The waters saw Thee, O God, the waters saw Thee; they were afraid: the depths also were troubled. (Psa. 77:16)
His disciples came to Him, and awoke Him, saying, Lord, save us: we perish. And He saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then He arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm. (Matt. 8:25‑26)
Lord, Thy presence on the deep Calms the pulses of the sea, And the waters sink to sleep In the rest of seeing Thee, And my often fearful soul Hears the mandate, “Peace, be still!”
The king said, Bring me a sword. And they brought a sword before the king. And the king said, Divide the living child in two, and give half to the one, and half to the other. (1 Kings 3:24‑25)
No servant can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. (Luke 16:13)
For me, O Lord, the world is all too small, For I have seen Thy face, Where Thine eternal love irradiates all Within Thy secret place; And therefore from all others, from all else, Draw Thou my soul to Thee — Yea — Thou hast broken the enchanter’s spells, And I am free.
I will also give Thee for a light to the Gentiles, that Thou mayest be My salvation unto the end of the earth. (Isa. 49:6)
All the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God. (Psa. 98:3)
God hath showed it unto them … so that they are without excuse. (Rom. 1:19‑20)
The gospel bells are joyful As they echo far and wide, Bearing notes of perfect pardon Through a Saviour crucified; “Good tidings of great joy To all people do I bring; Unto you is born a Saviour, Which is Christ the Lord and King.”
The gates of it shall not be shut at all by day: for there shall be no night there. (Rev. 21:25)
Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lifted up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory? The Lord strong and mighty, the Lord mighty in battle. Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory? The Lord of hosts, He is the King of glory. Selah. (Psa. 24:7‑10)
The gates of heaven are opened wide; At His name all the angels bow; The Son of Man who was crucified Is the King of glory now: We love to look up and behold Him there, The Lamb for His chosen slain; And soon shall His saints all His glories share, With their Head and their Lord shall reign.
Abide in Me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in Me. (John 15:4)
Herein is My Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be My disciples. As the Father hath loved Me, so have I loved you: continue ye in My love. (John 15:8‑9)
Though we pass through tribulation, All will be well; Ours is such a full salvation; All, all is well; Happy still in God confiding; Fruitful, if in Christ abiding; Holy, through the Spirit’s guiding: All must be well.
So they did eat, and were filled, and became fat, and delighted themselves in Thy great goodness. (Neh. 9:25)
They shall abundantly utter the memory of Thy great goodness, and shall sing of Thy righteousness. (Psa. 145:7)
Through Thy goodness I realize That Thou art all in all; That I am more than conqueror In great things and in small; No need have I but Thou hast met Upon the cruel tree; Oh precious, dying, risen Lord, Thou art my victory!
Now will I sing to my well-beloved a song of my beloved touching His vineyard. My well-beloved hath a vineyard in a very fruitful hill. (Isa. 5:1)
They took Him, and killed Him, and cast Him out of the vineyard. (Mark 12:8)
The vineyard which Thy right hand hath planted, and the branch that Thou madest strong for Thyself. Let Thy hand be upon the man of Thy right hand, upon the son of man whom Thou madest strong for Thyself. (Psa. 80:15,17)
Lamb of God! when we behold Thee Lowly in the manger laid; Wandering as a homeless stranger In the world Thy hands had made; When we see Thee in the garden In Thine agony of blood, At Thy grace we are confounded, Holy, spotless Lamb of God!
My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother. (Prov. 1:8)
Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge. (Prov. 19:27)
The king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom! my son, my son Absalom! would God I had died for thee, O Absalom, my son, my son! (2 Sam. 18:33)
There is a peace, I told my son, That you can know for life; The peace of God will bring you through The times of war and strife; No need to fear, for God is here — Just lean on Him and know God’s peace within your heart — And where you go, He’ll go.