Daily Strength

Three Iron Nails

God is our strong refuge; he is truly our helper in times of trouble. For this reason we do not fear when the earth shakes, and the mountains tumble into the depths of the sea,

– Ps 46:1-2 NET

Though waves and storms go o’er my head,

Though strength and health and friends be gone,

Though joys be withered all, and dead,

Though every comfort be withdrawn,

On this my steadfast soul relies,—

Father! Thy mercy never dies.

—JOHANN A. ROTHE

Your external circumstances may change, toil may take the place of rest, sickness of health, trials may thicken within and without. Externally, you are the prey of such circumstances; but if your heart is stayed on God, no changes or chances can touch it, and all that may befall you will but draw you closer to Him. Whatever the present moment may bring, your knowledge that it is His…

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