Tag Archives: Bible

Today’s Poem: Faith Believes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Believes ~ By Deborah Ann Faith comes,from Bible readinghearing, listeningand then heeding. Faith rises,in hearts that desireto be filled withthe Holy Spirit’s fire. Faith grows,when it’s assuredin things not seenit’s safely secured. Faith trusts,nothing’s impossiblefor it knows with Godall is possible. Faith believes,with all its soulfor it knows . . .God’s in control!… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Deeper Things

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Deeper Things ~ By Deborah Ann Father, this is a new day,You have given me . . .a day to search and to findthe deeper things of Thee. Help me to use it wisely,for, to You it’s a treasuregranted to me to get to knowwhat brings Your heart pleasure. Father, this is a new… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Don’t Trust Man

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Don’t Trust Man~ By Deborah Ann I don’t trust man,to tell me how to liveI don’t have confidence . . .in the reasons they give. For man will say,do whatever you wantor your regretswill come back to haunt. But, I know God,will have the final sayon how I choose . . .to live out… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Faith Growing

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Growing ~ By Deborah Ann Faith growing,takes God knowingfor it to thriveif it’s to survive. For without learning,there’s no discerningGod’s will and planare not those of man. Faith growing,takes Jesus knowingfor it to flourishif it’s not to perish. For without being versed,about spiritual thirstwater that is livingwill just stop flowing. Faith growing,takes the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God, My Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God, My Heart ~ By Deborah Ann God, my Heart,my Life, my SoulYou have made mecomplete and whole. For You’ve given me,a heart of flesh . . .so my spirit with Yourscould interlock and mesh. God, my Mind,my Thought, my ConscienceYour Word has shown mesin and its consequence. For it’s active and piercing,discerning and livingtrains… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Heart For Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Heart For Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann A heart for Jesus,is full of joy and loveits treasure aren’t herebut in heaven above. Its eyes are open,to the Life, Truth and Wayit doesn’t care what othersabout them might say. A heart for Jesus,is one invested whollyto following the Bibleliving a life holy. Its ears are… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Word Garden

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Word Garden ~ By Deborah Ann Every day is a smorgasbord,a buffet of renewed pardona fresh supply of God’s gracefound in His Word garden. My appetites are gratified,from each verse that I pickthey bring me such comfortwhether feeling well or sick. I hunger after what is holy,to fill me up for the dayand in… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Bible Is Like A Mirror

to GOD be the GLORY November 30, 2019 ~ The Bible Is Like A Mirror ~ By Deborah Ann The Bible is like a mirror,it reflects yourself so trueit shows all the hidden sinyet living inside of you. But if you never read it,how will you ever gleanthe areas in your lifeGod still needs to make clean. The Bible is like… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Hungry, Thirsty Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Hungry, Thirsty Heart ~ By Deborah Ann The hungry heart,needs to be filledwith God’s Wordso to be skilled. Skilled in faith,trained in trustso to the world waysit will not adjust. The thirsty heart,needs to findGod’s peacefulnessin heart and mind. Calm and tranquility,amidst the mayhemso their souls too . . .God will not condemn. The… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Heavenly Conversation

to GOD be the GLORY July 22, 2018 ~ A Heavenly Conversation ~ By Deborah Ann Today I decided,to have a conversationwith God in heavenabout His expectations. So I inquired of Him,what He wanted from meHe responded simply withbelieve in what you can’t see. As we continued to converse,I told Him about my fearsHe said keep to trusting Himfor in heaven… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Smooth Sailing

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Smooth Sailing ~ By Deborah Ann Today there’s smooth sailing,the water’s calm and stillit is such a gorgeous day . . .to just sit back and chill. Got nothing on my mind,my heart seems to be at restmy worries are but fewI am feeling at my best. As I go about my morning,I forget… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: If We’d Put Aside

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If We’d Put Aside ~ By Deborah Ann If we were to put aside,all our hate and malicewe would not come acrossas so cold and callous. If we were not filled,with pride and envywe would come acrossas genuine and friendly. If we were to behave,less hypocriticalwe would come acrossnot so judgmental. If we were not… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Heart Searched By God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Heart Searched By God ~ By Deborah Ann A heart searched by God,feels the pain and stingas He signals outevery sinful thing. It weeps and it sobs,begs for forgivenessfor it’s a heart awareof its own wickedness. A heart open to God,sees its carnal selfhow it puts importanceonly on and in itself. It sees the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Faith Muscles

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Muscles ~ By Deborah Ann If we’re to have,spiritual grit . . .we must keepour faith muscle fit. God’s Word we must engage,so trust can developthen joy, peace and hopeour lives will envelop. If we’re to be,spiritually strong . . .we’ll need to stop doingwhat we know is wrong. We’ll need to workout,the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Offend Me Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Offend Me Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Offend me Lord,with Your Wordlet me be convictedby the truth heard. Insult me Lord,with Your commandsso with false teachersI’ll not shake hands. Offend me Lord,let me feel the stingthat Your reproofin my life will bring. Shock me Lord,let my ears hearno sinner in heavenwill You let near. Outrage… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: An Albatross

to GOD be the GLORY ~ An Albatross ~ By Deborah Ann Some say I am,an out-dated albatrossbecause I still clingto Jesus on the cross. They say I am,liberation’s hindrancebecause I believein Jesus’ saving grace. They say I am,progression’s impedimentbecause I havea Godly temperament. They say I am,an obstacle in the waybecause I followthe Life, Truth and Way. But, I… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Doing God’s Business

