Tag Archives: Encouragement CHRISTian Poetry

Today’s Poem: This Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ This Heart ~ By Deborah Ann This heart has seen,more than its share of painit has cried more tearsthan every drop of rain This heart has known,loss beyond compareit has been throughmore than it can bear. This heart’s been broken,in pieces too many to countits had more heartachethan it cares to recount. This heart… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Carry Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Carry Me ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, carry me upon Your grace,until the day I see Your faceand when I’m down and feeling lowlet Your joy in me begin to flow. When I need a hand to hold,give me Yours so I’ll be boldand when I need a loving friendbe mine until the very… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: My Savior

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Savior ~ By Deborah Ann When I was lost,Jesus found meHe opened my eyesso His grace I’d see. When I wandered,Jesus looked for meHe brought me homeso His mercy I’d see. When I stumbled,Jesus caught meHe loosened my loadso His favor I’d see. When I failed,Jesus helped meHe shined His lightso the way… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Stepping Stones of Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Stepping Stones of Faith ~ By Deborah Ann The stepping-stones of faith,we all need to get across . . .but, first we must believeJesus died for us on the cross. The steps following are easy,if on Jesus we keep our eyesfor, He will be our Teacher . . .the One who leads and… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I’m Waiting Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I’m Waiting Lord ~ By Deborah Ann I’m waiting Lord,waiting just on YouI know deep down . . .You will come through. I’m believing Lord,with all my heart and soulfor I know You are . . .the One who’s in control. I’m trusting Lord,trusting whatever You doI know everything . . .is completely up… (more…)

Today’s Poem: ~ Still The Wise Seek Him ~

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Still The Wise Seek Him ~ By Deborah Ann Still the wise seek Him,they look to the Morning Starthey follow where He may leadno matter how near or far. They come to praise Him,to worship and to adorethe wise still seek will Himas the ones did from before. The wise still offer Him,gifts from… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Any Room For Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Any Room For Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann Is there any room for Jesus,in your home today . . .will you merrily welcome Himinto your life to stay? Or will you be too busy,in the CHRISTmas rushso that to His presenceyou give Him the brush? Is there any room for Jesus,in your heart this… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: CHIRSTmas’ True Meaning

to GOD be the GLORY ~ CHIRSTmas’ True Meaning ~ By Deborah Ann   Let CHRISTmas’ true meaning,rise up in you today . . .may you see the splendorof Jesus’ birth on this day. May His beauty and grandeur,cause your heart to singmay the gift of His excellencebecome your eternal spring. May His majesty you behold,with all dignity and honormay… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Needing a Boost

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Needing a Boost ~ By Deborah Ann Needing a boost,a real lifter-uppersomething to giveyour nerves a buffer? Then go to the Word,look up God’s peaceand soon you’ll feela calming release. Needing a hand,an arm to hold onsomething to grasptill your fears are gone? Then go the Word,look up God’s graceand soon you’ll feeljoy light up… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Gift of Trust

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Gift Of Trust ~ By Deborah Ann God’s gift of Trust,is a treasure to findit gives assuranceto both heart and mind. It brings perfect peace,when on God it’s stayedit keeps us from beingafraid or dismayed. God’s gift of Trust,is something to seekit gives us the strengthwhenever we’re weak. It keeps us believing,all things He… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In The Waiting Room 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In The Waiting Room ~ By Deborah Ann In the waiting room,I often have to sitthough at times . . .it gives me the fits. For, I get impatient,waiting just to hearGod’s answers beingwhispered in my ear. In the waiting room,I sit and I rockback and forth I golistening for His knock. But, I get… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Cling

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Cling ~ By Deborah Ann Clingwhen you’re heartis brokenClingwhen no wordscan be spoken. Clingwhen you’re downcastand depressedClingwhen you’re troubledand harassed. Clingwhen you’re strickenand afflictedClingwhen you’re confusedand conflicted. Clingwhen you’re defeatedand overburdenedClingwhen you’re weakand disheartened. Clingwhen you’re worriedand tormentedClingwhen you’re restlessand discontented. Clingwhen you’re feelingsad and blueClingwhen you don’t know . . .what else to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Rely On My Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Rely On My Faith ~ By Deborah Ann I rely on my faith,each day to be strongI trust it even when . . .things are going wrong. I depend on prayer,every day I am alivefor, I know in this worldit’s the only way to survive. I lean on God’s grace,each day I need morefor,… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Active Participation

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Active Participation ~ By Deborah Ann I know that mountains high,I know it looks impossiblebut, I also know with Godall things are possible. I know that rivers deep,I know it looks menacingbut, I also know for Godit’ll be worth my crossing. I know that valleys low,I know all its ups and downsbut, I also… (more…)

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: 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: The Wonders Of Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Wonders Of Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, the first thing,that’s stopping You . . .is my lack of faithin what You can do. I know You can part seas,walk on them tooand for me miraclesYou also want to do. Lord, the other thing,that’s blocking Youis my lack of trustto follow through. I know… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God Is All Around

