Tag Archives: Encouragement CHRISTian Poetry

Today’s Poem: Think About the Joy

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Think About the Joy ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Some days Lord,sadness wakes up with meno matter what I do . . .it just won’t let me be. Some days grief,takes its choking holdI feel my knees buckle . . .as they begin to fold. Some days sorrow,follows me all aroundlike a heap, all I want . .… (more…)

Today’s Poem: United We Stand

to GOD be the GLORY ~ United We Stand ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Stir the hearts Lord,of those of our landto come back to Youso united we’ll stand. Help us to become,no longer dividedby the powers to bewho are so misguided. Rouse the minds Lord,of those who can’t seethe lies keeping usfrom returning to Thee. Help us to get over,the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Through The Valley Of Grief

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Through The Valley Of Grief ~ By Deborah Ann God’s brought me through,the valley of pain . . .gave me His strengthfor He knew my strain. He took me by the hand,lead me through my griefpromised with each stepin Him I’d find relief. I held on so tightly,for I thought I’d faintbut God became for… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God Gave Me Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Gave Me Peace ~ By Deborah Ann God gave me peace,the day you diedas into His bottlemy tears I cried. I knew they’d be safe,there in His carefor He knew the depthof my despair. God showed me grace,the day you perishedby keeping my hopein Him nourished. He knew my heart,couldn’t handle the breakwithout His… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Gulf of Grief

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Gulf of Grief ~ By Deborah Ann In the depth of despair,there is a gulf of grief . . .where the sorrows of this lifeleaves us begging for relief. The hurting soul can’t calm,or remove the heartbreakit needs the healing touchof the One who won’t forsake. We thirst for healing waters,for a peaceful resting… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Life Is Full Of Weeping

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Life Is Full Of Weeping ~ By Deborah Ann Life is full of weeping,tears of agony . . .but, new things will comethrough our misery. For without sorrow’s clouds,hanging over uswe would never knowhow in God to truly trust. Life is full of weeping,sobs so ever mournfulbut, we can rest knowingwe’ll once more be… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Good Work

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Good Work ~ By Deborah Ann A good work,in you God has beganto help you get ridof that old sinful man. He promised to give,His Spirit to youso He could guideand lead you how to. A good work,God will performso to His likenessyou can conform. It will take time,to reach perfectionuntil He sees… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Greatest Blessing 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Greatest Blessing ~ By Deborah Ann     The greatest blessing,Lord, I can think of . . .is knowing I haveYour undying love. For it is amazing,a sinner like meLord, can be lovedby likes of Thee. With Your grace,I’m richly blessedtis why my soulis at perfect rest. All of my needs,You daily furnishso… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I AM With You Always

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I AM With You Always ~ By Deborah Ann     I AM with you always,to the end of this ageI AM able to save youin the storms that rage. I AM beside you,I dwell in your heartI AM your Saviora new thing I will start. I Am your Comforter,I bring to you restI… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Blesseds From God

to GOD be the GLORY “Blesseds” From God ~ By Deborah Ann   “Blesseds” from God,are all over the placeblessings filled with . . . .His love and grace. For the meek and humble,those poor and the pureare blessings of hopeto help you endure. For the thirsty and hungry,the peacemakers tooare blessings of mercyGod bestows onto you. For those persecuted,the ones… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: My Redeemer Is Alive

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Redeemer Is Alive ~ By Deborah Ann My Redeemer lives,He is alive and wellfor in my heart . . .His Spirit now dwells. He loves me with,such a deep affectionHis death the epitomeof mercy’s perfection. My Redeemer lives,my faith in Him I placeHe gave His life for minesaved me with His grace. His… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Power In The Resurrection

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Power In The Resurrection ~ By Deborah Ann There is power,in the resurrectionto the world waysa disconnection. There is victory,arising from the deada message of hopenot of fear or dread. There is salvation,full of love and gracenot of defeatwhen Jesus we embrace. There is eternal rest,everlasting lifeone filled with peacenot of worldly strife. There… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Meeting In the Clouds

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Meeting In the Clouds ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, my Rock,my salvationI wait for Youwith anticipation. I know someday,You will appearcome quickly Jesusmy heart cheers. Lord, my Savior,my soul awaitsfor the daydarkness abates. The Morning Star,will shine so brightthe day I seesalvation’s light. Lord, of my life,do not tarrycome and makemy heart merry.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Saving Grace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Saving Grace ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, today I’m in need,of more of Your loving patiencemine is getting weary . . .at times it’s hard to be gracious. I’m requesting from You,the fortitude to withstandthe effects of man’s rebellionspreading all across the land. I’m asking You to give me,some extra staying powerso I may shine Your… (more…)

Today Poem: Feel Good Religion

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Feel Good Religion ~ By Deborah Ann I love the feel good religion,like the one you hear todayI like knowing God loves meno matter what I do or say. I like giggling and laughing,as the pastor jokes aroundI like all the modern musicwith that big band sound. I like the laid back attitude,the easygoing, off… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Old Paths

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Old Paths ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, the old paths,are in despair . . .chosen now the onesheading nowhere. The good, perfect way,is still out there . . .but, today it seemsnobody really cares. No one wants to see,the one true way . . .they would rather takethe one leading away. They are walking… (more…)

Today’s Poem: From The Beginning

to GOD be the GLORY ~ From the Beginning ~ By Deborah Ann From the beginning of time,sin has played its part . . .in severing any fellowshipwith God from man’s heart. Once a walk in the garden,turned into a stroll down sin’s pathit was bound to lead mankindto the throne of His wrath. Man’s love for knowledge,to increase his… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Children Of Knowledge

