Tag Archives: Grace

#throwbackpoem: Be The Light

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be The Light ~ By Deborah Ann Your light can shine,without saying a wordit can speak volumeswithout being heard. The light of your smile,says I’ll brighten your daythe light of your touchsays I’ll help show the way. The light of your tears,says you have compassionthe light in your heartsays I’ll share God’s passion. The light… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Words Grace Laced

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Words Grace Laced ~ By Deborah Ann Words graced laced,we daily need to hearfor they dispel worryhelp eliminate fear. Words mercy mingled,we all need to speakfor they give strengthto those who are weak. Words love lifted,are pleasant in deedfor they reassure thosewho are wanting in need. Words keen on kindness,are music to the soulfor they… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Entering The Race

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Entering the Race ~ By Deborah Ann I’m putting on my sneakers,going to enter into the raceso I’m cushioning my soulwith God’s mercy and grace. The contest that’s before me,seems a million-miles longand I must trust in Jesusif I’m going to finish strong. With Him running with me,I’ll stay focused on winningthe confidence He’ll providewill… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Keep On Keeping On

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Keep on Keeping On ~ By Deborah Ann Some days it is so easy,to run the faithful racefor I know at the finish lineI’m going to see Jesus’ face. When my eyes are on the goal,of meeting Jesus at the endI run with confidencearound every twist and bend. Then there are the days,when I am… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Count All Your Blessings

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Count All Your Blessings ~ By Deborah Ann Count all your blessings,each and every blessed oneadd them all togetherand be grateful for the sum. Be thankful for all you have,demonstrate your gratitudelet your appreciationreflect in your attitude. Appreciate your wealth,no matter how great or smallpresent your gratefulnessto God who supplies it all. Let your thankfulness,spread… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Oh, My Little Sparrow

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, My Little Sparrow ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, My little sparrow,I have given you My peaceand unto eternity . . .it will not end or cease. I have empowered you,with My eternal gracebut it is up to you . . .to seek My faithful face. Oh, My little sparrow,I’ll always love you soand unto… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Lord, Help Us to Run

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Lord, Help Us to Run ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help us to run,this race we are inhelp us to finish wellso the prize we can win. Give us the stamina.the patience for endurancegive us the spiritual muscleto keep going the distance. Lord, help us to run,right past temptationhelp us to keep our eyeson our… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Lord, Help Us To Run

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Lord, Help Us to Run ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help us to run,this race we are inhelp us to finish wellso the prize we can win. Give us the stamina.the patience for endurancegive us the spiritual muscleto keep going the distance. Lord, help us to run,right past temptationhelp us to keep our eyeson our… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Put Jesus First

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Put Jesus First ~ By Deborah Ann When you put Jesus,first on your listthere He will beright in the midst. For when you meet,with Jesus each dayHe will by your sideunfailingly stay. When you make Jesus,your top priorityHis Word you will keepwith all authority. For when Jesus is taken,more seriouslythe more you will trainfor the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: If Today You Hear

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If Today You Hear ~ By Deborah Ann If today you hear,God’s beseeching voiceit will cause His peopleto cheer and rejoice. For one more sheep,in His green pastureis one more soulsatan can’t capture. If today you heed,Jesus’ invitationyou’ll receive the giftof eternal salvation. For one more person,in His flock gleanedis one more lifefrom satan redeemed.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Foot Has Slipped

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Foot Has Slipped ~ By Deborah Ann My foot has slipped,more than I can tallyon mountain topsor while in a valley. But no matter where,I would slipJesus on mealways had a grip. My foot has skidded,time and time againit’s plunged intotreacherous terrain. But, no matter when,I would slideJesus was alwaysat my side. My foot… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Warts and All

to GOD be the GLORY July 20, 2013 Warts and All By Deborah Ann I kissed me a prince,but he turned into a toadsent me packing . . .down the lonely road. So I went out searching,looking for someone to love . . .thought he’d be here on earthinstead He came from above. With all of my ugly warts,Jesus saw… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Light Walking

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Light Walking ~ By Deborah Ann Light walking,is more than just talkingit’s knowing . . .when our sins are showing. It requires from all of us,in Jesus blood to trustto help us not to straywhile on the narrow way. Light walking,is more than just a callingit’s a willingnessto avoid all evilness. Then a real… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Let Your Gentleness Ooze

to GOD be the GLORY Let Your Gentleness Ooze ~ By Deborah Ann When imperfections,in others you seedon’t call them outinstead, like Jesus be. For in your humility,they’ll see their lack ofand for what’s not saidwill be noted out of love. When someone’s pride,gets in your facedon’t go off on theminstead, show some grace. For in your patience,they will start to… (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: Be Patient, Be Kind

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be Patient, Be Kind ~ By Deborah Ann Be patient with others,be kind to them tooshow them the same mercyGod has shown to you. Be not resentful,be not quarrelsomedon’t let anger dimthe Light of the Son. Be loving, be nice,have self-controllet others seethe fruits of your soul. Be not moody,be not testy or rudelet God’s… (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…)

#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…)

#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…)

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