Tag Archives: Power

Today’s Poem: Rested

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Rested ~ By Deborah Ann When in God,we find our restwe’ll be readyfor any test. For our faith,will be strongfor whatever maycome along. When in God,we’re at peaceour trust in Himwill increase. For when we’re calm,though trials cometo their desperationwe won’t succumb. When by God,we are tested . . .our calm composurewill keep us… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: 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. Called… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Holy Spirit’s Power

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Holy Spirit’s Power ~ By Deborah Ann Holy Spirit,we all need Youto help us dailyto battle through. Without Your strength,to overcometo each temptationwe would succumb. Holy Spirit,God’s gift to usin Your powerwe need to trust. Without Your courage,to make us willingto the world wayswe’d still be living. Holy Spirit,who dwells withinonly You can give… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Finding the Truth

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Finding the Truth ~ By Deborah Ann When the Word of God,is your daily breadyour spiritual hungerwill be nourished and fed. When in your Bible,you each day abideyour spiritual thirstwill amply be supplied. When in the Word,you are immersedGod’s power in youwill be dispersed. When the Scriptures,your read each dayfreedom you will findon the righteous… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Sisters And Brothers

to GOD be the GLORY God December 12, 2019 ~ Sisters And Brothers ~ By Deborah Ann Sisters and brothers,by God createdthrough Jesus . . .now all blood related. One big family,by God’s adoptionnow are His childrensaved from corruption. Sisters and brothers,heirs of a Kingdeclared now asHis own offspring. A sibling reunion,to take placeall because . . .of faith and grace.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: If We Train Our Children

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If We Train Our Children~ By Deborah Ann If we train our children,God, to always fearthen they will senseHis Spirit close and near. If we raise our children,to have Godly restraintthen with this worldthey’ll not want to acquaint. If we educate our children,God, to always lovethen they will laytheir treasures above. If we teach our… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: De-cluttering

to GOD be the GLORY ~ De-cluttering ~ By Deborah Ann Today I’m de-cluttering,my heart and my minddumping all the thingsI keep dragging behind. I’ll be getting rid of,any bitterness I seeand if there be envyI’ll purge it right out of me. I’ll toss away the guilt,dispose of the shamefree any need to pointto others any blame. I’ll remove all… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Waiting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Waiting ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, You have given me,these mighty eagles wingssaid they’d give me strengthin the problems life brings. You said for me to wait,for Your Son to returnuntil such time to giveYou all of my concern. You said there would be,no weariness or fatigueto wait until the daythe crown of life… (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…)

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: 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…)

#throwbackpoem: Wrestling With God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Wrestling With God ~ By Deborah Ann Some people wrestle,with God’s willsome find it hardto wait and be still. But, those who stop,their endless strugglingwill find God’s willisn’t really puzzling. Some people scuffle,when disappointedsome end up beingwith God disjointed. But, those who quit,their constant battlingwill find God’s waysaren’t really baffling. Some people wrestle,with God and… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Masks

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Masks ~ By Deborah Ann Some hide behind,masks of every kindsome wear disguisesif only in their mind. Some camouflage,who they truly aresome cover uplife’s many battle scars. Some keep hidden,the agony they feelsome their heartachethey want to conceal. Some pretend to be,happy when they’re notsome try to obscurethe problems they’ve got. Some gloss over,their heart’s insecuritiessome try to cloaktheir personal… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: To Keep Pressing On

to GOD be the GLORY ~ To Keep Pressing On ~ By Deborah Ann To keep pressing on,to Jesus we need to press into keep on, keeping on . . .we need to run away from sin. To reach the high calling,on God we must keep our eyesto reach up to heavenwe need to focus on the prize. To get to… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: Whatever Is Of A Good Report

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whatever Is Of A Good Report ~ By Deborah Ann Whatever is of a good report,that which brings God praisethink about such thingsand your spirit’s they will raise. For, that which is mindful,of God’s mercy and graceare thoughts that our soulsdaily need to embrace. Whatever is eternal,our minds should think ofvisions of what is everlastingare… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: If We’re To Be Meek

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If We’re to Be Meek ~ By Deborah Ann If we’re to be meek,but, still be strong . . .then we must believeGod won’t steer us wrong. If we’re to be humble,but, still be bold . . .then we must let Godinto our heart’s to mold. If we’re to be poor,but, still be wealthythen we… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Light Source

