Tag Archives: Pray

#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: Think

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Think ~ By Deborah Ann If we were to think,before we speak . . .our tongues we’d holdmore in our cheeks. If we carefully choose,what words we usewe’d say things to lift upnot those that bruise. If we were to ponder,what we had to saywe’d be more likelyto stop first and pray. If we… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Seeking God First

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Seeking God First ~ By Deborah Ann When in the morning,when God you first seekask Him to make you strongin the places you are weak. Ask Him to reveal to you,what is His perfect willask Him to give you calmin the areas you aren’t still. Ask Him to shine His light,on the righteous wayask Him… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My God Will Hear Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My God Will Hear Me ~ By Deborah Ann My God will hear me,He will hear my cryHe will listen to mefrom His throne up high. He knows my desire,He sees my needmy crying out to Himnothing can impede. My God will hear me,He will receive my prayerHe will considerall that I have to share.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Don’t Worry, Be Trusting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Don’t Worry, Be Trusting ~ By Deborah Ann Don’t worry about tomorrow,don’t fret about todayjust keep your eyes on Jesuslet Him take your cares away. Don’t become weary,don’t become faint and weakjust keep your eyes on Jesusmake sure He’s the first you seek. Don’t stress about anything,don’t tense up about your lifejust keep your eyes… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Meditate On Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Meditate on Me ~ By Deborah Ann Meditate on Me,put aside some timeto spend aloneand ponder Me. Moan to Me,groan and whimperand expressyour heart to Me. Mutter to Me,sigh and cryand whisperyour love for Me. Talk to Me,hum sweet wordsand murmuryour praise to Me. Pray to Me,beseech and pleaand imploreyour need for Me. Meditate on… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In Quiet Hope

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In Quiet Hope ~ By Deborah Ann My soul waits for the Lord,in quiet hope I wait . . .for, what else can I doso for Him I will wait. No need to get restless,caught up in my fearsin quiet hope I wait . . .until my Jesus appears. As problems pile up,adding to my carein… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Prayer for the Persecuted

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Prayer for the Persecuted ~ By Deborah Ann Lord today I pray,for Your healing handto reach across each seato stretch over every land. I pray for each person,who knows and loves Theefor Your strength and courageas their homelands they flee. I pray for the persecuted,for those dying each dayjust because they believein the Life, Truth… (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: Think

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Think ~ By Deborah Ann If we were to think,before we speak . . .our tongues we’d holdmore in our cheeks. If we carefully choose,what words we usewe’d say things to lift upnot those that bruise. If we were to ponder,what we had to saywe’d be more likelyto stop first and pray. If we… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Colors Of Things Coming

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Color Of Things Coming ~ By Deborah Ann I watch Fall’s colored leaves,turn from red to golden browndrifting on the breeze of Autumnfloating idly to the ground. They lay in all their splendor,till rake piles them knee-highfor eye to see and foot to crushbefore they wither away and die. Fall reminds me of the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Pain Of Everyone

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Pain of Everyone ~ By Deborah Ann If I could gather up,the pain of everyoneall of their sufferingI would pray undone. I would ask God to mend,the sorrow and brokennessto fill each grieving heartwith the joy of hopefulness. If I could gather up,everyone’s fallen tearsalong with their griefand all of their fears. I would… (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: Because

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Because~ By Deborah Ann I love the Lord because,He hears my every cryI love I can pray to Himtill my tears all but dry. I love that He hears,every prayer I prayI love that He listensto each word I say. I love the Lord because,on Him I can always callI love that my pleas… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Praying For God’s Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Praying for God Peace ~ By Deborah Ann Every day to God,I pray for His peaceI ask that my faithin Him to increase. I pray for renewal,in spirit and in mindI ask that His willwill be easy to find. Every day to God,I pray for directionsI ask Him to give meSpirit filled instructions. I give… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Chilling Out

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Chilling Out ~ By Deborah Ann Today, I am chilling,going to take it easynot letting my fearsmake me feel queasy. Today, I am relaxing,got me not a carefor, I took them allto my Lord in prayer. Today, I am resting,letting go of it allfor, into the worry pitI refuse to fall. Today, I am… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Peace Everlasting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Peace Everlasting ~ By Deborah Ann One day the peace of God,will be everlasting . . .one day our cares on Jesuswe will not need to be casting. One day eternal joy,will replace our sadnessone day all of our tearswill be ones of gladness. One day God’s mercy,will no longer be neededone day our… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Examine My Heart Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Examine My Heart Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, search my heart,from the inside outtell me where You findplaces of fear and doubt. See if You see in me,any remaining skepticismput into my heartby religious dogmatism. Lord, pull in the reins,of my heart todayharness them to followYour righteous ways. Yank hard if You must,so closer… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Do Not Doubt

