I am coming to the cross

I am coming to the cross; I am poor, and weak, and blind; I am counting all but dross; I shall full salvation find. Refrain: I am trusting, Lord, in thee, Thou dear Lamb of Calvary; Humbly at thy cross I bow; Save me, Jesus, save me now. Long my heart has sighed for thee;…

Praise to the Holiest in the height

Praise to the Holiest in the height And in the depth be praise; In all His words most wonderful, Most sure in all His ways. O loving wisdom of our God! When all was sin and shame, A second Adam to the fight And to the rescue came. O wisest love! that flesh and blood,…

Amazing Love!

 The joy of redemption! And can it be, that I should gain An interest in the Saviour’s blood? Died He for me, who caused His pain- For me, who Him to death pursued? Amazing love! how can it be That Thou, my God, should die for me? ‘Tis mystery all! The Immortal dies! Who can…

In the Cross of Christ I glory

In the cross of Christ I glory, Towering o’er the wrecks of time; All the light of sacred story Gathers round its head sublime. When the woes of life overtake me, Hopes deceive and fears annoy; Never shall the cross forsake me: Lo! it glows with peace and joy. When the sun of bliss is…

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,…

Jesus, Thou joy of loving hearts!

Jesus, Thou joy of loving hearts! Thou Fount of life! Thou Light of men! From the best bliss that earth imparts We turn unfilled to Thee again. Thy truth unchanged hath ever stood; Thou savest those that on Thee call; To them that seek Thee, Thou art good, To them that find Thee, all in…

How sweet the Name of Jesus sounds

    How sweet the Name of Jesus sounds In a believer’s ear! It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds, And drives away his fear. It makes the wounded spirit whole, And calms the troubled breast; ’Tis manna to the hungry soul, And to the weary, rest. Dear Name, the Rock on which I build,…