Tag Archives: Faith & Trust

Today’s Poem: In Faith Be Done

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In Faith Be Done ~ By Deborah Ann May all you do,in faith be donemay your life . . .reflect the Son. May all you say,in faith be saidmay your heart . . .be willingly lead. May all you achieve,in faith be obtainedmay your soul . . .remain unstained. May all you tell,in faith be… (more…)

Today’s Poem: An Everlasting Hope

to GOD be the GLORY ~ An Everlasting Hope ~ By Deborah Ann My hope is a lively one,it can not be obliteratedit’s an everlasting hopeit cannot be eliminated. Though insults fly by me,from every which way . . .my hope encourages menot to care what others say. My hope is a proven one,it cannot be canceledit’s a steadfast hopeit cannot… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Write In Rhyme

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Write In Rhyme ~ By Deborah Ann I write with rhythm,I write in rhyme . . .so to express my faithas mountain’s I climb. I open my mind,to the Spirit’s leadingso to share with othersmy uphill pleading’s. I write with timing,I write with a beatso to help othersto stay on their feet. I open… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Drop By Drop 

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Drop By Drop ~ By Deborah Ann Drop by drop,hope drips in . . .til goose bumpsform on my skin. Shivers of glory,tingles of peaceas each dropletGod releases. Drip by drip,hope seeps intil my elationforms a big grin. Smiles of bliss,cheers of delightwith each tricklemy soul it excites Hope drips in,drop by drop . .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: What Can Make Me Turn Away

~ What Can Make Me Turn Away ~ By Deborah Ann What can make me,from Jesus walk awaywhat can happen . . .to make me go astray? What kind of jeopardy,will make me turn my backwhat sort of danger . . .will cause my faith to slack? What can make me,to stop in God believingwhat can prevent me fromHis face to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Encouragement Needed

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Encouragement Needed ~ By Deborah Ann We all need encouragement,on this journey we call lifewe all need a stretched out handto help us with our daily strife. For it can be a painful trip,if we don’t help one anotherfor the tough times are easierwhen they are done together. We all need some motivation,on this… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God Of My Yesterdays

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Of My Yesterdays ~ By Deborah Ann God of my yesterdays,all the days of my youthI thank You for blessing me . . .with hope, trust and truth. Though at times I’ve stumbled,on the straight, narrow wayI thank You for giving me . . .the courage, on it to stay. God of my today,the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Working Together

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Working Together ~ By Deborah Ann If we know all things,work for our own goodwhy don’t we trust Godas we know we should? For if we love Him,no matter what happensit’s so that our faithHe can hone and sharpen. If we believe all things,by God are appointedwhy are we cast downwhenever disappointed? For if… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Doubting Spirit

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Doubting Spirit ~ By Deborah Ann A doubting spirit,will get you no wherea wavering onewill only add to your care A steadfast soul,will only make you stronga believing onewill never steer you wrong. A leery heart,will only get in God’s waya wary onewill cause faith to decay. A skeptical mind,will befuddle and confusea distrustful… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Trust Tangible

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Trust Tangible ~ By Deborah Ann Lord give me a heart,one willing to go doeverything You askthough I don’t know how to. Let me not count on,my own comprehendinginstead let me rely onwhat is Your understanding. Lord give me a mind,one able to go actanything You requirewithout knowing the facts. Let me not refer,to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Doubting Spirit

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Doubting Spirit ~ By Deborah Ann A doubting spirit,will get you no wherea wavering onewill only add to your care A steadfast soul,will only make you stronga believing onewill never steer you wrong. A leery heart,will only get in God’s waya wary onewill cause faith to decay. A skeptical mind,will befuddle and confusea distrustful… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Need Of A Miracle

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Need Of A Miracle ~ By Deborah Ann Need of a miraclethen trust and believehold out your handbe ready to receive. For Jesus wants to bring,you hope and healingfrom all of the afflictionsthat you are feeling. Need of a blessing,then commit and relyHis mercy and graceto you He will supply. For Jesus will do,for you… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Empowered

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Empowered ~ By Deborah Ann May your inner man,be empoweredmay you not by sinbe overpowered. May you be rooted,by loved groundedmay your heart stayto Jesus bounded. May the Holy Spirit,give to you His mightmay by His strengthyou stay in the fight. May you be opened,to all of God’s fullnessmay your heart’s eyestake in all… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God Waste’s Nothing

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Waste’s Nothing ~ By Deborah Ann God waste’s nothing,not the hurt, not the painHe uses everything . . .for His purpose, for our gain. He knows the how’s,to all of our why’s . . .for He sees everythingthrough wiser eyes. God squanders nothing,not the grief, not the sorrowHe knows new mercywill come with tomorrow.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: It’s One Of Those Days

to GOD be the GLORY ~ It’s One Of Those Days~ By Deborah Ann It’s one of those days Lord,You know what I meanit’s a time when on Youall I can do is lean. It’s a day like no other,where I feel so helplessit’s a time where without YouI’d be totally hopeless. It’s one of those days Lord,where I need You… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Faith You Possess

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Faith You Possess ~ By Deborah Ann It’s not about how much,faith you possess . . .it’s about in Whom you believethe Savior you profess. It’s about the True Foundation,on which you stand . . .it’s about putting your trustin God and not man. It’s not about the evidence,but a mind that is soundit’s… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Lord, I love You

