Tag Archives: Forgiveness

#throwbackpoem: Look Not

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Look Not ~ By Deborah Ann Look not to the past,don’t stop and turn your headinstead look to the futurewith Jesus up ahead. Don’t reminisce,on that which is already donerather let your heartto Jesus be eternally drawn. Look not to the past,remember not your regretsinstead look to the futureand the soon coming events. Don’t… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Be Not Angry

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be Not Angry ~ By Deborah Ann Be not angry,don’t be resentfullet your attitude reflectall for which you’re grateful. Be not bitter,don’t be contentiouslet your words chosenbring to Jesus awareness. Be not wrathful,don’t try to get evenlet your posture resemblethe reason you’re forgiven. Be not ill-tempered,don’t fly off in a ragelet your Bible becomeyour behavior… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Heaven Getting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Heaven Getting ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, let me not honor You,with my lips onlybut with a heart that is . . .devoted to You solely. Let me not profess,my undying love to Youonly to go into the worldand follow what others do. Let me not disobey,the commands You taughtby living a life of… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Strive For Peace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Strive For Peace ~ By Deborah Ann Don’t let your bitterness,make you sour . . .lest it’ll take from youthe Holy Spirit’s power. For, bitterness will cause,discontentment to growpropelling your temperto erupt and blow. Don’t let any resentment,enter into your soullest anger and frustrationwill start to take control. For resentment ignites,the fires of animosityand begrudging… (more…)

Today’s Poem: As I Look Around

to GOD be the GLORY ~ As I Look Around ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, as I look all around,I see all You have madeI see the beauty in the sunriseand the splendor when it fades. I see the majestic mountain peaks,and the hills brilliant, amber topsI see the stars sparkle ever brightlyin a sky that never seems to stop. Lord,… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Restarts and Retakes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Restarts and Retakes ~ By Deborah Ann God is a God,of new beginningsfor He is a Godwho is forgiving. When we sin,repent and confessHe gives us more graceto onward press. God is a God,of fresh, clean startsfor He is a Godwho knows our hearts. When we fall,or should we stumbleHe helps us to bemore meek… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Faith To Trust

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Faith To Trust ~ By Deborah Ann Thank you Godfor Your beloved Sonwho sheds His graceon each and everyone. Thank You Father,for mercy new each dayfor Your Wordlighting up our way. Thank You God,for hope everlastingfor opening our heartsto divine understanding. Thank You Father,for Your peace unceasingfor giving us the wisdomwe need for believing.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Forgiveness

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Forgiveness ~ By Deborah Ann God’s forgiveness,is limitlessHis long-sufferingis timeless. It is non-stopple,it’s boundlessit is without bordersit’s endless. God’s forgiveness,is inexhaustibleHis love for usit’s incomprehensible. It is vast,it’s immeasurableit is immenseit’s perpetual. God’s forgiveness,is everlastingHis patience is beyondour understanding! ~~~~~~~ Luke 17:4 “And if he trespass against theeseven times in a day, and… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Old Things Gone

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Old Things Gone ~ By Deborah Ann Old things gone,no more desirefor worldly wealthto acquire. No more need,to seek greed outsatisfied nowto do without. Old things dead,no more pleasureworldly practicesno longer treasure. No more wants,indulgences filledto old thoughtsno longer thrilled. Old things gone,all things newself removed . . .Christ now in you! ~~~~~~~~~ 2 Corinthians… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Doing God’s Business

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Doing God’s Business ~ By Deborah Ann Each New Year,I’m given a fresh startthree-hundred sixty-five dayson me, God imparts. There’s no guarantee,I’ll live out each oneso I need to be sureI live them for His Son. Each day I must be willing,to do all I canto share salvation’s storywith all of man. Each second counts,in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Life Selfless

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Life Selfless ~ By Deborah Ann This coming year,make a resolution newto put aside . . .any bitterness still in you. Make up a list,of what gives you strifethen ask God to renewHis peace in your life. This coming year,make it your ambitionto see the Holy Spiritgifts come to fruition. Write down the things,that… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Heart Forgiving

