Luther Halsey Gulick: missionary in Hawaii, Micronesia, Japan, and China (Google eBook)

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Congregational Sunday-School and Publishing Society, 1895 - Missionaries - 314 pages
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Page 45 - Oft, in the stilly night, Ere Slumber's chain has bound me, Fond Memory brings the light Of other days around me : The smiles, the tears, Of boyhood's years, The words of love then spoken ; The eyes that shone, Now dimmed and gone, The cheerful hearts now broken ! Thus, in the stilly night, Ere Slumber's chain has bound me. Sad Memory brings the light Of other days around me.
Page 311 - Unbroken by the last of foes ! 2 Asleep in Jesus ! Oh ! how sweet To be for such a slumber meet, With holy confidence to sing That death hath lost his venomed sting ! 3 Asleep in Jesus ! peaceful rest, Whose waking is supremely blest ; No fear, no woe, shall dim that hour That manifests the Saviour's power. 4 Asleep in Jesus ! Oh ! for me May such a blissful refuge be ! Securely shall my ashes lie, Waiting the summons from on high.
Page 109 - Waft, waft, ye winds, his story, And you, ye waters, roll, Till like a sea of glory, It spreads from pole to pole ; Till o'er our ransomed nature The Lamb for sinners slain, Redeemer, King, Creator, In bliss returns to reign.
Page 232 - They shall have authority to punish by imprisonment every person, not a member, who shall be guilty of disrespect to the house, by any disorderly or contemptuous behavior in its presence...
Page 46 - When I remember all The friends, so linked together, I've seen around me fall, Like leaves in wintry weather, I feel like one Who treads alone Some banquet hall deserted, Whose lights are fled, Whose garlands dead, And all but he departed...
Page 311 - Whose waking is supremely blest ; No fear, no woe shall dim that hour That manifests the Saviour's power. 4 Asleep in Jesus ! Oh for me May such a blissful refuge be ! Securely shall my ashes lie, Waiting the summons from on high. 5 Asleep in Jesus ! time nor space Debars this precious hiding-place ; On Indian plains, or Lapland snows, Believers find the same repose.
Page 118 - And, though the light shines bright on high More softly do the sea-gems glow, That sparkle in the depths below. The rainbow's tints are only made When on the waters they are laid ; And sun and moon most sweetly shine Upon the ocean's level brine. There 's beauty in the deep.
Page 71 - Lord, when thou seest the agonies of dissolving nature upon me, remember this covenant too, even though I should then be incapable of recollecting it ! Look down...
Page 273 - tis done, I believe on the Son ; I am saved by the blood of the Crucified One.
Page 70 - ... of thy wise and gracious providence. And I earnestly pray, that whatever influence thou givest me over others, in any of the superior relations of life in which...

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