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Appealing Wisdom

Does not wisdom call with her voice?
At the crossroad she takes her stand;
That is making your heart rejoice,
For the judgment as to demand.

She stands and placing in your path,
Crying out at the entry gate;
Guiding you away from the wrath,

by Richard Newton Sherrer

added by richards.77936
22 hours ago

Life Investment

Cast your bread upon the water,
You find after many days;
Sending a son or daughter,
They will find it that it stays.

Give a portion to seven,
You know not what disaster;
As the wrath comes from Heaven,
For you ignored the Master.

If the...

by Richard Newton Sherrer

added by richards.77936
1 day ago

Dignity and Glory

The Lord is so majestic;
In His name in all the earth;
With glory to the angelic,
Because of His priceless worth.

Mouths of babies and infants
He has established of His strength;
For they have been sycophants,
Persevered at such a length.

by Richard Newton Sherrer

added by richards.77936
2 days ago

Come to the LORD

Seek the Lord while may be found,
Call on Him while He is near;
Listen closely upon His sound,
For honoring as you revere.

Let the wicked forsake their way,
And the unrighteous men their thought;
Their compassion making them stray,
For not...

by Richard Newton Sherrer

added by richards.77936
3 days ago

The Perfect Law

The Law of the Lord is perfect,
Reviving the soul-making wise;
Only the foolish would reject,
As to opening up their eyes.

The precepts of the Lord are right,
Rejoicing hearts to make them pure;
Enlightening to give insight,
And comforting...

by Richard Newton Sherrer

added by richards.77936
4 days ago

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The Lord is beautiful and powerful. Blessings

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