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Heart Forgiving ~ By Deborah Ann A forgiving heart,we must all acquireso our resentmentson us don’t backfire. For if we fail to do,as Jesus did for usbitterness our heartswill slowly encrust. A heart merciful,we need to nourishin God’s Wordfor it to flourish. For if our hearts try,to forgive on their ownany malice left in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Gospel of Life

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Gospel of Life ~ By Deborah Ann Thank you Lord,for the Gospel of Lifefor giving hopeinstead of strife. For the light,of Your lovefor Your Spiritfrom above. Thank you Lord,for true libertyfor over sinhaving victory. For forgiveness,and Your gracefor the chanceto seek Your face. Thank you Lord,for life eternalfor saving me from . . .hell’s… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God’s Storehouse

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Storehouse ~ By Deborah Ann God has a storehouse,filled to the brimfor all those who believeand trust in Him. There’s an endless supply,of mercy and graceawaiting those who by faithHis eternal love embrace. God has a storehouse,He wants to provideall things that are goodyou’ll not be denied. It’s full of forgiveness,hope, peace and… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Beautiful Feet

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Beautiful Feet ~ By Deborah Ann How beautiful are the feet,traveling across each nationwho share the Good News . . .about God and His creation. How faithful are the lives,journeying into the streetswho bring the love of Jesusto the sinners that they meet. How gracious are the ones,willing to leave their own homeso they… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Sisters And Brothers

to GOD be the GLORY God December 12, 2019 ~ Sisters And Brothers ~ By Deborah Ann Sisters and brothers,by God createdthrough Jesus . . .now all blood related. One big family,by God’s adoptionnow are His childrensaved from corruption. Sisters and brothers,heirs of a Kingdeclared now asHis own offspring. A sibling reunion,to take placeall because . . .of faith and grace.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: If We Walk In The Light

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If We Walk In The Light ~ By Deborah Ann If we walk in the Light,like Jesus we will beand His reflection off usothers will be able to see. If we act as the Light,the Gospel we will shareand to the blood of Jesuswe’ll make others aware. If we live in the Light,we will be… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Don’t Be Vengeful

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Don’t Be Vengeful ~ By Deborah Ann Do not be vengeful,don’t try to get evendo not hold a grudgefor any kind of reason. Do not be spiteful,don’t be mercilessdo not be cruelor become heartless. Do not be resentful,don’t be enviousdon’t be embroiledin others pettiness. Do not be hateful,don’t be criticaldo not be unforgivingnor become cynical.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Just Like My Savior

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just Like My Savior ~ By Deborah Ann I want to be . . .a sweet-smelling savorto my God, I want to bejust like my Savior. I want to learn,all about self-denialI want endurancewhen facing any trial. I want to serve,not expecting backI want to givewhat others lack. I want to be faithful,even if I… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Be Patient, Be Kind

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be Patient, Be Kind ~ By Deborah Ann Be patient with others,be kind to them tooshow them the same mercyGod has shown to you. Be not resentful,be not quarrelsomedon’t let anger dimthe Light of the Son. Be loving, be nice,have self-controllet others seethe fruits of your soul. Be not moody,be not testy or rudelet God’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Warning

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Warning ~ By Deborah Ann Don’t be fooled,though saved by graceto these truths . . .we must embrace. Do not go down the road,of sexual temptationrather to immoralityhave no association. Don’t continue to sin,or stay on the wide wayrather confess and repentright now without delay. Do not drift or fall back,into godless livingrather… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I Came Into This World A Sinner

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Came Into This World A Sinner ~ By Deborah Ann I came into the world,with not one single thingand when I go to see Jesusthere’s nothing I can bring. For, my treasures on earth,will rust from corruptionbut, in heaven they’ve beeneverlasting from conception. I have a lot of stuff,making my life comfortablebut, they are… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Miracle of CHRISTmas

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Miracle of CHRISTmas ~ By Deborah Ann Throughout history,God had a plan . . .about how He could saveall of man.  So, He’s appeared to Moses,in a burning bushand in Elijah He wasthat whispering, small hush. He gave men dreams,and many visions tooeven a donkey talkedto get His Word through. But man’s heart was… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Opened Eyes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Opened Eyes ~ By Deborah Ann Opened eyes,make believing heartsspiritual understandingthey will impart. Opened eyes,see things clearlyto God’s Wordthey are not leery. Opened eyes,observe the factsthey’re not deceivedby satan’s traps. Opened eyes,do not doubtthey have checkedthe truth out. Opened eyes,don’t need to seeto know Jesus . . .has set them free! ~~~~~~ Ephesians 1:18… (more…)

