Commandments

pp2300 on September 2nd, 2016

E.J. Waggoner The Present Truth, June 23, 1898 This poem was at the end of an article by E.J. Waggoner entitled “Greatness”. The poem, as mentioned below, is by Rev. E. Jones. Jesus said, “If My kingdom were of this world then would My servants fight,” because this is the way of the kingdoms of […]

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pp2300 on July 9th, 2012

1. Long upon the mountains, weary,     Have the scatter’d flock been torn; Dark the desert paths, and dreary,     Grievous trials they have borne. 2. Now the gath’ring call is sounding,     Solemn in its warning voice; Union, faith and love abounding,     Bid the little flock rejoice. 3. Now the light of truth they’re seeking,     In its […]

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pp2300 on March 25th, 2012

1. See the new earth and also the heaven,     For the first ones are all passed away. The heavens are opened and the holy city,     The New Jerusalem, from God descends. Refrain And the Spirit and bride call out, “Come!”     And let him that hears also cry, “Come!” And whoever is thirsty, and whoever desires […]

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pp2300 on January 10th, 2012

1. When ancient Israel met the foe,     That aimed at them a deadly blow, Though oft their prospects seemed most dark,     They triumphed when they had the Ark. 2. The Ark when borne to Jordan’s tide,     Caused its deep waters to divide; They need no boat for to embark;     They cross—because they have the Ark. […]

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pp2300 on August 24th, 2011

1. True patience is seen in waiting, enduring,     When suffering, to persevere. True patience is seen when sin is reproven,     Uplifting and helping the cross to bear.     It shows us what Jesus is like. Refrain Here is now the patience of the saints:     Those who are keeping all God’s commandments; Here is now the patience […]

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pp2300 on July 27th, 2011

1. Two thousand years since earth was made,     God called to Noah and He said, “Build me an ark: a ship of wood,     To save men from the coming flood.” 2. Now Noah was a righteous man,     Who did all things by God’s command; And as he built, he preached and told     All people of […]

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pp2300 on July 24th, 2011

1. The God that made the earth,     And all the worlds on high, Who gave all creatures birth,     In earth, and sea, and sky; Six days were in this work employed, The seventh was a rest enjoyed. 2. The Sabbath day was blest,     And hallow’d, sanctified; It was Jehovah’s rest,     And so it must abide. […]

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