Larger than …
Larger than ever-spreading sky,
Stronger than ev’ry law of earth,
Calmer than a mirror-like sea,
Is the God-Life that gives you birth.
Larger than any span of time,
Stronger far than bone and sinew,
Calmer than nature’s ebbing flow,
Is the God-Love that breathes in you.
Living larger, stronger, calmer
Is what the Saviour comes to show
To his Father’s loved and loving
Children who labor here below.
God’s voice of comfort, what He has to say to us, doesn’t stop with the Old Testament or even with the New Testament. And it isn’t confined within the borders of denominational believing. As George MacDonald wrote, the God “who takes millions of years to form a soul that shall understand him and be blessed” isn’t limited to time or place or doctrine. He is “ever uttering himself” (Unspoken Sermons “The Child in the Midst”).… Continue reading