Tag Archives: Encouragement CHRISTian Poetry

Today’s Poem: Morning’s Upon Me 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Morning’s Upon Me ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Morning’s upon me,a new day has dawnI rise with the dropsof dew on my lawn. Robins are singing,their voices are clearthe perfume of lilacsdrift though the air. I greet the new day,like the robins I singof God’s tender merciesa new day will bring. Aromas of grace,like lilacs… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Life As A Sheep

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Life As A Sheep ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Life as a sheep,has its ups and downs . . .laughter and smilessadness and frowns. But, we follow Jesus,no matter our moodbe it we are jubilantor sad and subdued. Life as a sheep,has its highs and lows . . .one day it may be sunnythe next… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God Promises To Help Us

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Promises To Help Us ~ By Deborah Ann Belka God promises to help us,when fighting battlesHe promises to keep usfrom getting rattled. He gives us the strength,to fight and contendHe gives us the powerour faith to defend. God promises to keep us,secure and protectedHe promises to help usstay to Him connected. He gives us… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Whisper’s From God 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whisper’s From God ~ By Deborah Ann Belka The Lord whispers,ever quietly, ever stillwith a wisp of His breathHe lets us know His will. He nudges our hearts,with a gentle voiceso that we can makethe righteous choice. With whisper’s He warns,of the dangers aheadsoftly He appeals . . .for us not to be misled. He… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Oh, To Discover God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, To Discover God ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Oh, to discover,the riches of wisdomis to have a lifewith God in rhythm. To seek and to find,the meaning of graceis to have your soulHis mercy embrace. Oh, to be a searcher,of God’s counselis to have a heartquiet and peaceful. To find the direction,in which you… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus Is My Shepherd

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Is My Shepherd ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Jesus is my Shepherd,His voice I do hear . . .I follow It so to HimI can stay close and near. I listen for Him to tell me,where He wants me to gothen with confidenceI let Him the way show. I take my cues from Him,not… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Shepherd Speaks 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Shepherd Speaks ~ By Deborah Ann Belka My Shepherd speaks,unto my weary heartso His love into itHe can impart. He beckons me,to rest and knownot to worrybut, to just let go. He says my name,so I can hearthe words I long“I’m always here.” He reassures,my every doubtto trust in Himto work things out. My… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Let Jesus Lead 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Let Jesus Lead ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Jesus leads me,when I ask Him tooHe shows me what . . .He would have me do. He is my guiding hand,the lifter of my feetwhenever I promisewith Him I will meet. Jesus directs me,when I seek Him outHe guides me throughmy fear and doubt. He is… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Stubborn To The Bone

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Stubborn To The Bone ~ By Deborah Ann Belka We’re all like sheep,stubborn to the boneto our waywardnesswe are severely prone. But our Good Shepherd,finds us when we roamand with His rodbrings us back home. We’re all like sheep,overly obstinatewe all have strayedno matter the continent. But our Good Shepherd,will find each of usand with… (more…)

Today’s Poem: No Wonder We Need

to GOD be the GLORY ~ No Wonder We Need ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Life is full of steep hills,valleys plenty deepno wonder we need . . .a Good Shepherd’s keep. With all the uncertainty,each day we must faceno wonder we need . . .a sufficient dose of grace. Our fears can be many,our worries limitlessno wonder we need .… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Heavenly Mandates

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Heavenly Mandates ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Heavenly mandates,we all surely need . . .tis why God gave to usHis Word to daily read. For He knew we needed,His divine instructionson how to get overtemporal obstructions. Heavenly policies,are found in the Good Bookfor God left them to usas salvation’s handbook. For inside the pages,is… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Show Me Your Ways Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Show Me Your Ways Lord~ By Deborah Ann Belka Lord, show me Your ways,reveal them to melead and guide my stepsto where they should be. Grant me Your mercy,always be by my sidefor the road is too roughand the path is so wide. Instruct and teach me Lord,in the way I should gofor the hills… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Lord Leads Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Lord Leads Me ~ By Deborah Ann Belka The Lord leads me,through the valleys and dellsHe takes me to placeswhere righteousness dwells. It is there where I find,His guiding handshowing me just wheremy steps should land. The Lord takes me,up the mountains and hillsHe takes me to placesfor me to discover His will. It’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Let God Take You 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Let God Take You ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Let God direct your steps,let Him take you to . . .all the different placesHe has planned for you. For He knows just where,He would have you to beand all of His purposesfor you He wants you to see. Let God direct your steps,let Him show… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Sometimes God Tells Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Sometimes God Tells Me ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Sometimes God makes me wait,though I would rather just up and gosometimes He tells me . . .My child you need to take it slow. Sometimes He says to get up,when I would rather stay downsometimes He tells me . . .My child you need to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus Is My Friend

~ Jesus Is My Friend ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Jesus is my friend,on Him I can countto help me figureall my problems out. For, He will guide me,though the processon how over themnot to obsess. Jesus is my friend,on Him I can relyfor He is my dailymost valuable ally. For, He teaches me,what I should knowabout how His Fatherwould have… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Direction’s Needed

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Direction’s Needed ~ By Deborah Ann Belka When you’re not sure,of the way to go . . .when you need someonethe correct way to show. Open up your ears,to God’s divine directionand He will lead youto the path of perfection. When you’re not convinced,which way you should turn . . .when you need to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Wisely Walking

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Wisely Walking ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Father I thank You,today for Your graceand the wisdom I needto wisely run the race. For, I know of the evil,I will witness todayand to walk cautiouslymust be my mainstay. Father I thank you,today for Your directionfor the wisdom to havein the world no connection. For, though… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Put God Before Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Put God Before Me ~ By Deborah Ann Belka I put my God before me,I let Him lead my wayI know I can trust Himto guide me every day. I hold tight to His right hand,He reaches for my left oneHe slowly pulls me upwardstill I get closer to His Son. My soul finds… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Road To Holiness

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Road to Holiness ~ By Deborah Ann Belka Thank You my Father,for guiding me todayfor being there with mealong the righteous way. You showed me true love,grace and mercy tooin this walk I took . . .to become closer to You. Great is your kindness,so tender and sweetleading and guidingthese clay laden feet. Stumble… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Potter’s Hands

to GOD be the GLORY ~The Potter’s Hands ~ By Deborah Ann Belka The Potter’s hands are calm,while He molds us in His loveHe crafts each single vesselwith His mercy from above. No two vessels look-alike,each is unique in His sightHe sculpts us  individuallyfor His joy and His delight. The Potter takes our souls,spins them on His wheelso He can shape… (more…)

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…)

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