Tag Archives: Burdens

Today’s Poem: Jesus Never Tires

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Never Tires ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes it’s hard,to give Jesus our caresometimes with Himit’s difficult to share. But, when we let go of,our worldly concernHe will give to usHis peace in return. Sometimes it’s not easy,spending time prayingsometimes it feels no onehears what your saying. But, when we release,what weighs on our heartJesus… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Jesus Is Waiting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Is Waiting ~ By Deborah Ann When your heart is heavy,when it’s weighted downwhen hopelessness has . . .your faith tied and bound. Know Jesus hears,your cries of despairand He’s waiting for youto give Him your care. When your eyes are filled,with nothing but tearswhen your heart poundswith the beat of your fears. Know… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Tranquil Trust

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Tranquil Trust ~ By Deborah Ann Peaceful rest,tranquil trustis what Jesusgives to us. Putting our cares,into His heartso hope in oursHe can impart. Blissful serenity,calm’s quietnessis what Jesusprovides for us. Giving our fears,over to Himso joy can fillus to the brim. Peaceful hearts,tranquil mindsis what Jesuswants us to find! ~~~~~~ Proverbs 3:5 “Trust in… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Get God Involved

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Get God Involved ~ By Deborah Ann So often we have problems,we try to fix alone . . .when what we should dois take them to the throne. We know that in God,we need to place our trustbut when troubles comethis doesn’t resonate in us. So we think we’ve the power,our worries we can overcomeand… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: It’s No Snap

to GOD be the GLORY ~ It’s No Snap ~ By Deborah Ann It isn’t easy,this being strongit’s really hardwhen all’s going wrong. It isn’t a snap,this having courageit’s difficultnot getting discouraged. It isn’t comfortable,this waiting and waitingit’s laboriouskeeping from fainting. It isn’t painless,this being perfectly stillit’s gruelingfinding out God’s will. But those who take heart,in God’s timing . . .on… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Tip-Toe Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Tip-Toe Faith ~ By Deborah Ann God has taken me,into valley’s low and deepwith obstacles so hardall I wanted to do was weep. But instead I found,what true trust was aboutas I learned to give Jesusall my fears and doubt. God has placed me,high on mountain topswith many challengesthat made me want to stop.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Your Wall Will Fall

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Your Wall Will Fall ~ By Deborah Ann Your wall will come down,it too can fallif on God’s poweryou willingly call. Your wall will crumble,it too can come apartit you trust Godwith all your soul and heart. Your wall will topple,it too can collapseif you will give Godyour circumstance. Your wall will weaken,it too can… (more…)

Today’s Poem: When Feeling Restless

to GOD be the GLORY ~ When Feeling Restless ~ By Deborah Ann When you are restless,feeling uneasywhen your faith starts goingfrom strong to measly. That is when you will need,to surrender your unrestto a God who is waitingto give you perfect rest. When you feel anxious,and nervous are your thoughtswhen fear starts to churnyour stomach into knots. That is when… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Rock Bottom

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Rock Bottom ~ By Deborah Ann Hitting rock bottom,having a hard timethinking not anothermountain to climb? Well, don’t you ever forget,just who is your Rockor who over that mountainwill help you to walk. Up against a rock,and a hard placethinking you shouldjust quit the race? Well don’t you give up,hold on to the Rockand… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Peace Imparted

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Peace Imparted ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes my mind,I can’t seem to still . . .and often my troublesit begins to fill. They crawl in and out,of the deep, dark spacesbut, I won’t allow them torob me of God’s grace. Sometimes my heart,I can’t seem to quietand often my worriesalters its calm climate. They… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Renewed Each Day

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Renewed Each Day ~ By Deborah Ann I would have lost heart,given up on spiritual thingsI would have fainted awayfrom the troubles life brings. I would have passed out,lost my faith and my hopeI would have lost countjust thrown in the rope. I would have sunk under,the pressure of my fearsI would have called it… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Holding On Fast

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Holding On Fast ~ By Deborah Ann Though your situation,may seem dire todayhold fast until tomorrow . . .for God will make a way. Though your circumstance,may seem bleak todayhold fast until tomorrow . . .for help is coming your way. Though your predicament,may make you weak todayhold fast until tomorrow . . .for strength… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Calamities & Tragedies

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Calamities & Tragedies ~ By Deborah Ann Calamities come to us,in many shapes and formssome trickle down like the rainothers bolt like thunderstorms But, no matter how they come,it’s what we do with themfor Jesus our misfortunes . . .wants us to turn them over to Him. Tragedies come to us,by many ways and meanssome… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Let Me Carry That For You

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Let Me Carry That For You ~ By Deborah Ann Let Me carry that for you,your heavy load give to Melet Me have all your caresso you can be burden free. Give Me all your anguish,all the pain you still feelgive Me your grief and sorrowso your heart I can heal. Let Me take from… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Road To Victory

