Tag Archives: Comfort

#throwbackpoem: When You’re Down

to GOD be the GLORY ~ When You’re Down ~ By Deborah Ann It’s easy to be discouraged,to be down and outit’s not hard to wear a frownor put on a pout. It’s easy to be disheartened,to be faint and wearyit’s not hard to cry outthrough eyes that are teary. It’s easy to be overwhelmed,to be feeling forsakenit’s not hard to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Finishing Well

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Finishing Well ~ By Deborah Ann Whatever you begin,finish it well . . .let the power of Godrise in you and swell. Be faithful all the way,as you run the racehold on to the hopeof the Gospel of grace. Whatever you start,finish it well . . .let the Holy Spirityour fears quell. Trust and… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Feelings Of Dread

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Feelings Of Dread ~ By Deborah Ann When in the morning,you awake . . .and feelings of dreadyou can’t shake. Before your start,to get depressedask God to helpwith your unrest. When in your mind,thoughts toss and turnand your stomachbegins to churn. Before your cares,start to overwhelmremember Jesusis at the helm. When at night,you go to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Jesus Is Always There

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Is Always There ~ By Deborah Ann Everyone has anxiety,all have fraying nerveseveryone is fidgetywhen thrown, a life curve. Everyone needs to hear,someone will always careall need to know Jesus . . .their every burden, will bear. Everyone is worried,all are edgy and jitteryeveryone has troubleshardships and misery. Everyone needs to be told,about God’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Ours To Share

to GOD be the GLORY ~Ours To Share ~ By Deborah Ann God’s peace,ours to knowHis loveours to sow. God’s trust,ours to takeHis joyours to make. God’s grace,ours to electHis lightours to project. God’s ways,ours to pursueHis mercyours to renew. God’s favor,ours to acceptHis imageours to reflect. God’s judgement,ours to bearHis salvationours to share! ~~~~~ Galatians 6:9 And let us not… (more…)

Today’s Poem Knitted Together

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Knitted Together ~ By Deborah Ann Knitted together,with the strandsof love and graceheld in God’s hands. Hearts joined,with assuranceto run the racewith endurance. Stitched collectively,to become onewith the riches foundin Father and Son. Clothed in righteousness,the fabric of our lifeso to encourage othersthrough worldly strife. Knitted together,by God’s hand . . .so we may… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Trembling Mess

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Trembling Mess ~ By Deborah Ann I use to be,panic-strickenI once wasfear driven. But then Jesus,said to medon’t be afraidby what you see. I use to be,a big worry wartI once wasanxiety’s transport. But then Jesus,took my caressaid they were nowHis alone to bear. I use to be,a trembling messbut then Jesus tookaway all… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Those Still Waters

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Those Still Waters ~ By Deborah Ann When my spirit,is weighted downfrom the tensionthat is all around. My Good Shepherd,brings to methose still waterswhere peace flows free. When my spirit,feels weary and spentfrom all the carestoday I have met. My Good Shepherd,leads me tothose calming waterswhere peace runs true. When my spirit,feels out of controlit’s… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Fear Naught

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fear Naught ~ By Deborah Ann Throughout the Bible,we’re told not to fearnor to be dismayedfor God is always near. We’re told not to be,fearful or discouragedthat in the Lord Himselfto always be encouraged. We’re told not to worry,God will not fail usno matter what man doesin Him to always trust. We’re told not… (more…)

Today’s Poem: To Know The Fear Of God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ To Know the Fear of God ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, to know the fear,of God that is awesomeis to learn how to livein this world with caution. For, His Word warns us,to be not the world’s friendor with it godless waysto mix in or to blend. Oh, to know the wisdom,of Godly instructionis to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Hold On

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hold On ~ By Deborah Ann I once was like a ship,you could call me a wreckwhen storms came my wayI’d hit hard on the deck. I could not ride out,the worries they broughtfear and apprehensionleft me anxious and fraught. Under the harsh conditions,I would fold under the pressureso severe were my nervesno turbulence could… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Blessed Is She

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Blessed Is She ~ By Deborah Ann Blessed is she who believes,who mediates and praysfor she is able to hearthe things God has to say. Blessed is she who has faith,who is Holy Spirit filledfor she can understandwhat is God’s perfect will. Blessed is she who trusts,God in and for all thingsfor she knows His… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Trusiting Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Trusting Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann Whenever you are afraid,when you feel the burn of fearput your trust in Jesus . . .and let Him draw you near. Whenever you are frighten,when your heart skips a beatput your trust in Jesus . . .lay your anxiety at His feet. Whenever you are nervous,when you… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Forgiveness Will Not Come

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Forgiveness Will Not Come Unless ~ By Deborah Ann Forgiveness is impossible,in hearts not Spirit filledforgiveness will not come . . .unless in God, hearts are stilled. Forgiveness is unlikely,in hearts made of stoneforgiveness will not come . . .unless in God, hearts are His own. Forgiveness will not happen,in hearts that blame and resentforgiveness… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Above The Roar

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Above the Roar ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help me navigate,this raging, angry seahelp me to hear above the roarthe directions You have for me. Provide for me a safe harbor,a lifeline I can cling totill these waves of fearI am able to steer through. Let Your Word be my beacon,so I’ll not get lost… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Released

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Released ~ By Deborah Ann Whenever I’m anxious,and life has me by the hemI loosen up and I let go . . .casting everything onto Him. I simply sit back,and let myself unwindI relax in the knowledgeHe’ll give me peace of mind. Whenever I’m restless,tense from my concernsI call upon the Lordtill my stress… (more…)

Today’s Poem: We All Need A Break

to GOD be the GLORY ~ We All Need A Break ~ By Deborah Ann We all need a break,from the rut of daily lifewe all need God . . .to ease our daily strife. We all need rest,quite, peaceful tranquilitywe all need God . . .to restore our vitality. We all need a break,from the daily rushwe all need God… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Hopefully Joyful

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hopefully, Joyful ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, once againYou proved to be faithfuland once again to YouI am truly grateful. For, You have taught me,how to cast my caresonto You with my pleasand my thankful prayers. Lord, once again,You proved to be trustingand to my aide todayYou faithfully came rushing. You assured me,for me… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Perfect In God’s Sight

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Perfect In God’s Sight ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help me to be,in Your sight perfecton Your holinessmay I daily reflect. Let me not be blind,to that which I knowkeeping Your wisdomfrom in me to flow. Lord, help me to live,a life to You pleasinglet my heart reflectone in Your keeping. Let me not be… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Trials of Your Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Trials of Your Faith ~ By Deborah Ann The trials of your faith,may appear ominouscausing you to lose . . .in God your confidence. But, for every storm,that circulates throughthere’s something profoundGod wants to teach you. The trials of your faith,can be hot and furiousmaking you to think . . .to God your oblivious.… (more…)

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