Category Archives: Octavius Winslow

Gently Lead Us by Octavius Winslow

  Gently, Lord, oh, gently lead us Through vale of tears, Though thou’st decreed us, Till our last great change appears. As temptation’s darts assail us, Or in devious paths we stray Let thy goodness never fail us, Lead us … Continue reading

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Forever with the Lord by Octavius Winslow

  Forever with the Lord! Amen; so let it be, Life from the dead is in that word, ‘Tis immortality. Here in the body pent, Absent from him I roam, Yet nightly pitch my moving tent A day’s march nearer … Continue reading

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Lean Hard by Octavius Winslow

“Cast thy burden upon the Lord, and he shall sustain thee” (Psalm 55:22). Child of My love, lean hard, And let Me feel the pressure of thy care; I know thy burden, child, I shaped it; Poised it in My … Continue reading

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