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Road To Victory ~ By Deborah Ann This road’s going to be hard,I know it will be toughI know the battle aheadwill be stormy and rough. But, this I know and believe,the fight is not mine solelyfor Jesus will be with methrough this journey entirely. This road is going to be long,I know it… (more…)

Today’s Poem: That Worn Out Feeling

to GOD be the GLORY ~ That Worn Out Feeling ~ By Deborah Ann Feeling worn out,more than just tiredas soon you rise up . . .you again want to retire? Well don’t you give up,or sink into depressioninstead look to Godfor revitalization. Feeling burned out,stress got you downdoes your world seemto be spinning around? Well don’t you give in,to your… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Onward Press

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Onward Press ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, today,I must confessit was trulyone big mess. I bit the dust,fell flat on my faceI couldn’t get upif not for Your grace. Lord, today,I really blew itfailed to rely onthe Holy Spirit. On my own,I went off to fightwithout relyingon Your might. Lord, today,was truly a messbut… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Rejoicing 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: The Spirit of Power

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Spirit of Power ~ By Deborah Ann God has not given us,a spirit of fear . . .but, one of His powerto keep us to Him near. No worry shall cause,us to tremble or shakenot even the enemycan author us to faint. God has not given us,a spirit of neglect . . .but, one… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Life Is Like A Road Trip

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Life Is Like A Road Trip ~ By Deborah Ann Life is like a road trip,a long winding excursionrequiring from uslots of physical exertion. But we often get,mentally fatiguedand need a rest stopso to be relieved. Jesus is that stop,the oasis of our hopewhere living waters fill uswith the strength to cope. Life is a… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Where’s Your Cross

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Where’s Your Cross ~ By Deborah Ann Where is your cross,did you forget it somewheredid you put it downwas it just too heavy to bear? Where did your cross go,did you leave it behindwas it too big of a burdenfor your heart and mind? Where is your cross,did you cast is asidedid you think in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Danger Ahead

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Danger Ahead ~ By Deborah Ann Life is full of danger,challenges galoreproblems too impossiblefor us to ignore. But, we who trust in God,you’ll not see gloomyfor God is our refugewhen life gets stormy. Life is full of perils,hazards aboundingworries that leaveour hearts pounding. But, we who trust in God,rise over them and singfor we… (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: God’s Storehouse

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Storehouse ~ By Deborah Ann God has a storehouse,filled to the brimfor all those who believeand trust in Him. There’s an endless supply,of mercy and graceawaiting those who by faithHis eternal love embrace. God has a storehouse,He wants to provideall things that are goodyou’ll not be denied. It’s full of forgiveness,hope, peace and… (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: 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: 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: 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: Autumn’s Greeting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Autumn’s Greeting~ By Deborah Ann When Autumn comes to greet me,God’s beauty is all I see . . .trees once draped with green leavesnow wear their golden sleeves. As Autumn’s days get shorter,and the nights turn much colderits full splendor begins to burstand in its wonder I’m immersed. Autumn’s splendid grandeur,turns me into a scenic… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Let God’s Peace Repair

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Let God’s Peace Repair ~ By Deborah Ann Do not be anxious,do not let worry eat awayrather let the love of Jesusbring calm to you today. Do not be restless,do not let fear consume yourather in everything in prayerask God what you need to do. Do not be fretful,do not let nerves wear and tearrather… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Know God Will

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Know God Will ~ By Deborah Ann I know God can,I believe He willso I will wait . . .and I’ll be still. I know He’s able,so I will trustfor Him to dowhat He must. It won’t do me,one bit of goodto fear or doubtas I once would. For I have learned,to sit and… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Finding Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Finding Peace ~ By Deborah Ann Today I took a sail,on a quiet, restful seaand soon tranquilitytook a hold of me. As I gently rocked,I became awarethis is how it will bewhen I haven’t me a care. I laid back my head,my face was to the sunthinking what it’ll be likewhen worry, I have… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God’s Retreat of Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Retreat of Peace ~ By Deborah Ann When you’re exhausted,overwhelmed and weakwhen all around youappears cold and bleak. That’s when you need,God’s Refuge of tranquilitywhere from your troublesyou’ll find carefree, serenity. When from the pressure,you need to get out from underwhen life seems to beone blunder after another. That’s when you need,to take a… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God’Retreat Of Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Retreat of Peace ~ By Deborah Ann When you’re exhausted,overwhelmed and weakwhen all around youappears cold and bleak. That’s when you need,God’s Refuge of tranquilitywhere from your troublesyou’ll find carefree, serenity. When from the pressure,you need to get out from underwhen life seems to beone blunder after another. That’s when you need,to take a… (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…)

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