Posted by: Sherry Goodwin | January 1, 2008

A Happy New Year to You

New mercies, new blessings, new light on thy way;
New courage, new hope, and new strength for each day;
New notes of thanksgiving, new chords of delight,
New praise in the morning, new songs in the night;
New wine in thy chalice, new altars to raise;
New fruits for thy Master, new garments of praise;
New gifts from His treasures, new smiles from His face;
New streams from the fountain of infinite grace;
New stars for thy crown, and new tokens of love;
New gleams from the glory that waits thee above;
New light of His countenance full and unpriced;–
All this be the joy of thy new life in Christ!

–Frances Ridley Havergal


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