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Doing God’s Business ~ By Deborah Ann Each New Year,I’m given a fresh startthree-hundred sixty-five dayson me, God imparts. There’s no guarantee,I’ll live out each oneso I need to be sureI live them for His Son. Each day I must be willing,to do all I canto share salvation’s storywith all of man. Each second counts,in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A New Foundation

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A New Foundation ~ By Deborah Ann This coming New Year,I’m redoing my Foundationfor it has started to creakand its turning my faith weak. I am going to rebuild it,from the ground floor straight on upJesus will be the Corner Stoneso by every wind, I won’t get blown. This coming New Year,I’m getting back to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Asking, Believing & Receiving

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Asking, Believing & Receiving ~ By Deborah Ann Our Bible tells us,that we need to askfor, God to our needsis up to the task. But, we must pray,for them to be metlest over themwe’ll worry and fret. Our Bible reveals,to make known our prayerfor, God wants to help uswith our every care. But, we must… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: New Discoveries

to GOD be the GLORY ~ New Discoveries ~ By Deborah Ann Each day is a new adventure,God gives us to exploreeach day He wants us . . .to get to know Him more. Every place that you look,new discoveries are everywhereno matter where you turnGod is waiting for you there. Every year God has for us,something new and excitingeach… (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…)

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…)

#throwbackpoem: Buckle Up

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Buckle Up ~ By Deborah Ann I’m putting on my helmet,going to protect my headI’m buckling up the strapswith Scriptures I’ve read. I want to be protected,from Satan’s mind gamethe hope of my salvationis his most likely aim. Satan is really good,at playing with my thoughtsbut my helmet keeps mefrom falling for his plots.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: As For Me And My House

to GOD be the GLORY ~ As for Me and My House ~ By Deborah Ann As for me and my house . . .I’m asking Jesus to come to livemy heart and my soul to HimI’m going to open up and give. But, first I must make it ready,clean up the dirty messso I’m starting with the sinsI know that… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Deeper and Stronger

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Deeper and Stronger ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, take me deeper,so I may be strongerlet me not be takenby lies others conjure. Let my heart be fixed,keep my walk stablelet not my faith becomejust another label. Build me up Lord,keep me firmly rootedso the truth I’ve founddoesn’t become diluted. Let me abound,in grace and wisdomso… (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: Your Word Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Your Word Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Your Word Lord,it is mighty powerfulit is commandingit is boldly truthful. It is alive and active,it is full of energyit is razor-sharpfor it pierces inwardly. Your Word Lord,it cuts to the coreit penetrates the soulshowing all You abhor. It is always at work,it obliterates the darkit is jolting… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Infallible Word of God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Infallible Word of God ~ By Deborah Ann I believe God’s Word,is completely infallibleevery solitary wordevery single syllable. I believe God’s Word,is Spirit inspiredand not one verseshould be retired. I believe God’s Word,in its entiretythat every chapterhas validity. I believe God’s Word,to be absolutely truethat not one Scriptureshould be skewed. I believe God’s word,yes,… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Fall’s Refreshing Rain

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fall’s Refreshing Rain ~ By Deborah Ann I love when God sends,Fall’s first refreshing rainto wash away the grimeon my soul’s windowpane. It helps me to see,over summers hot breakthe dryness that’s within . . .the changes I need to make. I study the dust settling,atop my old, trusty Bibleshaking it off I am readyfor a Holy Spirit revival.… (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: Perfect In God’s Sight

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Perfect In God’s Sight ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help me to be,in Your sight perfecton Your holinessmay I daily reflect. Let me not be blind,to that which I knowkeeping Your wisdomfrom in me to flow. Lord, help me to live,a life to You pleasinglet my heart reflectone in Your keeping. Let me not be… (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: Just Pick Up Your Bible

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just Pick Up Your Bible ~ By Deborah Ann If you want by God,to be tutored and taughtjust pick up your Bibleand you’ll hear His thought. For, all you need to know,is written on each pageif you would only . . .open it up and engage. If you need guidance,on what you should dojust pick… (more…)

Today’s Poem: In My Bible

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In My Bible ~ By Deborah Ann Somethings in my Bible I’ve found  . . . the Word of Lifethe end to strifethe mind of Godthe road that’s broadthe state of manthe eternal planthe heart of Jesusthe grace that frees usthe true Vinethe new winethe gift of salvationthe doom of damnationthe way of hopethe how… (more…)

Today’s Poem: 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… (more…)

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