Tag Archives: Fear

#throwbackpoem: Pit Dwelling

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Pit Dwelling ~ By Deborah Ann When in the pits,don’t stay thereget right outso not to despair. For pit dwelling,will cause bitternessand God’s blessingsyou’ll surely miss. When in the dumps,don’t stay downpull yourself outlest in pity you drown. For dump diving,is a pit’s best friendand is no place Godwants you to spend. When 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: 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: 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…)

#throwbackpoem: Inside Out

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Inside Out ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, You have searched my heart,You know it inside outYou know where faith runs deepand the potholes full of doubt. You have looked into my mind,You know all of its ups and downsYou know the ruts of fearand the pockets of peace around. You have looked into my… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Shall Not Be Moved

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Shall Not Be Moved ~ By Deborah Ann Though, my troubles are many,and surround me night and dayI shall not be moved . . .for the Lord will make a way. Though, my burdens are great,and follow me wherever I goI shall not be moved . . .for the Lord’s peace l shall know.… (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: 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: Our Wants, God’s Will

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Our Wants, God’s Will ~ By Deborah Ann Our wants,God’s willour fearsHe stills Our desires,God’s plansour hopesHis hands. Our longings,God’s graceour dreamsHis face. Our trust,God’s wayour chancenow today. Our hearts,God’s willour soulsHe fills! ~~~~~ Ephesians 5:17 Wherefore be ye not unwise,but understanding what thewill of the Lord is. King James VersionPublic Domain Copyright 2019Deborah Ann… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Faith Swells

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Swells ~ By Deborah Ann Faith rises,atop the wavesfor our Saviorwe know will save. Then when life,comes crashing downin troubles waterswe will not drown. Faith swells,in the surgeswhere hope in Godonward urges. Then when challenges,are all surroundingour confidencewill keep abounding. Faith rises,above the swirling  swellsit comes from where . . .the Holy Spirit… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Pieces of Grace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Pieces of Graces ~ By Deborah Ann Each morning as I awake,Jesus is waiting for me . . .I sense His very presencethough His person I can’t see. An endless supply of mercy,greets me upon the break of dayas pieces of His grace descendsfor me to reap along my way. Each day there is an… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Faith Unclouded

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Unclouded ~ By Deborah Ann Faith that is foggy,makes it hard to findthe road to havingeternal peace of mind. For, we can’t navigate,the turns and the bendsunless on Jesus . . .we learn to depend. Faith that is misty,makes it hard to knowhow the Holy Spiritthe way out will show. For we can’t… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Hear Me, Hold Me, Hide Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hear Me, Hold Me, Hide Me ~ By Deborah Ann Hear me Oh Lord,open to me Your eartake away from methe sum of my fear. Keep me in the night,while shadows moveso that my trustto You I may prove. Hold me up Lord,don’t let me slipkeep Your Wordsfixed on my lips. Let my prayers flow,straight… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Through All Of Life’s Challenges

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Through All Of Life’s Challenges ~ By Deborah Ann Through all of life’s challenges,times of means and of leanon my Lord and Savior . . .I have continued to lean. For He has not forsaken,nor left me on my ownHe has always given meaccess to His holy throne. Through all of life’s trials,when I called… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God, My Way

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God, My Way ~ By Deborah Ann God, my Way,my Life, my TruthfulnessYour every Word speaksof Your Trustworthiness. When faced with fear,along my journeyYour Word keeps mecourageously sturdy. God, my Path,My Route, my CourseYou are my competentAlmighty power source. When I need guidance,the Scriptures I readYour Light gives directionI trust where it leads. God, My… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Just Trust Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just Trust Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann When we’re in the dark,Jesus sends us His lightwhen we’re in a battleHe’s there to help us fight. When we are weak,Jesus sends us assurancewhen we are faintHe gives us endurance. When we are alone,Jesus draws us nearwhen we are frightenedHe takes away our fear. When we are… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Meaning To Life

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Meaning To Life ~ By Deborah Ann Life has more meaning,when in God you believeit is more enjoyable . . .when Jesus you receive. It is more peaceful,when others you forgiveit is more compatiblewhen love is what you give. Life has more to offer,when God you daily seekit is more agreeablewhen humble and meek. It… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Examine My Heart Lord

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Examine My Heart Lord ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, search my heart,from the inside outtell me where You findplaces of fear and doubt. See if You see in me,any remaining skepticismput into my heartby religious dogmatism. Lord, pull in the reins,of my heart todayharness them to followYour righteous ways. Yank hard if You must,so closer to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Want To Be That Eagle

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Want To Be That Eagle ~ By Deborah Ann I want to be that eagle,that knows when to soarwho patiently waits . . .for guidance from the Lord. Then I would discover,how to spread my wingsthen I’d be able to conquerall the storms life brings. I want to have the wisdom,to be able to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Heart of Christ

