Archive for January 22nd, 2010

E t e r n i t y

To measure something


                you have to find one end,


Then stretch your fingers,


                your legs (walk), your mind,


And find the other end.


Can you m-e-a-s-u-r-e




– eab, 1/18/10

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Lord, I want to flee the inner plain,

To climb the inner slope

To leave the normal in the main

To reach a surer hope.    

                – eab, 7/1/2005

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Now I belong to Jesus
Jesus, my Lord will love me forever,
From Him no pow’r of evil can sever,
He gave His life to ransom my soul;
Now I belong to Him;


Now I belong to Jesus,
Jesus belongs to me,
Not for the years of time alone,
But for eternity.

Once I was lost in sin’s degradation,
Jesus came down to bring me salvation,
Lifted me up from sorrow and shame,
Now I belong to Him;

Joy floods my soul for Jesus has saved me,
Freed me from sin that long had enslaved me
His precious blood, He came to redeem,
Now I belong to Him;

Norman J Clayton was born this date, 1/22/1903, at Brooklyn, New York.  Clayton was married – he and his wife were blessed with two children.  He seems to still be living in 1985. He also wrote “Every Moment of Every Day” and “We Shall See His Lovely Face”

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