Tag Archives: Fear

Today’s Poem: Amazed

to GOD be the GLORY   ~ Amazed ~ By Deborah Ann I fear God for one reason,and it’s not that I’m afraidI fear His mighty power . . .for, it leaves me amazed. I stare in astonishment,as I view the works of His handhow all has come togetherat His direction and command. I worship Him and marvel,as I gaze out… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: The Light Of My Salvation

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Light of My Salvation ~ By Deborah Ann The Lord is my strength,without Him I can do nothingwith Him all is possible . . .for I trust Him in everything. Though my troubles are many,my hope is in His lightHis salvation brings me peacetakes my fear from the night. I will trust in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God Can

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Can ~ By Deborah Ann Having a hard time,these trying of dayshaving troublesfinding God’s ways? Having trials and tests,tribulations toodon’t know where to goor what more you can do? Having second thoughts,and nagging doubthaving a hard timefiguring everything out? Well, don’t give up yet,or lose your hopedon’t you quit nowor throw in the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus Will See You Through

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Will See You Through ~ By Deborah Ann Though your mind is weary,and your spirit is feeling smallthough your load is heavyand your tears are like a waterfall. Though the trial before you,looks like the tallest mountain peakand the hardship you now must faceis making you feel faint and weak. Though you cannot… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Our Strength

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Our Strength ~ By Deborah Ann There is not a fear,that Jesus can’t conquerthere is not an enemythat He can’t capture. There is not a problem,that Jesus can’t solvethere is not a dilemmathat He can’t resolve. There is not a burden,that Jesus can’t liftthere is not a loadthat He can’t shift. There is not… (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…)

#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…)

Today’s Poem: Just Think

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just Think ~ By Deborah Ann He still moves mountains,casts them into the seajust think what He can dofor you and me. He heals the lame,makes the blind eye seejust think what He can dofor you and me. He casts out demons,make them run and fleejust think what He can dofor you and me.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Thrill Of Trusting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Thrill Of Trusting ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, the thrill of trusting God,to meet our every needto no longer live in fearor follow where it may lead. Oh, how great is the faith,of the one who doesn’t doubtwho stands on the promiseGod will figure all things out. Oh, how great is His delight,when… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Don’t Worry Trust

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Don’t Worry Trust ~ By Deborah Ann Don’t worry about tomorrow,give no thought to what lies aheadfor, Jesus wants you to trust Himnot to live in fear and dread. Don’t be concerned about the future,give no thought to where you’ll befor, Jesus wants you to go to Himnot to panic over what you can’t… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Hold On Tight

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hold On Tight ~ By Deborah Ann Hold on tight,hang onto that rope . . .trust and believethere is always hope. For when you get to the end,there’s only one place to goso just pour out your heartlet your troubles God know. Hold on tight,don’t loose your grip . . .trust and believeand into… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Childlike Faith

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Childlike Faith ~ By Deborah Ann Give me faith like a child,without fear and doubtwhere the Word of Godcan root, grow and sprout. Give me an attitude,that believes readilywhere happiness and joyoverflows steadily. Give me childlike faith,pure and simple . . .one that is steadfastnot unsure or fickle. Give me a mindset,that to God… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Troubled Waters

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Troubled Waters ~ By Deborah Ann Troubled waters lie ahead,blinding wind and foambut my heart is set to sailright into my eternal home. Every crashing wave,tests my faith once morebut I will ride each one outtill I reach heaven’s shore. The swells rise and fall,causing me to be fearsomebut I will fight them offtill… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Spiritual Sinkholes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Spiritual Sinkholes ~ By Deborah Ann Spiritual sinkholes,lie just beneath the surfacewhen our faith corrodes . . .we lose our godly purpose. The erosion underneath,causes our trust to collapsethen into worldly things . . .we will begin to relapse. Spiritual sinkholes,any one of us could fall inthey will swallow us up . . .until our hope caves… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: IF

to GOD be the GLORY ~ IF ~ By Deborah Ann Life is full of if’s,doubts and uncertaintiesurgent situations . . .turning into emergencies. We can never know,what the future bringsyet we still fret and worryover unforeseen things. Life is full of if’s,impossibilities and fearsdisasters and tragediesthat bring us all to tears. But IF we were to stay,focused in on Jesus .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: This Too Shall End

to GOD be the GLORY ~ This Too Shall End ~ By Deborah Ann This too I know,will soon be goneso to my faithI will hold on. I will stay strong,I won’t be weakfor God’s graceI’ll hourly seek. His grace helps me,to stick things outfor it calms my fearsdispels my doubt. It buoys my trust,dispels my nervesit shows me worryingdoes… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: ~ Fears Erased ~

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fears Erased ~ By Deborah Ann When God takes me,into His warm embraceI feel overwhelmedby His love and grace. For, they soothe my soul,just like a healing balmbrings to my mind peacemakes my heartbeat calm. When God takes me,under His mighty wingsI know I can acceptwhatever life brings. For when I’m protected,by God’s powerful… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: If We Know

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If We Know ~ By Deborah Ann If we know . . .all things work for our goodthen why don’t we trust Godlike we know we should? If we know . . .together things will work outthen why don’t we trust Godinstead of having doubt? If we know . . .with God all things are… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Into Deep Waters

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Into Deep Waters ~ By Deborah Ann Bow down your ear Lord,hear my prayers flow . . .for, into these deep watersI don’t want to go. Let them not get higher Lord,make them start to recedefor, into these deep watersI don’t want to proceed. Turn back the tide Lord,before I’m in over my headfor, into… (more…)

Today’s Poem: That Sinking Feeling

to GOD be the GLORY ~ That Sinking Feeling ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes I feel I’m sinking,my troubles seem so heavyit’s as if they’re about to breakthrough a swollen, bulging levee. I feel the rushing waters,come roaring through my heartand as they swiftly flowmy faith starts unraveling apart. The waves of my fears,begin to swirl all aroundtossing my trust back… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Let Trust Rule 

to GOD be the GLORY May 26, 2018 ~ Let Trust Rule ~ By Deborah Ann If trust is to rule,our mind and heartthen from Godwe mustn’t depart. For we know for us,He has only the bestand on this truthour souls can rest. If trust is to dispel,our fears and doubtsthen the Word of Godwe mustn’t shut out. For in His… (more…)

#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…)

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