Tag Archives: Grace

#throwbackpoem: Just Like Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just Like Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help me to be,just like You . . .so that I may bea light shinning true. Give me humility,a servant attitudelet my life reflectone of gratitude. Lord, let me react,just like You . . .so that I may livea life pleasing too. May my actions be,kind and… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Heavenly Conversation

to GOD be the GLORY July 22, 2018 ~ A Heavenly Conversation ~ By Deborah Ann Today I decided,to have a conversationwith God in heavenabout His expectations. So I inquired of Him,what He wanted from meHe responded simply withbelieve in what you can’t see. As we continued to converse,I told Him about my fearsHe said keep to trusting Himfor in heaven… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Fools For Christ

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fools For Christ ~ By Deborah Ann Hurting CHRISTians all around,I hear your pain, I know the soundI see the battle that you fight . . .being for Jesus His saving light. I know your hurts are for real,you cannot help how you feelin the world you are despisedbut you’re precious in God’s eyes. In… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Glory Declared

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Glory Declared~ By Deborah Ann The heavens declare God’s glory,the stars twinkle of His gracethe sun shines of His mercythe moon glows upon His face. They universe is His handiwork,all was formed by His finger tipseverything came into concertby the words from His own lips. The planets are in constant motion,as the earth… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Be Still & Know

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be Still & Know ~ By Deborah Ann Stop what you’re doing,I want you to be awedbe still and knowthat I am your God. Quit trying,let Me take care of youquit stumblingI know just what to do. Quick fretting,let Me work this outquit worryinggive Me all your doubt. Quit panicking,I have your backquit strugglingI know… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Rise Up

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Rise Up ~ By Deborah Ann Some people are paralyzed,with fear and dread . . .some are just hanging onby a thin thread. But, Jesus wants to heal,our guilt and our shamejust like He did for . . .the sick and the lame. Some people are crippled,by the sins of their pastsome are hampered… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s In Control

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s In Control ~ By Deborah Ann When I look out at the world,and all God has created . . .I see everything He’s madethough this fact often is debated. But, I will not contend,with what I know to be truefor the earth and the heavensLord, I know belong to You. When I see all… (more…)

Today’s Poem: I long To Dwell

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I Long To Dwell ~ By Deborah Ann I long to dwell,in eternal peace . . .where fear and deathwill forever cease. Where things are seen,through tear free eyeswhere joyous shoutsare the only cries. I long to dwell,on the other sidewhere with Godbeliever’s reside. Where sorrow stops,as mourning endsto spend eternitywith my forever Friend. I… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Grieve Not

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Grieve Not ~ By Deborah Ann Father may my words,not cause grief to Yourather let them bring praisefor all for me You do. Let my speech be used,solely for edifyinglet my remarks bepurposely purifying. Father may my lips,evil not ever speakrather let them strengthenthose who are weak. Let my mouth not be,like a gurgling… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Heart’s In Harmony

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hearts In Harmony ~ By Deborah Ann Hearts in harmony,have the same tonefor they know Jesustheir sins did atone. Hearts in unity,have the same feelingfor they know His gracebrings inner healing. Hearts in unison,have the same pitchfor they know His lovemakes the poor rich. Hearts in cohesion,have the same flavorfor they know the hopeof having… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Into The Heart Of Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Into The Heart Of Me ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, let me not forget,how You can always seewhenever I am going . . .wherever it is I be. Let me be found faithful,in doing what is Your willlet all I do be donewith the Holy Spirit’s zeal. Lord, let me be pleasing,not in man’s rebellious… (more…)

Today’s Poem: This Is My Truth

to GOD be the GLORY ~ This Is My Truth ~ By Deborah Ann This is what it’s about,this is faith, not doubtthis is believing . . .without really seeing. This is the one thing,that hope can bringknowing that eternityisn’t some absurdity. This is what I believe,this is what I receiveGod’s the only true Oneand Jesus is His Son. This is… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Repentant Tears

