Jesus shall reign where’er the sun

This hymn captures my confidence in the conquest of the nations by the gospel. Christ is King not merely over individual souls but over the nations of the earth. This is the testimony of the Bible (Psalm 2; Matt.28: 18,19; Isaiah 2:2; 40:5; Malachi 1:11), and it is the vision of The Christian Mind. Jesus … Continue reading Jesus shall reign where’er the sun

Awake, my heart; arise, my tongue

Awake, my heart; arise, my tongue, Prepare a tuneful voice; In God, the life of all my joys, Aloud will I rejoice. 'Tis he adorned my naked soul, And made salvation mine; Upon a poor polluted worm He makes his graces shine. And lest the shadow of a spot Should on my soul be found, … Continue reading Awake, my heart; arise, my tongue

How doth the little busy bee

How doth the little busy bee Improve each shining hour, And gather honey all the day From every opening flower.   How skillfully she builds her cell! How neat she spreads the wax! And labours hard to store it well With the sweet food she makes.   In works of labour, or of skill, I … Continue reading How doth the little busy bee