalt find
Lying
At Thy feet.

Happy Birthday,
Heavenly King
Thou Wee Babe
Lying asleep.
O'er thy Manger
Cradle
We a Glad Vigil
Keep.




A GREAT DAY

It's going to Be
A Great Day
In The Morning
With Everything
New-borning
With the Flowers
Fresh Blooming
And My Spirit
Going Zooming
In The Morning!

It's
A Cold
Dark
Day ~
But Good
Things
Are On
The Way!

Dec. 24, 1990




THINK YOUNG

Think Young.
Never think Old.
For in thinking
Young
You Will find
Your Pot of
Gold.

The Young Mind
Seeks Adventure
And to Try
New Things.
It does Not
Hesitate
To Use
It's Wings.

Think Young.
It Will help
You to climb
Boldly
The steepest Hill ~
And to follow
HIS Holy Will.

There is No Limitation
On What You Can
Do
If You but Think
Young
And to God's
Ways
Be True.

Think Young
Never think
Old,
And You Will
Find
That Vast Fields
Ahead of You
Unfold.

Think Young
Never think Old,
And in Thinking
Young
You Will find
Your Rainbow
And Your Pot
Of Purest Gold.

Dec. 24 1990


FAITH IS THE LIFELINE
Faith is the Lifeline
Which reaches
Us
Through HIS SON
JESUS...
From God.
Mo matter
How Far
Out In The
Deep
We are,
Or How
Steep
The Paths
To Trod...
That Lifeline
Of Faith
Reaches Us
Through Jesus,
From
Our Omnipotent
Ever ~ Watchful
Always Loving
God.

Oct. 7, 1983




LIKE THE GULLS

Like The Gulls
Along the
Shore
I Would be
Strong and
Happy
And Confident
And
FREE.
They feel
God's
Guiding
Presence
Ever
Near ~
And
Bright - Eyed,
Face Each
Day
Without
A Fear!


A GODLY MAN

A Godly Man
Is One Who Loves
The Things of God...
And whose
Sweet Pathways
Is Always Want
To Trod.

A Godly Man
Is One Who
Turns for All his
Directions
To The Lord,
And he is the
One
To Whom
His Grace
He does
Accord.


I LOVE THE THINGS OF GOD

I Love The Things
Of God!
They are always
Dear To Me.
HIS slightest
Wish
Is My Command...
From Care
HE sets Me
FREE!



GOD ANSWERS PRAYER

God Answers
Prayer!
He Listens When
We Call.
It is HIS Great
Desire
To help us
And of Our
Needs...
Gives Us All!



TRUST AND OBEY

There is No
Way
To be Happy
In JESUS
Bit To
Trust
and Obey!




HOW STILL MY HEART

How still My
Heart
Today;
How Quiet
My
Spirit...
As for
Thy sweet
Will
In All
Things
I Pray




WITHIN HIS HAND

I Feel Content Within
His Hand ~ His Joys
Become My Joys,
His Sorrows Stand
For All The Woe
My Strengthened
Heart
Will Ever Know.

Upon My Shoulders
Goes HIS Cross
And I Count the
World's treasures
Well lost if Only
I May Always
Stand
Within the firm
Hollow
of HIS Hand.




PRAYER CHANGES THINGS

Prayer Changes Things!
Wondrous Thoughts
Begin to thrum.
Marvelous Ideas
Come!

Prayer Changes Things!
It Gives Us Wings ~
Wings of Hope
And Faith
And Love,
Wings That Carry
Us Above
All the Cares
The earth bestows
Because They
Make Us
Sure
That Our Father
Knows!




IF YOU DON'T KNOW MY
CONQUEROR

If You Do Not
Know
My Conqueror
Then Come to
Him
Today ~
He has
Already
Redeemed You.
All you Need
Do
Is Pray!
For Christ's Love is Wider Than the
Ocean...
Far More Bountiful
Than The Sea,
And With
All The
Love He
Has, He
Still Remembers
You and
Me!


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