Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Another Year Is Dawning

Another year is dawning:
Dear Father, let it be,
In working or in waiting,
Another year with Thee;
Another year of progress,
Another year of praise,
Another year of proving
Thy presence all the days.

Another year of mercies,
Of faithfulness and grace;
Another year of gladness
In the shining of Thy face;
Another year of leaning
Upon Thy loving breast;
Another year of trust,
Of quiet, happy rest.

Another year of service
Of witness for thy love;
Another year of training
For holier work above.
Another year is dawning:
Dear Father, let it be,
On earth or else in heaven,
Another year for Thee.

The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace. Numbers 6:24-26

Happy New Year to you, dear friends.

Song: 'Another Year Is Dawning' - by Frances Ridley Havergal

Scripture: New International Version


  1. God bless you and your family in the coming year. I know the past year has been a hard one, you are still in my prayers.

  2. I loved this poem! God bless you in the New Year and always, dear friend.
    Love, Kim

  3. Happy New Year! Continue to lift you and your family in prayer.



  4. Beautiful poem! You and your family are in our prayers. May God bless you.
    Your friend in Christ,

  5. Continuing to lift you up in prayer and wishing you a blessed 2009.

  6. Just beautiful, Adrienne, you are amazing. Praying for you all~

  7. Continuing to think of you and may this coming 2009 be more than you could ever have imagined in the Father's blessings.

  8. I pray for a new year filled with God's continued blessings for you and your family. I know that as we look to Him for guidance, He looks on us with love.

    I am holding you all close in my heart.


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