Tag Archives: Peace

Today’s Poem: Laying My Treasures

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Laying My Treasures ~ By Deborah Ann My heart doesn’t lay,it’s treasures on earthfor it knows one daythey’ll hold no worth. Instead my heart places,in God its daily trustfor I know His love for mewill never corrode or rust. My heart doesn’t invest,into worldly assetsfor they are void of peaceriddled down with regrets. Instead my… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Perhaps

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Perhaps ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes I look,but I don’t always seethe plans God hasawaiting just for me. Perhaps I’m too busy,focusing on my painor maybe it’s in my lifethere’s been so much rain. Sometimes I find myself,wrap up in just methat God purposesare just too hard to see. Perhaps I’m spending,too much time… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Our New Year Guide

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Our New Year Guide ~ By Deborah Ann Guide us Lord,into the New Yearlead us each dayto be, to You near. Guide us to find,strength and powerleads us dailywhatever the hour. Guide us to be,meek and kindlead us to wherepeace we can find. Guide our hearts,to wait and be stilllead us to the pathof Your… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Came Into This World A Sinner

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Came Into This World A Sinner ~ By Deborah Ann I came into the world,with not one single thingand when I go to see Jesusthere’s nothing I can bring. For, my treasures on earth,will rust from corruptionbut, in heaven they’ve beeneverlasting from conception. I have a lot of stuff,making my life comfortablebut, they are… (more…)

Today’s Poem: But, Take Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ But, Take Heart ~ By Deborah Ann Take heart,faith, do not losedon’t let the evil-mindedgive you the blues. For, peace can be yours,if you so electwhen onto Jesusyour eyes you direct. Take heart,joy, do not let go ofdon’t let the enemyoverpower His love. For, hope is yours,in a world bearing nonefor over the wickedJesus already… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The World’s Ways

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The World’s Ways ~ By Deborah Ann The world offers us,options of every kindbut, I would rather have . . .God and peace of mind. The world presents us,with many ways to have funbut, I would rather have . . .God and the gift of His Son The world acquaints us,with wicked things to dobut,… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Restless No More

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Restless No More ~ By Deborah Ann When your worries,leave you restlessand your fearsrender you useless. That’s when you need,to ask God to free youfrom the concernsthat you’re enslaved to. When your anxieties,leave you jitteryand your emotionscause you misery. That’s when you need,to ask Jesus to impartthe calm only He canbring into your heart. When… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Fill Me Up Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fill Me Up Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Fill me up Lord,till I overflowwith Your lovekeep my heart aglow. Fill me up Lord,till I burst insidewith Your powerhelp me to abide. Fill me up Lord,till I bust all outwith Your peacerid me of my doubt. Fill me up Lord,till I gush and spewwith Your gracerestore… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Life’s Demands

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Life’s Demands ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, sometimes I get exhausted,with all of life’s demandssometimes I get so tiredfollowing everyone’s commands. For, I would much rather,just spend time alone with Youwith my Bible and commentarythe only two things in view. Lord, sometimes I get fatigued,just thinking of all I’ve to dosometimes I am overwhelmedmeeting… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Staying On Course

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Staying On Course ~ By Deborah Ann May each day,we apply God’s graceto keep us steadfastin the daily race. May each day,God’s mercy we findto fill our heartswith peace of mind. May each day,our faith keep uson the courseof hope and trust. May each day,we seek God firstto feed our hungerto quench our thirst. May… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Star Search

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Star Search ~ By Deborah Ann A single star shinning,on a moonless nightGod’s gift to the worldwrapped up in One Light. Wise men make the journey,from places east and farin search for what they knowwill be the Morning Star. With gifts they travel,to the town of Bethlehemknowing there they’d findthe Babe, the Christ, the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Miracle of CHRISTmas

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Miracle of CHRISTmas ~ By Deborah Ann Throughout history,God had a plan . . .about how He could saveall of man.  So, He’s appeared to Moses,in a burning bushand in Elijah He wasthat whispering, small hush. He gave men dreams,and many visions tooeven a donkey talkedto get His Word through. But man’s heart was… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Joy Of The Season

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Joy Of The Season ~ By Deborah Ann This season may your joy,be seen and heardmay your eternal hopein others be stirred. May you offer to all,peace and good cheermay your delightbe made loud and clear. This season may your joy,cause you jubilationmay you share with allGod’s gift of salvation. May you be filled,with… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Give God Your Worries

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Give God Your Worries ~ By Deborah Ann Some people worry,about anythingsome get anxiousover everything. Some wrestle daily,with their troublessome nightly fightwith their struggles. But, those who wait,on the Lord are stillthe worries they havetheir peace cannot steal. They cast their anxiety,onto Jesus each daythey don’t fret aboutthings coming their way. Some people worry,about anythingbut, those… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Opened Eyes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Opened Eyes ~ By Deborah Ann Opened eyes,make believing heartsspiritual understandingthey will impart. Opened eyes,see things clearlyto God’s Wordthey are not leery. Opened eyes,observe the factsthey’re not deceivedby satan’s traps. Opened eyes,do not doubtthey have checkedthe truth out. Opened eyes,don’t need to seeto know Jesus . . .has set them free! ~~~~~~ Ephesians 1:18… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Sin

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Sin ~ By Deborah Ann My sin,Jesus’ lifemy evilHis strife. My hope,Jesus’ deathmy trustHis last breath. My peace,Jesus’ gracemy faithHis abase. My light,Jesus’ waymy soulHis today. My heart,Jesus’ homemy futurein Him alone! ~~~~~ John 11:25 “Jesus said unto her,I am the resurrection,and the life: he thatbelieveth in me, thoughhe were dead,yet shall he… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: May Christ Dwell

to GOD be the GLORY ~ May Christ Dwell ~ By Deborah Ann May Christ dwell,in your heart todaymay His Lifebe your Truth and Way. May Christ make,your heart His homemay you let Himmake it His throne. May Christ abide,in your heart alwaysmay He be the oneto walk its hallways. May Christ’s love be,in your heart rootedmay your love for Himbe… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Am The Door

