What A Friend We Have In Jesus All my life, I have called this song by the wrong name. Looking back on this, its hard not to smile. Because in my mistitling it, I found an important lesson and message. Take it to the Lord in Prayer. When I’m sick… I take it to the […]
Growing up, there is another hymn that stayed rather close to my heart. Especially in times when my fairh waned. Much like doubting Thomas, this hymn showed me the truth time and time again when I was scared to believe.
Sometimes, even now, I think of this hymn when I’m feeling doubtful or afraid. For there is no one greater or unwaning than my Savior who has seen me through.
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