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I Asked the Lord That I Might Grow

“These inward trials I employ from self and pride, to set thee free; and break thy schemes of earthly joy, that thou may’st find thy all in Me.” This remarkable hymn was written in 1779 by John Newton (1725-1807) also the author of Amazing Grace. It’s a insightful poem about how the Lord afflicts us […]

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