A Garden Song

To Christ my Savior King  In Spring My Christ went out to plant His seed within my heart Then bud to leaf and bloom to fruit Each played their Summer’s part Till Autumn’s frost one morning spoke Of Winter’s gathering wings And I in joy the harvest gave To Christ my Savior King To Christ…

Places Where I’ve Been

I have not been to Israel Or seen its Holy sites Nor to the Sea of Galilee Where Christ taught wrong from right But His voice that calmed the storm Has spoken in my mind And those hands that healed the sick Have gently taken mine Then He called me to Himself And He Said…

He Who Works Mysteriously

I and Me and Mine and My Were all that I could see When life was just smooth sailing The world was about me But winds and pains and waves have tossed My comforts overboard Till driven by the storm I put My focus on the Lord For He who works mysteriously His will and…

Heaven’s Rest

Heaven’s Rest The Sabbath was a gift to man Since creation we could hear A sound that echoes down our paths Of God’s footsteps drawing near For in six mighty days God made All fins and paws and wings And His children in a garden there And tulips for each spring Then last God paused…

Eyes Were Made to See

Our Eyes were made to seeSince the moment of creationDiscovering dust specks in a sunbeamWatching pollywogs in motion  Each sunrise with its colorsEach wave top as it breaksAnd the smiles on lips of mothersAnd the raindrops on the lakes He gave us light and focusAnd His word to show us howThat our great unseen CreatorIs…