Though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity [love], I am nothing. (1 Cor. 13:2)
Forasmuch as ye are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that ye may excel to the edifying of the church. (1 Cor. 14:12)
I desire fruit that may abound to your account. (Phil. 4:17)
For the heart grows rich in giving; All its wealth is living grain; Seeds which mildew in the garner, Scattered, fill with gold the plain; Is thy burden hard and heavy? Do thy steps drag wearily? Help to bear thy brother’s burden; God will bear both it and thee.
Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep. (Rom. 12:15)
None of us liveth to himself, and no man dieth to himself. For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord’s. (Rom. 14:7‑9)
Thy days were full of kindly acts; Thy speech was true and plain; And no one ever sought Thee, Lord, Or came to Thee in vain.
Oh grant us hearts like Thine, dear Lord; So joyous, true and free That all Thy children everywhere Be drawn by us to Thee.
I bowed down my head, and worshipped the Lord, and blessed the Lord God … which had led me in the right way. (Gen. 24:48)
I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths. (Prov. 4:11)
Those the comforts I possess, Which God shall still increase: All His ways are pleasantness, And all His paths are peace: Nothing Jesus did or spoke, Henceforth let me ever slight; For I love His easy yoke, And find His burden light.
Where is the way where light dwelleth? (Job 38:19)
The light dwelleth with Him. (Dan. 2:22)
Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth Me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life. (John 8:12)
I heard the voice of Jesus say, “I am this dark world’s light; Look unto Me: thy morn shall rise And all thy day be bright”; I looked to Jesus, and I found In Him my star, my sun; And in that light of life I’ll walk Till travelling days are done.
As in the days that were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark, and knew not until the flood came, and took them all away; so shall also the coming of the Son of Man be. (Matt. 24:38‑39)
The Lord shall endure forever: He hath prepared His throne for judgment. And He shall judge the world in righteousness, He shall minister judgment to the people in uprightness. (Psa. 9:7‑8)
Thou sittest on high, eternal Word, As Son of Man, as sovereign Lord, And now by faith on Thee we rest, Till all Thy title have confessed.
Oh be it thus till that blest day, When God shall wipe all tears away; Quickly, ’tis promised in the Word, E’en so, Amen. Come quickly, Lord.