Meditation and Prayer Archive

478 – Sweet Hour of Prayer

1 Sweet hour of prayer! sweet hour of prayer! that calls me from a world of care, and bids me at my Father’s throne make all my wants and wishes known. In seasons of distress and grief, my soul has often found relief, …

481 – Dear Lord and Father

1 Dear Lord and Father of mankind, forgive our foolish ways; reclothe us in our rightful mind, in purer lives thy service find, in deeper reverence, praise. 2 In simple trust like theirs who heard, beside the Syrian sea, the gracious calling of …

483 – I Need Thee Every Hour

1 I need thee every hour, most gracious Lord; no tender voice like thine can peace afford. Refrain I need thee, O I need thee; every hour I need thee; O bless me now, my Savior, I come to thee. 2 I need …

484 – I Need Thee, Precious Jesus

1 I need Thee precious Jesus, for I am very poor; A stranger and a pilgrim, I have no earthly store. I need the love of Jesus to cheer me on my way, To guide my doubting foot steps, to be my strength …

491 – In the Hour of Trial

1 In the hour of trial, Jesus, plead for me, Lest by base denial I depart from Thee; When Thou see’st me waver, with a look recall, Nor, for fear or favor, suffer me to fall. 2 With forbidden pleasures would this vain …

495 – Near to the Heart of God

1 There is a place of quiet rest, near to the heart of God; a place where sin cannot molest, near to the heart of God. Refrain O Jesus, blest Redeemer, sent from the heart of God, hold us who wait before thee …

500 – Take Time to Be Holy

1 Take time to be holy, speak oft with thy Lord; abide in him always, and feed on his word. Make friends of God’s children, help those who are weak, forgetting in nothing his blessing to seek. 2 Take time to be holy, …