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Lord, I love You ~ By Deborah Ann Lord have I told You lately,just how much I love You . . .have I expressed my gratitudefor all, for me You do? Have I sung to You my praise,for Your mercy and Your gracehave I told you I can’t waittill I can thank You face to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Hope Is In The Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Hope Is In The Lord ~ By Deborah Ann My hope doesn’t disappoint,it never lets me down . . .my hope is in the Lordit’s always to be found. It keeps me in perfect peace,when around me there’s distressit keeps me in God trustingmy faith it does not suppress. My hope I’m not ashamed… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Word Of Life

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Word Of Life ~ By Deborah Ann The Word of Life,has been with usfrom the beginningthis we can trust. Some with their eyes,espied Him on their ownwhile others Himselfhave not seen or known. The World of Life,walked among somewith the Good NewsHe was God’s only Son. Some with their hands,reached out and touchedwhile others… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Do Not Be Stirred Up

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Do Not Be Stirred Up ~ By Deborah Ann Do not be stirred up,nor by this world throwninstead look to Jesus . . .who sits upon His throne. For He has urged us,to live not out of fearnor to be troubled . . .by the bad news we hear. Do not be confused,nor alarmed or… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: Will Your Faith Remain

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Will Your Faith Remain ~ By Deborah Ann Will your faith remain,or will it be shakenwill it be asleepor in Jesus awaken? Will your trust stay,on the vine abidingor will it be foundon it to be dying? Will your hope be,eternal and everlastingor will it be withouttruth and understanding? Will your belief hold,or will it… (more…)

Today’s Poem: It Is You Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ It Is You Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, it is You who keeps,my lamp burning . . .it is for Your guidancemy heart stays yearning. It is You who gives,me hope and trustit is in Your Wordmy soul stays trussed. Lord, it is You who keeps,my faith steadyit is for Your returnmy mind stays… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Shudder To Think

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Shudder To Think ~ By Deborah Ann I shudder to think,just where I would beif I did not have . . .Jesus’ peace in me. I bet you I would be,a big restless messif I couldn’t give Himmy every day stress. I cannot imagine,just what I would doif I did not have . .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: None But The Hungry

to GOD be the GLORY ~ None But The Hungry ~ By Deborah Ann None but the hungry soul,can be satisfiednone but the thirsty oneswill have peace inside. None but the longing heart,can be fulfillednone but the willful oneswill have faith instilled. None but the seeking mind,can be transformednone but the desiring oneswill to God be reformed. None but the selfless… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In The Gym Of Trust

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In The Gym Of Trust ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes my faith,God has to exerciseto see how I’ll handleproblems as they arise. So He sends me to the gym,of trusting Him, to workoutwhere He has me confrontall my fears and doubt. He knows I need the grit,of the power of His mightso He drills it… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In The Gym Of Trust

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In The Gym Of Trust ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes my faith,God has to exerciseto see how I’ll handleproblems as they arise. So He sends me to the gym,of trusting Him, to workoutwhere He has me confrontall my fears and doubt. He knows I need the grit,of the power of His mightso He drills it… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Remember Me Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Remember Me Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Remember me oh God,for all the good I’ve donefor all the things I say . . .about the love of Your Son. Remember my good works,the seeds I have sownthe hope I have broughtas faith in You was grown. Remember my acts and deeds,done out of hope and… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Now That I am Alive

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Now That I am Alive ~ By Deborah Ann Now that I am alive,I no longer conform . . .to the ways of the worldnor to it’s social norms. For with Christ living in me,I now have a new lifereleasing me from the issuesonce causing me strife. Now that I am dead,to sin and transgressingI… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Say No To Negative Thoughts

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Say No To Negative Thoughts ~ By Deborah Ann Negative thoughts,have no real placein hearts and mindsflowing with grace. For they will plug up,and stop the flowmaking being soberharder for you to know. Negative thoughts,play with the minduntil a sound oneyou no longer find. For they’ll pull you down,take complete controland suck all the hoperight out… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Child Of The Day

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Child Of The Day ~ By Deborah Ann Child of the day,children of the Lightput our trust in Godwith all of our might. Warriors on this earth,fighting off evilnesspledge never to returnto our former wretchedness Holy and righteous are we,holding on to the Lifeeven though it causes usworldly grief and strife. Awake, sober and alert,to the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Denying Ourself

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Denying Ourselves ~ By Deborah Ann If we are in Jesus,to believe and trustfaith in ourselveswe’ll need to adjust. For when we’re on Him,completely reliantthen to our own meanswe’ll be less dependent. If we are in Jesus,to completely obeythen our self-interestswe’ll need to put away. For to take up the cross,we must ourselves denythen to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Halves and Half Nots

to GOD be the GLORY ~The Halves and Half Nots ~ By Deborah Ann Some people’s glass,always seems filledwhile others only see . . .what from it spilled. Some people are happy,with what from God they getothers over their portion . . .grumble, bemoan and fret. Some people’s glass,is always brimmingwhile others only view . . .how much is missing. Some people… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God’s Good Pleasure

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Good Pleasure ~ By Deborah Ann Father, when I consider,the good pleasure of Your willit causes me to pause . . .to be quiet and be still. For out of Your goodness,You sent Your beloved sonto offer redemptionto each and everyone. Jesus, when I consider,the richness of Your graceit causes me to reflectso Your life… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Will Follow Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Will Follow Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann I will follow Jesus,wherever He leadsbe it fields of cloveror ones full of weeds. I will go after Him,leave all behind meso I can trust Him . . .for what I cannot see. I will follow Jesus,my own cross I will bearbe it on stormy seasor ones calm… (more…)

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