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Heart of Christ ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, to have the heart of Christ,to love one and all . . .to forgive the one who stumblesto lift up the ones who fall. Then I’d have the mind of Jesus,I’d see others deepest needI’d minister to the losttheir souls to heaven I’d lead. Oh, to have… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Jesus Loves You Too

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Loves You Too ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus loves me,I know this to be truein fact I also knowHe loves you too. For in His Word,He tells us whyhow for our salvationHe was willing to die. Jesus loves me,I have no doubtfor in my lifeI didn’t shut Him out. I heard Him knock,He came… (more…)

Today’s Poem: ~Unpluckable ~

to GOD be the GLORY ~Unpluckable ~ By Deborah Ann When you’re in a valley,not sure what way to gowhen the road ahead . . .isn’t one that you know. Look for Jesus’s light,to show you the waylisten for His voice . . .you’ll not be lead astray. When you’re in the fire,weak from all the heatwhen feeling overwhelmedbefore you suffer defeat. Follow your inner… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Why Are You Weeping

to GOD be the GLORY Why Are You Weeping ~ By Deborah Ann Why are you weepingwhy the tearswhy do you live outall of your fears? What is your sorrow,what is your griefwhat has you livingin disbelief? Who made you think,My love wasn’t truewho made you believeI would desert you? Where is your hope,who made you doubt . . .that from the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Quiet Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Quiet Heart ~ By Deborah Ann The quiet heart,doesn’t fretover its worriesit dosen’t sweat. It knows to be,composed and collectedit knows its strengthto God is connected. The quiet heart,doesn’t stewover its caresit doesn’t spew. It knows to trust,to be clam and stillit knows its lifeis in God’s will. The quiet heart,doesn’t panicover life’s woesit’s… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Seesawing Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Seesawing Faith ~ By Deborah Ann Is your faith teetering,is it hard to keep uprightdo find yourself strugglingin doing what is right? Does your joy get deflated,at the first sight of troubledo trials burst right throughyour confidence bubble? Is your trust like a seesaw,that goes up and downare you still trying to findthat piece… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Turning Fear into Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Turning Fear into Faith ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, turning fear into faith,is possible to do . . .if only we would leaveour troubles with You. Then we would not be,anxious or dismayedwe’d have no reasonto ever be afraid. If we would only learn,in You we can trustthat all of our concernsYou will take from… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Words Grace Laced

to GOD be the GLORY February 19, 2019 ~ Words Grace Laced ~ By Deborah Ann Words graced laced,we daily need to hearfor they dispel worryhelp eliminate fear. Words mercy mingled,we all need to speakfor they give strengthto those who are weak. Words love lifted,are pleasant in deedfor they reassure thosewho are wanting in need. Words keen on kindness,are music to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: De-cluttering

to GOD be the GLORY ~ De-cluttering ~ By Deborah Ann Today I’m de-cluttering,my heart and my minddumping all the thingsI keep dragging behind. I’ll be getting rid of,any bitterness I seeand if there be envyI’ll purge it right out of me. I’ll toss away the guilt,dispose of the shamefree any need to pointto others any blame. I’ll remove all… (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: Grace To The Humble

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Grace To The Humble ~ By Deborah Ann When trials blow,me to the groundwhen my carestake me down. Before I rise,back to my feetI pray to Godmy needs to meet. When storms blow,through my doorwhen my worriestake me to the floor. Before I get,my legs backI pray to Godfor the grace I lack. For, in… (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: Words Grace Laced

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Words Grace Laced ~ By Deborah Ann Words graced laced,we daily need to hearfor they dispel worryhelp eliminate fear. Words mercy mingled,we all need to speakfor they give strengthto those who are weak. Words love lifted,are pleasant in deedfor they reassure thosewho are wanting in need. Words keen on kindness,are music to the soulfor they… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In Quiet Hope

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In Quiet Hope ~ By Deborah Ann My soul waits for the Lord,in quiet hope I wait . . .for, what else can I doso for Him I will wait. No need to get restless,caught up in my fearsin quiet hope I wait . . .until my Jesus appears. As problems pile up,adding to my carein… (more…)

Today’s Poem: White Knuckle Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ White-Knuckled Faith ~ By Deborah Ann White-knuckled faith,holds on tightly to fearhas a hard time . . .getting trust into gear. It becomes panicky,when danger is metrather having peaceit knows only how to fret. White-knuckled faith,struggles often with hopehas a hard time . . .knowing just how to cope. It’s filled with the dread,that… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Victory Over Fear

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Victory Over Fear ~ By Deborah Ann If we’re not to be fearful,if we’re not to be afraidthen why do we sometimes . . .feel overwhelmingly dismayed? If we’re not to despair,if we’re not to be weakthen why do we sometimes . . .feel so hopelessly bleak? If we’re not to be concerned,if we’re not… (more…)

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