These original hymns refl ect the strength and love received from theselected Old Testament Scriptures during Helen Schmill's lifetime,often during times of trial. The poetry is meant to be clear, easy to read,and a comfort for others in similar need. Helen credits the Holy Spirit forthe work. The 79 poems were written in 20 days. She is currently at workon the companion volume, A Grandmother's New Testament Hymns.