It shall come to pass, that at evening time it shall be light. (Zech. 14:7)
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day. (Prov. 4:18)
Fear not the westerly shadows, O children of the day! For brighter still and brighter Shall be your homeward way; Resplendent as the morning, With fuller glow and power, And clearer than the noonday, Shall be your sunset hour.
A man shall be as a hiding place from the wind, and a covert from the tempest; as rivers of water in a dry place, as the shadow of a great rock in a weary land. (Isa. 32:2)
I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert. (Isa. 43:19)
There the glorious Lord will be unto us a place of broad rivers and streams. (Isa. 33:21)
Springs of peace, when conflict heightens, Thine uplifted eye shall see; Peace that strengthens, calms and brightens, Peace, itself a victory; Springs of comfort, strangely springing, Through the bitter wells of woe; Founts of hidden gladness, bringing Joy that earth can ne’er bestow.
Jesus answered and said unto her, Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again: but whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life. (John 4:13‑14)
Ye shall find in Him the filling of the “aching void” within; In Him the instant antidote for anguish and for sin; In Him the conscious meeting of the soul’s unuttered need; In Him the ALL that ye have sought, the goal of life indeed.
Break forth into joy, sing together, ye waste places of Jerusalem: for the Lord hath comforted His people, He hath redeemed Jerusalem. The Lord hath made bare His holy arm in the eyes of all the nations; and all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our God. (Isa. 52:9‑10)
After this I beheld, and, lo, a great multitude, which no man could number, of all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues, stood before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palms in their hands; and cried with a loud voice, saying, Salvation to our God which sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb. (Rev. 7:9‑10)
Then, too, countless myriads, wearing Robes made white in Jesus’ blood, Palms (like rested pilgrims) bearing, Stand before the throne of God.
These, redeemed from every nation, Shall in triumph bless Thy name; Every voice shall cry, “Salvation To our God and to the Lamb.”
He shall cover thee with His feathers, and under His wings shalt thou trust. (Psa. 91:4)
Because Thou hast been my help, therefore in the shadow of Thy wings will I rejoice. (Psa. 63:7)
There the lonely heart His sweetness learneth, Sheltered there beneath the shadowing wings — In the depths of hidden rest encompassed By the tender gleams of heavenly things; Who amidst the world’s sad mirth can tell, What it is apart in God to dwell?