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Is All Around ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, You are inside me,You’re in my heart . . .new mercy each dayYou give me to start. You are over me,You too are belowon me each morningblessings You bestow. Lord, You are around me,You’re in my mindevery day Your hopeis mine to go find. Lord, You… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Treasures in Jars

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Treasures in Jars ~ By Deborah Ann Treasures in jars,might be made of claybut, when they are pressedclose to God they stay. Oh, they may crack,but, they will not weakenfor treasures in jars . . .in God’s power believe in. Treasures in jars,they do not crumblefor God makes themstrong and yet humble. Oh, they may… (more…)

Today’s Poem: From Brokenness to Wholeness 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ From Brokenness to Wholeness ~ By Deborah Ann In the broken places,is where Jesus meets usso we may find the strengthin Him to fully trust. He is able to see through,the cracks and holesfor He can look intothe depth of our souls. In the broken spaces,of our shattered heartsJesus understandswhy we’re falling apart. He knows… (more…)

Today’s Poem: May You Know God’s Fullness

to GOD be the GLORY ~ May You Know God’s Fullness ~ By Deborah Ann May you know the glory,of God’s richnessmay to His poweryou be made a witness. May Christ abide in you,in faith may you findHis strength that guardsboth the heart and mind. May you be anchored,in His love entrenchedmay your soul to Jesusremain always clenched. May you know… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Ocean’s Shore

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Ocean’s Shore ~ By Deborah Ann As I stroll along,the ocean’s shoreI feel blessedto my very core. Though I don’t know,the water’s depthI’m sure the Lord guidesmy every step. As I listen to,the waves that roarI trust God’s Spiritover storms to soar. Just like the warm sand,and cool sea must meetI know God’s the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Do Not Despair 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Do Not Despair ~ By Deborah Ann Do not despair,do not be oppressedI will comfort youso be not distressed. Do not worry,do not be alarmedI will not let anythingcause you to be harmed. Do not doubt,do not be disillusionedI have waiting for youan joyful conclusion. Do not anguish,do not be downcastI will bring you peaceif… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Relying On God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Relying On God ~ By Deborah Ann Make relying on God,a part of your day . . .before you set outfor His strength pray. For you’re going to need,His mighty powerjust knowing that satanis out to devour. Make God your refuge,throughout your dayask Him to guide youas you make your way. For you’re going to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Do Not Despair

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Do Not Despair ~ By Deborah Ann Do not despair,do not be oppressedI will comfort youso be not distressed. Do not worry,do not be alarmedI will not let anythingcause you to be harmed. Do not doubt,do not be disillusionedI have waiting for youan joyful conclusion. Do not anguish,do not be downcastI will bring you peaceif… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Abiding

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Abiding ~ By Deborah Ann If you want the Lord,to abide in youthen you must . . .act as in Him too. If you desire the Lord,to remain in youthen you gotta . . .reside in Him too. If you wish the Lord,to stay in youthen you should . . .behave like Him too.… (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: A Bruised Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Bruised Heart ~ By Deborah Ann Feeling baffled,a little confusedfeeling’s hurtingheart’s been bruised? Well God doesn’t want,you to be crushedso keep giving Himyour complete trust. Feeling forsaken,lost and alonefeeling’s exposedright to the bone? Well God doesn’t want,you to feel distraughtso just give to Himall your weary thoughts. Feeling deceived,wronged and misledfeeling’s rawhurt is widespread?… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Walk By Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Walk By Faith ~ By Deborah Ann I walk by faith,not by sightbecause Jesusis my light. His Word my path,illuminatesso His stepI can duplicate. His Spirit dwells,inside of meso I can trustwhat I can’t see. His guidance helps,me finally findpeace for bothheart and mind. I walk by faith,in His lightfor I trust Jesus .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God, My Tranquility

to GOD be the GLORY God, My Tranquility ~ By Deborah Ann God, my Tranquility,my Peace, my CalmYou are to my soula healing balm. You alone provide,the rest that I needwhen in Your WordI graze and feed. God, my Quietude,my Repose, My RestYour love and mercykeeps me daily blessed. You silence my heart,with Your still small voiceYou are the reasonin truth… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God, My Anchor

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God, My Anchor ~ By Deborah Ann God, my Anchor,my Security, my Shieldgive me a heartto You that will yield. Be my Safe Harbor,give me Thy gracewhenever a stormYou have me to face. God, my Anchor,my Hope, my Futuremay over my lifeI make You the ruler. Let Your Word be,on earth my guidemay from You… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Faith To Overcome

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith To Overcome ~ By Deborah Ann Though I have trials,tests and tribulationsmy cup remains full . . .of God’s declarations. For He promises to me,not to leave or forsakeand in His living waterI can always partake. Though I have problems,concerns, worries and caresmy cup remains full . . .knowing He hears my prayers.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Faith Stabilizing

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Stabilizing ~ By Deborah Ann Faith stabilizing,is faith energizingit’s strong and robustfor in God it trusts. It believes in things,it can’t possibly seeit knows Jesus still . . .calms the storms at sea. Faith steadying,is faith unshakenit’s firm and securein truth it’s awaken. It believes God’s Word,from it, it waivers not . .… (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…)

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