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Repentant Tears ~ By Deborah Ann Repentant tears,begin to fall . . .as soon as onehears the call. From the Spirit,of the Holy Onewho gave His lifefor everyone. Down somewhere,in the heart deepa soul can’t helpbut to sob and weep. For once it encounters,Jesus’ love and gracetears flow thankfullydown it’s grateful face. Repentant tears,never… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Good Ground

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Good Ground ~ By Deborah Ann A seed once fell,on the good groundand oh how my life . . .it has turned around. It slowly sprang up,began to bear  fruitfor it in Jesus . . .grew up and took root. A seed was cultivated,out of a conversationabout how Jesus . . .was the way… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus Is Enough

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Is Enough ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus is enough,there’s nothing you can doJesus is the only Onewho can save you. Jesus is enough,He is above everythingJesus is the one absoluteHe is the sum of all things. Jesus is enough,no need to add or take awayJesus is the only Oneleading to the Life, Truth and… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Our All in All

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Our All in All ~ By Deborah Ann In Christ,a new creationthrough Himour salvation. In Jesus,a new beginningthrough Himcomes forgiving. In Christ,our peacethrough Himsin’s release. In God’s Son,our redemptionthrough Himour election. In Christ,our All whose in Allbecause of Jesus . . .all saved from the fall! ~~~~~~~~~~ Colossians 3:11 Where there is neither Greek nor… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A Mind Focused In On Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Mind Focused In On Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann A mind focused,in on Jesus . . .is a heart restedon forgiveness. For it acknowledges,it’s once fallen statehow Jesus saved itfrom damnation’s fate. A life centered,on the crossis a soul awareit was once dross. For it recognizes,without the resurrectionthere would be no hopefor eternal salvation.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Working Your Way To Heaven

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Working Your Way to Heaven ~ By Deborah Ann Some people they think,because they are goodto heaven they’ll get . . .as all nice people should. They say their deeds,are their sure way inhow their good actswill atone their sin. Some people they feel,it’s up to them to obtaintheir way into heavenon a performance campaign.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Restless

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Restless ~ By Deborah Ann Restless hearts,are everywhereburdened downby all their care. Worry lines spread,across their faceetched with the needto find God’s grace. Restless souls,are all aroundfear and dreadkeeps them bound. Furrowed brows,show their vexationoh, how they needto find salvation. Restless people,restless minds . . .oh, how they needJesus to find! ~~~~~ Isaiah 57:20-21… (more…)

Today’s Poem: All Things Created

to GOD be the GLORY ~ All Things Created ~ By Deborah Ann All things held together,by God’s mighty handsall things come togetheraccording to His plans. All things in heaven,by God were fashionedall things here on earthHe wisely sanctioned. All things that are seen,and all that which are notwere conceived by Godand the power of His thought. The thrones and the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Just The Cross

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Just The Cross ~ By Deborah Ann Give me just the cross,and I’ll have all I needfor at the foot of it . . .from my sins I was freed. Nothing else matters,just my dying Saviorfor no other loveis there greater. Give me just Jesus,the blood of Calvarylet me keep focusedon His eternal victory. When… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Callous Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Callous Heart ~ By Deborah Ann A callus heart,edges are roughgetting through to itis more than tough. But there’s one thing,that is for sureGod it’s coarsenesscan heal and cure. A callus heart,is thick and densebeing cynicalis its only defense. But God can make it,soft and pliableso that it can befor Him viable. A callus… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Take The Plunge

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Take the Plunge ~ By Deborah Ann Go ahead,dive right inbe washedfrom your sin Take the plunge,into the watersthat are Livingwithout borders. Go ahead,jump into the Wellsave yourselfform the pit of hell. Take the leap,into the Springlife everlastingto you it’ll bring. Go ahead,drink thereof . . .the Living Watersof God’s love! ~~~~~ John 4:10-11 Jesus… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Grace Is A Mender ~