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Light Source ~ By Deborah Ann A light unto my path,a brighter day I’ll seefor Jesus is the beamshining inside of me. A lamp unto my feet,His ways for me to seefor Jesus is the glowbeaming out of me. A candle in my darkness,a flicker of hope to seefor Jesus is the sparkletwinkling around me.… (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: 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: Living In The Light

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Living In the Light ~ By Deborah Ann When you live in the light,of eternity . . .you live a life of hopepeace and serenity. When you live in anticipation,of Jesus’ return . . .you live with convictioncare and concern. When you live in expectation,of a future Kingdomyou live with godliness . . .righteousness and… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Everlasting Word

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Everlasting Word ~ By Deborah Ann Your Word Oh Lord,is everlasting . . .after all else is goneit’ll keep broadcasting. For it is unending,infinitely agelessfull of life and deathto the faith and faithless. Your Word Oh Lord,is unchanging . . .after all else withersit’ll remain unfailing. For it is living,endlessly unwaveringfull of truth and… (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…)

Today’s Poem: Daily Seeking God’s Face

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Daily Seeking God’s Face ~ By Deborah Ann Seeking God’s face,leads to eternal lifeforgiveness of sinpeace from its strife. It leads to blessings,His daily provisionsgives understandingmuch needed protection. Seeking God’s face,leads to faith and hopeoffers instructionsgives grace to cope. It leads to wisdom,strength and renewalit causes rejoicingovercomes upheaval. Seeking God’s face,each day is a mustfor… (more…)

Today’s Poem: White Knuckle Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ White-Knuckled Faith ~ By Deborah Ann White-knuckled faith,holds on tightly to fearhas a hard time . . .getting trust into gear. It becomes panicky,when danger is metrather having peaceit knows only how to fret. White-knuckled faith,struggles often with hopehas a hard time . . .knowing just how to cope. It’s filled with the dread,that… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Waiting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Waiting ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, You have given me,these mighty eagles wingssaid they’d give me strengthin the problems life brings. You said for me to wait,for Your Son to returnuntil such time to giveYou all of my concern. You said there would be,no weariness or fatigueto wait until the daythe crown of life… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus Prays For Us

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Prays For Us ~ By Deborah Ann When my words,I cannot formand to God my pleasI cannot inform. That’s when Jesus,steps right inwith moans comingfrom deep within. When I can’t even,begin to prayall though I havea lot to say. That’s when Jesus,for me advocatesand my prayers to GodHe formulates. When my words,can’t form my… (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: We Are The Clay

to GOD be the GLORY ~ We Are The Clay ~ By Deborah Ann The clay cannot tell,the Potter what to doif it’s to be made . . .into something new. For, it is full of lumps,scarred and marred placesand it needs His graceto fill in all the spaces. The clay cannot say,to the Potter do thisit needs to be pliableor… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Grace Is An Infusion

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Grace Is An Infusion ~ By Deborah Ann Grace is an infusion,of God’s love and mercyit is given freely . . .to all who are thirsty. It cannot be bought,borrowed or purchasedonly by Jesus . . .to you is it furnished. Grace is an transfusion,of Christ’s saving bloodit cleanses our soulsas it flows and floods.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Great Expectations

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Great Expectations ~ By Deborah Ann Great is my expectation,Jesus will soon returnvehement is my hopefrom this world I’ll adjourn. Great is my anticipation,with the saints I will berobust is my soul’s desirea twinkling I’ll soon see. Great is my determination,to be sober and diligentconfident is my beliefJesus’ return is imminent. Great is my… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Your Love Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Your Love Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Lord Your love brings,my heart tranquil peaceI can feel Your calmproviding me release. It warms my soul,my mind it refreshesall of my concernsit patiently addresses. Lord, Your love constantly,comforts and consolesmy fears and doubtsit curtails and controls. It generates in me,a humble restfulnessevery time I think  . .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: How Much Longer Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ How Much Longer God ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes the reality,of a world gone haywiretakes away all my joyin the hairs of its crossfire. For with all the evil I see,and all the horror I hearall I can do is ask . . .why Jesus, aren’t You here? Sometimes the truth,of a world gone amoktakes… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Lift My Eyes To Heaven

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Lift My Eyes to Heaven ~ By Deborah Ann I lift my eyes to heaven,for there I know I’ll findrest and support . . .for my heart and mind. I look past my worries,to find my strongholdmy Lord is waiting thereto fortify and uphold. I raise my eyes to God,He offers a hiding placea… (more…)

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