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Do Not Doubt ~ By Deborah Ann My God has designs,He will figure this outHe has a plan for mein this I do not doubt. Though I’m concerned,He knows just what to doand so my Father . . .in faith I leave this with You. My God keeps His promises,He is forever mercifuleverything He… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: While I Wait And See

to GOD be the GLORY ~ While I Wait and See~ By Deborah Ann I do a lot of waiting,while God is contemplatingthe answers to my prayerswhile going through my cares. I do a lot of sitting,while God begins siftingthe replies He has for mein this seat of wait and see. I do a lot of hoping,while God starts His probinginto… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Waiting And Abiding

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Waiting and Biding ~ By Deborah Ann Waiting,is just plain no funbiding . . .isn’t easily done. But, God tells us,to be still and quietto make daily prayera part of our diet. Waiting . . .can take so longpatience . . .takes being strong. But, when we follow,Jesus’ teachings . . .God will answerall of… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Depressurize

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Depressurize ~ By Deborah Ann When I feel the need,to depressurize . . .I shut my mouthand close my eyes. For when I am still,I can decompressand think about whyI’m so very blessed. When I feel the need,to completely unwindI open up my heartand shut down my mind. For when I’m at rest,God can… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Heavenly Gifts

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Heavenly Gifts ~ By Deborah Ann Heavenly gifts,from my Father abovewrapped in His goodnesstied up with His love. So many blessings,to me He sendswhen on His Spiritmy life depends. Heavenly gifts,from my Father to meso the truth and wayI will always see. Longing to give,eager to impartpower and mightright into my heart. Heavenly gifts,my… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Loom Of Doom

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Loom of Gloom ~ By Deborah Ann When my heart feels hopeless,when desperation sets inas I become anxious from . . .the turmoil twirling within. I drop to my knees,to my Father I pleafor His perfect peaceto wash over me. When my mind feels helpless,when gloom is on the loomas I become anxious from… (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: Call Out To God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Call Out to God ~ By Deborah Ann Whenever your spirit,is overwhelmed withinwhen you feel your troublesyou are drowning in. Call out to God,tell Him about your fearthen watch as to youHe draws close and near. Whenever you feel,you’re about to meltdownwhen you feel hard pressedby your cares all around. Call out to God,before you… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Oh, My Anxious Child

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, My Anxious Child ~ By Deborah Ann One day I asked the Lord,what is it I should do . . .how can I possibly giveall my cares to You? He said to me My child,it’s easy if you will . . .believe I am the Onewho can your troubles still. I thought this over,for… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Guarding Your Heart and Mind

to GOD be the GLORY Guarding Your Heart and Mind ~ By Deborah Ann Whatever has you sleepless,whatever keeps you awakewhatever makes you feelyour heart’s about to break. Give it all to Jesus,in your thankful prayerand He will lift you fromyour grief and despair. Whatever is your worry,whatever may be your carewhatever is that burdenthat you must daily bear. Give them… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Rejoycing Always

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Rejoicing Always ~ By Deborah Ann It’s hard to be rejoicing,when things aren’t going rightit hard to give God thanks . . .with so many battles to fight. It’s hard to see God’s hand,in the middle of the painit hard to be gratefulwhen all your joy is drained. But we who have Jesus,living inside… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Intercessory Prayer

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Intercessory Prayer ~ By Deborah Ann Intercessory prayers,we all need to makefor we never know . . .the bonds we might break. For there’s plenty of people,who are tied up in chainsand we should be prayingfor their sorrows and pains. Intercessory prayers,we all need to be sayingfor we never know . .whose trust needs… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Revival Today

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Revival Today ~ By Deborah Ann If only I could change,the path man is on . . .to life-giving waterseveryone would be drawn. I’d show them the way,to true and lasting peacecomes if man’s pride . . .finally were to cease. I’d tell them humbleness,is not a sign of weaknessbut a gesture expressingwithout God, we’re  helpless.… (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: Whatever Is God’s Will

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whatever Is God’s Will ~ By Deborah Ann Whatever is Your will,Lord, I am asking Youin this situation . . .to bring it into view. Whatever is Your plan,You have awaiting mein this circumstance. . .I pray soon it I’ll see. Whatever is Your desire,Lord, I am truly seekingin this predicament . . .for Your… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: On The Winds of Adversity

to GOD be the GLORY ~ On The Winds of Adversity ~ By Deborah Ann On the winds of adversity, God seems to test us and all we can really do . . . is to hold on to our trust. With each passing gale, that rages through our life all we can really do . . . is to give… (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 form and to God my pleas I cannot inform. That’s when Jesus, steps right in with moans coming from deep within. When I can’t even, begin to pray all though I have a lot to say. That’s when Jesus, for me advocates… (more…)

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