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3 The day of small and feeble things I know thou never wilt despise : I know, with healing in his wings,
The Sun of righteousness shall rise.
4 With labour faint thou wilt not fail,
Hymn 80. P. M.
I will put my laws into their mind, and write them in their hearts. Heb. viii. 10.
TILL, Lord, I languish for thy grace,
Appear, and banish my complaint;
2 O! conquer this rebellious will:
3 To thee I lift my mournful eye:
The hind'rance must be all in me;
Witness that streaming blood:
4 It cost thy blood my heart to win:
Come then, my Lord, thy right assert,
Hymn 81. P. M.
Teach us to pray. Luke xi. 1.
1 JESUS, as tee thy light;
Still let me for thy coming stay; Stop a poor wand'ring sinner's flight, Till thou my full Redeemer art, O keep, in mercy keep my heart. 2 O might I hear the turtle's voice, The cooing of the gentle dove! The call that bids my heart rejoice; "Arise and come away, my love! "The storm is gone, the winter's o'er: "Arise, for thou shalt weep no more!" 3 Give me to bow with thee my head, And sink into the silent grave; To rest among the quiet dead,
Till thou display thy power to save,
Hymn 82. L. M.
Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; whe crowneth thee with loving-kindness. Ps. ciii. 4
GOD of my life, what just return
Can sinful dust and ashes give?
I only live my sin to mourn:
Thine image in my soul to see;
Hymn 83. L. M.
Deep calleth unto deep. Psalm xliii. 7.
STILL in the depth of my complaint
To thee I ever, ever cry:
With longing, sick; with groaning, faint; O give me Christ, or else I die.
2 Come then, my hope, my life, my Lord, And fix in me thy lasting home!
Be mindful of thy gracious word:
3 Prepare and then possess my heart!
Thee may I love; for God thou art!
And thro' his wounds to heaven ascend.
Hymn 84. C. M.
Behold, I stand at the door and knock: if any man hear my voice. Rev. iii. 20.
COME, let us who in Christ believe,
Our common Saviour praise;
To him, with joyful voices, give
2. He now stands knocking at the door
The worst need keep him out no more;
3 Through grace we hearken to thy voice,
In sure and certain hope rejoice
4 Come quickly in, thou heavenly guest,
But sup with us, and let the feast
Hymn 85. P. M.
He that dwelleth in love, dwelleth in God, and God in him. 1 John iv. 16.
This soient love divine,
My help and refuge from my foes,
And lo! from sin, and grief, and shame,
2 Thy mighty name salvation is,
And keeps my happy soul above: Comfort it brings, and power, and peace,. And joy, and everlasting love: To me with thy great name are given Pardon, and holiness, and heaven.
3 Jesus, my all in all thou art,
My rest in toil, my case in pain;
In war, my peace: in loss, my gain;
In weakness, my almighty power;
Hymn 86. P. M.
Rejoice in the Lord always. Phil. iv. 4.
LET all men rejoice, by Jesus restor❜d:
We lift up our voice, and call him our
His joy is to bless us, and free us from thrall,