Tag Archives: Rest

#throwbackpoem: Resting With My Father

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Resting With My Father ~ By Deborah Ann Today I am resting,alone with my Fathernone of my worriesmy soul will bother. I am going to soak up,the peace He impartsI am going to let it fillthe whole of my heart. Today I’m taking it,with my Father easynone of my troubleswill make me queasy. I’m fixing… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Peace Jesus Gives

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Peace Jesus Gives ~ By Deborah Ann Peace Jesus gives,to all who seekno matter if . . .mighty or weak. For in peace He came,so we could findpeace to guard and keepboth heart and mind. Peace Jesus offers,to all who inquireif it is truly . . .their heart’s desire. For He promises,peace perfectto minds on… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Forever Grateful

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Forever Grateful ~ By Deborah Ann I am thankful,I am blessedfor I have foundin Jesus rest. I am content,I am delightedfor in my life . . .Jesus I invited. I am grateful,I am satisfiedfor in JesusI am purified. I am loved,I am at peacefor Jesus bringsmy soul release. I am blessed,I am thankfulto Jesus,… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Peace Jesus Gives

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Peace Jesus Gives ~ By Deborah Ann Peace Jesus gives,to all who seekno matter if . . .mighty or weak. For in peace He came,so we could findpeace to guard and keepboth heart and mind. Peace Jesus offers,to all who inquireif it is truly . . .their heart’s desire. For He promises,peace perfectto minds on… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: May You Be At Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ May You Be At Peace ~ By Deborah Ann May you be at peace,all times, in every waymay you take heart knowingGod sends new mercies each day. May you be anxious for naught,nor about one single thingmay you feel the calmingonly a Savior can bring. May your mind be fixed,on a God worth trustingmay you… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I’ll Praise God No Matter What

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I’ll Praise Him No Matter What ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, I’ll praise You in the quietness,when my soul is at restI’ll praise You in the tranquil timeswhen I’m feeling oh, so blessed. I’ll praise You while in the valley,when my spirit is feeling lowI’ll praise You in darker timeswhen I’m not sure which way… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Quiet Place

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Quiet Place ~ By Deborah Ann Thank You Lord,for giving mea place to gowhen I’m weary. A quiet spot,for my mindand Your peaceto come in line. Thank You Lord,for meeting mewhen to YouI run and flee. A hidden retreat,for my heartso more graceYou can impart. Thank You Lord,for being therewhen I bring Youmy daily… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Just Chillin’ With My Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just Chillin’ With My Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Today I am chillin’,not going to get botheredwon’t let one little thing takemy peace from my Father. I’m just going to kick back,and rest here all the dayI’m not going to let anythingtake our oneness away. Today I’m taking it easy,not going to get uptightinstead I… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Give Us Peace Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Give Us Peace Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Give peace, Lord, give us peace,on our heavy hearts bestowthe peace that surpasses . . .all the worries that we know. Give peace, Lord, give us peace,to our dreary, weary soulsgive us idyllic, flawless peaceover things we can’t control. Give peace, Lord, give us peace,to our fidgety,… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God Gives Shade

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Gives Shade ~ By Deborah Ann God gives shade,to us when wearyprovides a coverwhen we’re dreary. He shadows us with,His mighty wingshelps us to riseabove all things. God gives shade,to us when frayedprovides a screenwhen burden lade. He shields us with,His right handholds us uprightwhen we can’t stand. God gives shade,to us when dismayedso… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: When Fear Chases You

to GOD be the GLORY ~ When Fear Chases You ~ By Deborah Ann When fear chases you,before you get caughtthere is a refuge . . .for you God has got. It’s a place of safety,for you to run intowhere dread and paniccannot overtake you. When your heart starts,frantically racingand your hands beginviolently shaking. Run to the fortress,of peace and trustfor… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Sound Of Silence

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Sound Of Silence ~ By Deborah Ann Upon the break of day,I feel a calming stillness . . .where everything appearsto be oddly motionless. The sedated quietness,infiltrates the early dawnto the sound of silenceI find myself gently drawn. The placid tranquility,awakens up my soulto ponder how only Godcould this quietude control. The peace radiating… (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: The Sound Of Silence

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Sound Of Silence ~ By Deborah Ann Upon the break of day,I feel a calming stillness . . .where everything appearsto be oddly motionless. The sedated quietness,infiltrates the early dawnto the sound of silenceI find myself gently drawn. The placid tranquility,awakens up my soulto ponder how only Godcould this quietude control. The peace radiating… (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: Oh, If I Could Fly

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, If I Could Fly Away ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, if I could fly away,I’d soar into my Savior’s armsthere I would find my quiet restand be safe from all that harms. I would take off and reside,under the shadow of His wingsI’d be free from all the strifeliving in this world often brings.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Not Up For Debate

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Not Up For Debate ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes God takes,His slow sweet time . . .as His plans and minedon’t seem to align. For, I want to know,what to do right nowyet, He’d rather me bidetill He can show me how. Sometimes God asks,me to sit and waitand I know it’s a topicnot up… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Pressure Cooker Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Pressure Cooker Faith ~ By Deborah Ann Pressure cooker faith,always in a hurry . . .often blows a gasketin its frenzy flurry. Frantic and strained,always under duresspressure cooker faithholds inside a lot stress. Pressure cooker faith,full of nervousnessbursting at the seamsin the stew anxiousness. Strives so very hard,to control its composurepressure cooker faithcan’t help but… (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…)

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