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Grace Is A Mender ~ By Deborah Ann Grace is a mender,of flaws running deepit is a collectorof the tears we weep. Grace is a healer,of vessel’s brokenit is a free giftGod set into motion. Grace is a liberator,of evil and oppressionit is a deliverof earthly transgression. Grace is a giver,of eternal redemptionit is a… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: There’s Good News

to GOD be the GLORY ~ There’s Good News ~ By Deborah Ann There’s Good News,for when days are badthere is hope . . .for when you feel sad. There is light,for when all seems dimthere is rest  . . .that comes from Him. There is grace,for when needing morethere is trust . . .when God you implore. There is strength,for… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Mercy and Truth Merges

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Mercy and Truth Merges ~ By Deborah Ann Mercy and truth have merged,redemption found on the crossrighteousness and peace kissedGod’s justice cleanses the dross. Truth was raised from the earth,from death came resurrectioneternal life rose from the gravebringing to God reconciliation. Love looked down from above,forgiveness imparted to each soulhope shall make way for His… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Righteous Hands Of God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Righteous Hands Of God ~ By Deborah Ann God hands are righteous,mighty and powerfulthey’re loving and kindand oh, so merciful. His hands laid out,the earth’s foundationpreparing the wayfor eternal salvation. His hands upholds,those who are afraidso they needn’t befearful or dismayed. His hands are strong,they provide protectionto those who seekwisdom and direction. His hands… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: No One But Jesus

to GOD be the GLORY ~ No One But Jesus ~ By Deborah Ann No one but Jesus,can save you . . .no one besidescan you go to. No one else,can deliver you . . .no one otherlove is this true. No one but Jesus,can offer liberty . . .no one otherwisecan end your misery. No one else,just Jesus alone .… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Diligently Seeking

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Diligently Seeking ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, help me each day,to diligently seek Youlet it be Your light in meI see shinning through. Give me the dedication,to study and readso that in Your WordI’ll find all that I need. Lord, help me each day,to trust in what I believegive me the patienceso my crown… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: His Radiant Grace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ His Radiant Grace ~ By Deborah Ann When Jesus you invite,into your life . . .you’ll no longer be filledwith worldly strife. For His love will fill,the cold, stony placethat once was your heartwith His radiant grace. When you decide,Jesus to follow . . .you’ll no longer feelempty and hollow. For His love will flow,into… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Order In The House

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Order In The House ~ By Deborah Ann If we are to have,order in the houseour understandingwe need to rouse. For we need to build,upon Godly wisdomkeeping heavenright within our vision. Then our homes,will be full of pleasureas we come to realizeour eternal treasure. If we are to have,our house in ordereach room needs to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God’s Not Winking

to GOD be the GLORY God’s Not Winking ~ By Deborah Ann God is no longer,winking at manfor judgment daysoon is at hand. He wants all of us,to be idolatry freeso with Him in heavenwe can eternally be. God is no longer,looking the other wayHe wants everyoneto turn to Him today. He wants mankind,to confess their sinso more unsaved soulsJesus can… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Wanderer’s Wandering

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Wanderer’s Wandering ~ By Deborah Ann Wanderer’s wandering,roaming aroundlooking and searchingfor what can’t be found. Rootless and fruitless,wanderers they arefaithless and godlessin their travels afar. Roving and drifting,wanderers they besmug and ungratefulfrom righteousness flee. Nomadic problematic,wanderers go offleaving and partingas God they scoff. Wanderer’s wandering,God wants you homeHe wants your stepsto no longer roam.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Salvation Isn’t For Sale

to GOD be the GLORY March 4, 2019 Salvation Isn’t For Sale ~ By Deborah Ann You can’t buy your way into heaven,salvation is not for sale . . .on your own merit you can’t get thereif you try you’ll only fail. You can’t shop around for grace,it’s a free gift God gave to allyou can’t pay for His mercyyou need… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God Will Use You

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Will Use You ~ By Deborah Ann God will use you,to testify for Himby causing your joyto fill to the brim. Then your faith,will spill right overbringing to Himothers much closer. God will employ you,to do His businessby causing your hopeto be a witness. Then your trust,in Jesus will flowand others the Wayyou will… (more…)

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