“But I have obtained mercy.”
~1 Timothy 1:13
As I was preparing for church this beautiful Autumn morn I felt a song on my heart and so got out my hymnal and began singing. I was looking for a second song when I came across this hymn called “At Calvary”. I know not the melody but the words are beautiful and so true for me. I have felt inspired to share them with you; may they speak to your heart as they have mine.
“Years I spent in vanity and pride,
Caring not my Lord was crucified,
Knowing not it was for ME
He died on Calvary.”
“By God’s Word at last my sin I learned;
Then I trembled at the law I’d spurned,
Till my guilty soul imploring turned
“Now I’ve given to Jesus everything;
Now I gladly own Him as MY King;
Now my raptured soul can only sing
“Oh, the love that drew salvation’s plan!
Oh, the grace that brought it down to man!
Oh, the mighty gulf that God did span
“Mercy there was great,
and grace was free;
Pardon there was multiplied to me;
There my burdened soul found liberty,