Comfort for Mourners by Henry Law (1873)

Comfort for Mourners by Henry Law, abridgedSorrow has crossed the threshold of your home and now sits a downcast inhabitant in your heart. You mourn as one from whom all joy is fled. The saddened countenance–the open fount of tears–the swelling...

Blessed Assurance by Fanny Crosby, 1873

Fanny Crosby is not remembered for sermons or theological treatises.  But just as the words of the great writers live on the words of this great hymn writer have survived the test of time. One of Crosby most loved songs reminds us of the security we have in Jesus. She...