Today’s Poem: You Don’t Have to Be a Magi

to GOD be the GLORY ~ You Don’t Have to Be a Magi ~ By Deborah Ann You don’t have to be a Magi,to follow the Christmas Star . . .you don’t have to make a tripor need to come from very far. You don’t have to bring gifts,of gold, frankincense or myrrhit won’t cost you a thing . . .for… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Sin

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Sin ~ By Deborah Ann My sin,Jesus’ lifemy evilHis strife. My hope,Jesus’ deathmy trustHis last breath. My peace,Jesus’ gracemy faithHis abase. My light,Jesus’ waymy soulHis today. My heart,Jesus’ homemy futurein Him alone! ~~~~~ John 11:25 “Jesus said unto her,I am the resurrection,and the life: he thatbelieveth in me, thoughhe were dead,yet shall he… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: May Christ Dwell

to GOD be the GLORY ~ May Christ Dwell ~ By Deborah Ann May Christ dwell,in your heart todaymay His Lifebe your Truth and Way. May Christ make,your heart His homemay you let Himmake it His throne. May Christ abide,in your heart alwaysmay He be the oneto walk its hallways. May Christ’s love be,in your heart rootedmay your love for Himbe… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Light For Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY June 13, 2018 ~ A Light For Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus let me be,a light for Youhelp me to exposethe evil people do. Let me be a voice,to those who are losthelp me to bring themto the foot of the cross. Jesus let me be,a light of Your gracehelp me to help thosestill running… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I Thank You God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Thank You God ~ By Deborah Ann I thank You God,for Your Sonhow He made mewith Him one. I am thankful,for the grace givenso that this sinnercould be forgiven. I thank You God,for being fair and justso that in YouI may forever trust. I am grateful,to You I can prayso that I can knowthe… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Prepped for Perfection

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Prepped for Perfection ~ By Deborah Ann I am being prepped,for perfection . . .my heart is showingJesus’ reflection. The more about Him,I get to knowthe more of His graceI’m able to show. I’m getting closer,to His image beingthe more of His lovein me I am seeing. The more I study,how Jesus livedthe more I’m… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: On The Path To Perfection

to GOD be the GLORY ~ On The Path To Perfection ~ By Deborah Ann I’m on the path to perfection,I’ve got a long way to gobut, one day I know I’ll beto God as good as gold. I’ve had plenty of struggles,on the path to perfectionthere’s been a lot of battlesagainst sin and temptation. I’ve left behind many tears,on the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Words Spoken in Deeds

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Words Spoken in Deeds ~ By Deborah Ann Acts of kindness,words of hopewe all need themto help us cope. Acts of compassion,words of forgivenesswe should all makeour daily business. Acts of love,words of encouragementhelps us throughour own discouragement. Acts of gentleness,words of appreciationseen in our actionsand communication. Acts of generositywords of helpfulnessleaves no roomfor our… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Come and Consider

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Come and Consider ~ By Deborah Ann Come now and think,let this sink in . . .let us reason aboutthe effects of sin. Contemplate with Me,sin’s ramificationlets explore the meaningof eternal damnation. Let us mull this over,where has sin gotten youlet’s consider togetherwhat you need to do. Envision with Me,your sins forgivena life of peace… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Giving Grace In A Graceless World

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Giving Grace In A Graceless World ~ By Deborah Ann Giving grace,in a world that’s gracelessshowing mercyto those who are faithless. Is something,you must dofor it’s what Godexpects of you. Giving light,in a world full of darknessshowing pityto those who are hopeless. Is our call,as Christiansfor it fulfillsour true mission. Giving love,in a world that’s… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Be Slow In Your Anger

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be Slow in Your Anger ~ By Deborah Ann Be slow in your anger,be slow to show your wrathfor you are called to peacewith self-control as your path. Be not puffed up with pride,be not filled with malicefor you’re called to be gentlenot thick-skinned and callous. Put off all bitterness and hate,put off the grudge… (more…)

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