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Am The Door ~ By Deborah Ann I am the door,you’ve been looking forif you enter in . . .I’ll save you from your sin. I’ll give you a peace,guaranteed not to ever ceasefor inside you will finda resting place for your mind. Once you accept admission,you needn’t My permissionto the promises in store… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Oh, What A Sight

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, What A Sight ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, what a vision,oh, what a sightto have seenthat star’s light. Perched in the sky,shining abovespotlighting the giftof God’s perfect love. Oh, what a vision,oh, what a glimpseto have seensalvation’s eclipse. A world full of darkness,finally sees the Lightoh, what utter joy . . .to have seen… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Whatever Is Just

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whatever Is Just ~ By Deborah Ann Whatever things are just,in your mind let them sink infor in the end it will beGod’s justice that will win. For, God is full of mercy,and gave to us His waysso that we may have hopefor more peaceful days. Whatever things are just,these things think aboutand they will… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God Sent Out His Word

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Sent Out His Word ~ By Deborah Ann From the beginning of time,God sent out His Wordso throughout the universeby all it’d be heard. He gave us His Light,so we could understandthe plan for salvationHe had for all of man. Our hearts are enlighten,once His Word enters into help us to recognizethe cause of… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Whatever is Honest

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whatever is Honest ~ By Deborah Ann On whatsoever is honest,let your mind be ruledso to the world’s waysyou will not be fooled. For, that which is honest,will see through the deceitand the lies others tell youwith the truth, you’ll defeat. Whatever things are honest,in your heart let them rootand God’s righteousnesswill be your soul’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Joyful, Thankful Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Joyful, Thankful Heart ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, a joyful, thankful heart,I bring to Thanksgiving’s tablea soul forever grateful . . .to You, for all that You are able. You make my plate complete,when from Your Word I reapthe full bounty of Your gracein Your kindness I do steep. You fill me with such… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Father, How Can I Show My Gratitude

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Father, How Can I Show My Gratitude ~ By Deborah Ann Father, how can I show my gratitude,my gratefulness for all You’ve donehow can I show my thankfulnessfor the eternal gift of Your Son? What can I do to repay You,for the kindness You’ve shown mewhat can I give back to Youso my appreciation You… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Cornucopia of Contentment

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Cornucopia of Contentment ~ By Deborah Ann Thanksgiving is the time,of finding true contentmenta time to praise God . . .without any resentment. A time to discover,the secret of gratitudea time to let thanksgivingbecome our daily attitude. Thanksgiving is the time,of finding satisfactiona time for appreciationno matter our condition. It’s a time to be… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Come and Consider

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Come and Consider ~ By Deborah Ann Come now and think,let this sink in . . .let us reason aboutthe effects of sin. Contemplate with Me,sin’s ramificationlets explore the meaningof eternal damnation. Let us mull this over,where has sin gotten youlet’s consider togetherwhat you need to do. Envision with Me,your sins forgivena life of peace… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Joy Jump

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Joy Jump ~ By Deborah Ann Some Christians,seem to be grumpyfussy and sulkyand a little bit crabby. They seldom smile,or say something niceit’s as if their hope . . .has turned dry as ice. Some Christians,seem to be uptightI can hardly seea flicker of light. They barely laugh,seldom do they grinit’s as if their… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Called

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Called ~ By Deborah Ann Called out of the dark,into His Lightcalled out of blindnessinto new sight. Called out of sin,into holy livingcalled out of selfishnessinto thanksgiving. Called out of wanting,into being satisfiedcalled out of despairinto being gloried. Called out of the world,into everlasting lifecalled out of fear and doubtinto giving Jesus our strife.… (more…)

#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: He Restores My Joy

to GOD be the GLORY ~ He Restores My Joy ~ By Deborah Ann He restores my soul,from the daily fatigueHe repairs my nervesmy fears, He relieves. He restores my heart,from its heavinessHe removes the painthe hurt, the weariness. He restores my faith,when weakness sets inHe resets my trustto follow after Him. He restores my belief,when there is doubtHe reinstates in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: My Shepherd Knows

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Shepherd Knows ~ By Deborah Ann My Shepherd . . .watches out for mealongside HimHe wants me to be. He doesn’t want,for me to wanderfor He knows I willfail and flounder. My Shepherd . . .tends after mesafe in His foldHe wants me to be. He knows the danger,lying up aheadwhenever I resistbeing Spirit lead.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Waiting On God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Waiting On God ~ By Deborah Ann Waiting on God,is liberating . . .it is strengtheningand hope generating. It is freeing,this God waitingit is entrustingand faith activating. Waiting on God,is encouragingit is confidenceand belief stimulating. It is relieving,this God waitingit is anxietyand fear sparing. Waiting on God,is time well spentfor the answers are . .… (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: My Soul Thirsts

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Soul Thirsts ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, in the aridness,of my heart and soulmy thirst is for You . . .to reign and take control. I long to absorb and drink,from Your holy Wordto feel the Living Watersin my mind being stirred. Lord, in the dryness,of my daily normalitymy thirst is for You .… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Trust Thee Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Trust Thee Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Forever Lord,I will trust Theeno matter whathappens to me. I will trust Thee,when its sereneI will trust Theefor the unseen. I will trust Thee,when I’m weakI will trust Theewhen all is bleak. I will trust Thee,with my lifeI will trust Theethrough the strife I will trust Thee,when… (more…)

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