He looked up, and said, I see men as trees, walking. After that He put His hands again upon his eyes, and made him look up; and he was restored, and saw every man clearly. (Mark 8:24‑25)
Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help of man. (Psa. 60:11)
Who shall tell our untold need, Deeply felt, though scarcely known? Who the hungering soul can feed, Guard, and guide, but God alone? Blessed promise! while we see Earthly friends must powerless be, Earthly fountains quickly dry: God shall all your need supply.
Boast not thyself of tomorrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth. (Prov. 27:1)
Ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away. For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that. (James 4:14‑15)
Help me to know the value of these hours; Help me the folly of all waste to see; Help me to trust the Christ who bore my sorrows, And thus to yield for life or death to Thee.
His servants came near, and spake unto him, and said, My father, if the prophet had bid thee do some great thing, wouldest thou not have done it? how much rather then when he saith to thee, WASH, and be clean? (2 Kings 5:13)
When He had thus spoken, He spat on the ground, and made clay of the spittle, and He anointed the eyes of the blind man with the clay. And said unto him, Go, WASH in the pool of Siloam. … He went his way therefore, and WASHED, and came seeing. (John 9:6‑7)
Such were some of you: but ye are WASHED, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God. (1 Cor. 6:11)
Have you been to Jesus for the cleansing power? Are you WASHED in the blood of the Lamb?
Therefore hear the word of the Lord; I saw the Lord sitting upon His throne, and all the host of heaven standing on His right hand and on His left. (2 Chron. 18:18)
In the year that king Uzziah died I saw also the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up, and His train filled the temple. (Isa. 6:1)
David himself saith in the book of Psalms, The Lord said unto My Lord, Sit Thou on My right hand, till I make Thine enemies Thy footstool. (Luke 20:42‑43)
Only one King can make the world His kingdom And hold it for His own; God’s ancient covenant His house established, An everlasting throne; Majesty, glory, power and dominion Are His and His alone, Lord of all lords and King of kings, eternal, Great David’s greater Son.
Happy is he that hath the God ofJacob for his help, whose hope isin the Lord his God: Which made heaven, and earth,the sea, and all that therein is: Which keepeth truth forever: Which executeth judgment for theoppressed: Which giveth food to the hungry. The Lord looseth the prisoners: The Lord openeth the eyes ofthe blind: The Lord raiseth them that are boweddown: The Lord loveth the righteous: The Lord preserveth the strangers; He relieveth the fatherless and widow. The Lord shall reign forever, even ThyGod, O Zion, unto all generations. Praise ye the Lord. (Psa. 146:5‑10)
Jesus loved Martha, and her sister, and Lazarus. (John 11:5)
The fruit of the Spirit is love. (Gal. 5:22)
Elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: Grace unto you, and peace, be multiplied. (1 Peter 1:2)
May the grace of Christ our Saviour, And the Father’s boundless love, With the Holy Spirit’s favor, Rest upon us from above!
Thus may we abide in union With each other and the Lord, And possess in sweet communion, Joys which earth can ne’er afford.