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His promise is Yea and Ameni i
And never was forfeited yet :' ;
Not all things below nor above,
Or sever my soul from his love.
Eternity will not erase ;
In marks of indelible grace: illi
As sure as the earnest is giv'n;
The glorified spirits in heaven. TOPLÁDY.
1st P.) S. M. Mount Ephraim 185.
...Salem New 99. res. i Weak believers encouraged. . I VOUR harps, ye trembling saints, Coi: Down from the willows take; Loud to the praise of Christ our Lord.
Bidi every string awake.. . . . 2 Tho' in a foreign land. ;. :,.
We are not far from home: 1 A
We every moment come... ! 3- His grace shall to the end
Stronger and brighter shine ;
Shall quench the spark divine, a
When we shall clearly seeko
But each shall say, For me. .. 5 Tarry his leisure, then, . Wait, th' appointed hour; Bavel Wait, till the bridegroom of your souls :
:-,6 : Blest is the man, O God!. ... :
That stays himself on thee!
Who waits for thy salvation, Lord !
Encouragement to believe in Christ.
In will, in word, in thought, in deed;
Apply’d, removes the dreadful load. ;
Th’inviting voice of Christ, and live;
For he commands you to believe;
· Believe, and heav'n is all your own. Sit 225 L.M. Kingsbridge 88. Magdalene 214. Faith connected with Salvation, Rom. 1. 16. Heb. X. 39.
NOT by the laws of innocence ?
- Can Adam's sons arrive at heaven! New works can give us no pretence
To have our ancient sins forgiven: il
Can make a wounded conscience whole
That flies to Christ, and saves the soul.'
Fain would I have my soul renew'd: 11. .
To have it pardon'd and subdu’d. ll.
Let guilt and death ino longer reign ;. 3
Nor let my humble faith be vain!'. ,.,;
226 (1st P.) c. M. Bedford 91.". Brightheim
S istone 208. Si voulu Being in the fear of God all the Day long, Prov. xxiii. 17. 1 THRICE happy souls, whơ barn from heav'n,
1 While yet they sojourn here, Humbly begin their days with God, I
: And spend them in his fear. Hin 2 So may our eyes with holt zeal.!!
Prevent the dawning day ! ! And turn the sacred pages b'er, 1.
And praise thy name, and pray.
Its incense to thy throne
Our hearts be thine alone in it 4 As sanctified to noblest ends
! Be each refreshment sought; . And, by each various providence, bt.I was .67.. Sonié wise instruction brought!..':''. i 5 When to laborious duties dall'a. s . I
Or by temptations tried, 542.018)
Our grateful hearts would be
Brin Line 7 At night, we lean our weary heads,
On thay paternal breast;... TISHA, And, safely folded in thine arms, s iis
Resign our pow'rs to rest. los 8 In solid pure delights like these, in
Let all my days be past ; 's ? ? Nor shall I then impatient wishy is is' "" .*Nor shall I fear, the last. DR, DODDRIDGE,
226 (20 P.) $. M. Mount Ephraim 185.
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Practical Religion, or a day well spent, 's: 1 TET pray'r and praise ascend, v
* When morning gives the light; And pray’r and praise like incense rises
And hallow ev'ry night. .! !
Of truth and grace divine ;
Through which the Gospel shine.
And most your fellow saints ;
And pity their complaints.
And wakeful be your eyes)
In ev'ry fair disguise. cad.
With vigour be pursu'd with it)
Si Of industry intrude. Presult 6 Let thouglits of God and heav'nin?
Your labours sanctify, id; .
In whispers to the sky. - Tiller
With blessings shall abound; T With balmy gales and smiling raysune bo
Its ev’ning shall be crown'd .
7 C. M. Stamford 9. Hammond 226.
Bath Chapel 26, Fear of God united with love, Prov. xlv. 26. 1 HAPPY beyond description, he .
LL Who fears the Lord his Godzi
Who hears his threats with holy awe,
And trembles at his rod. 2 Fear, sacred passion, ever dwells . With its fair partner, love; in
Blending their beauties, both proclaim
· Their source is from above,
The child with joy appears ;
And, loves as much as fears.'
Possess this soul of mine ;
And taste thy joys divine. NEEDHAM.
228 C. M. Michael's 119. Follett 181..
Holy Fortitude, 1 Cor. xvi. 13..... 1 AM I a soldier of the cross,.
A follower of the Lamb? :;..
Or blush to speak his name?
On flowery beds of ease;
And sail'd thro' bloody seas !
Must I not stem the flood ? : :
To help me on to God?
Increase my courage, Lord ! ...,
Supported by thy word.'; iii. 5 Thy saints, in all this glorious war,
Shall conquer tho’ they die : : . per a
And seize it with their eye.in