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Children of Knowledge ~ By Deborah Ann The children of knowledge,walk in the Light . . .yet everyday darknessthey still have to fight. They wear the breastplate,of their faith and loveto protect themselvesfrom wicked powers above. The children of awareness,are watchful and wisethey can see right throughsatan’s disguises and lies. They wear the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Dispisers Of Truth

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Despisers Of Truth ~ By Deborah Ann   You can talk until,you’re blue in the facebut, some don’t wantto hear about grace. You can tell them about,God and His mercy and lovebut, they still won’t believein His kingdom above. You can speak your mind,all that you wantbut, their transgressions will not their soul’s haunt.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Clouds Without Water

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Clouds Without Water ~ By Deborah Ann   Clouds without water,by the wind carried about . . .causing in their listenersa spiritual drought. Doomed and depraved,are these so called teachersfor they’re the church’s . . .counterfeit preachers. Gallivanting stars,evangelist wanna be’scoasting along . . .on the waves of our tv’s. Serving not God’s will,but… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Whenever I’m Afraid

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whenever I’m Afraid ~ By Deborah Ann Whenever I am afraidand fear comes my wayI stop what I am doingand to my Lord, I pray. I won’t allow my fears,to take away my calmfor in Jesus I do trustto be my soothing balm. In God’s loving-kindness,He sent me His peaceand Jesus died for meto… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Got God

to GOD be the GLORY Got God? By Deborah Ann You can ride through this life,in an expense car . . .but if you don’t got Godyou won’t get too far. You can make all the money,to your heart’s desire . . .but if you don’t got Godall you’ll earn is hell’s fire. You can wear fancy jewelry,buy the finest… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In The Wilderness of My Soul

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In The Wilderness of My Soul ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, in the wilderness of my soul,there are valleys deep and low . . .and sometimes I wander in themnot sure the direction I should go. In my doubt I meet with despair,and my thoughts turn to giving upfor in my desperation . .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: All Things Are Possible

to GOD be the GLORY ~ All Things Are Possible ~ By Deborah Ann All things are possible,when in God you trustall things are promisingwhen you see He is just. All things have meaning,when in God you believeall things have purposewhen His Spirit you receive. All things are a blessing,when God you obeyall things come togetherwhen to Him you pray.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I’m Pressing On

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I’m Pressing On ~ By Deborah Ann I’m pressing on,till these problems are goneI’m moving forwardwith my eyes looking upward. I’m trusting God,and the guidance of His rodI’m letting goknowing the way He will show. I’m going slowly,keeping my life before Him lowlyI’m praying that my Saviorwill soon grant me His favor. I’m believing… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Love Released Me

to GOD be the GLORY   ~ Love Released Me ~ By Deborah Ann Love released me,from the miretook my lifelifted me higher. It picked me up,when I was downit stood me upon firm ground. Love pulled me,out of the pittook my heartraised my spirit. It hoisted me,in faith and hopeIt boosted mein trust to cope. Love removed,my doubt and… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Fears Repellent

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fear’s Repellent ~ By Deborah Ann The perfect love of God,fear drives backit gives believers . . .the faith they lack. It removes all doubt,thwarts uncertaintyit gives us assurance . . .of heaven’s eternity. The perfect love of God,knows no dreadit makes believers . . .in Him instead. It holds no torment,no trepidationit gives… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God Of Promise

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Of Promise ~ By Deborah Ann Weaved throughout the Bible,are God’s promises galoreassurances guaranteedfor us to read and explore. There are promises of hope,for today and the futureeach one an eternal pledgeto give our soul a booster. There’s the promise of comfort,the wiping away of our tearsand the one that brings us peaceknowing… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I’m Completely Convinced

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I’m Completely Convinced ~ By Deborah Ann   I am convinced I belong to God,that nothing can separate usI am sure and I am confident . . .and so in Him I put all my trust. Storms may toss and blow my way,but I will not be swept out to seafor I am sure… (more…)

Today’s Poem: If Only More People

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If Only More People ~ By Deborah Ann   If only more people,would others forgiveoh, what a better world . . .in which we would live. Then there would be,no more sorrow and grieffor bitterness would beshort lived and brief. If only more people,would turn the other cheekoh, how this world . . .would… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Be Still

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be Still ~ By Deborah Ann Be still, my soul, be at peace,let not thy worries overcomebe still, and know He is your Godand will  your heart-strings strum. Be still, my heart and let go,let surrender be thy sweet releasebe still, and know God’s saving powerto eternity, can never fail or cease. Be still,… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My ROCKing Chair

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My ROCKing Chair ~ By Deborah Ann On my ROCKing chair,I’m sitting comfortablyrocking back and forthoh, so ever enjoyably. Though, I have troubles,I’m rocking none the lessI’m letting God help metake care of this mess. On my ROCKing chair,I’m sitting peacefullyrocking to and frooh, so ever calmly. Though, I have worries,I haven’t me a carefor… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Brighter Horizon

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Brighter Horizon ~ By Deborah Ann A brighter horizon,is just up ahead . . .one without turmoilbut with peace instead. One that has views,heavenly ~ blissfulone that awaitsall who are faithful. A brighter landscape,is just around the bendone where all evilwill come to an end. One so divine,abundantly beautifulone where tranquilitywill be bountiful.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: To Wonderful For Words

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Too Wonderful For Words ~ By Deborah Ann   Too wonderful for words,too glorious to explain . . .is what God has in storefor those in Him who remain. No one has ever seen,no eyes have been givena glimpse into paradisefor those who are forgiven. Too wondrous for the heart,too marvelous for the mindthe… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Driven and Tossed

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Driven and Tossed ~ By Deborah Ann In whom do you trust,to whom do you turnwhen driven and tossedby the winds of concern? In whom will you focus on,who will bring you reliefwhen driven and tossedby double-minded belief? In whom do you put your faith,yo whom do you draw nearwhen driven and tossedby the… (more…)

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