Tag Archives: Joy

#throwbackpoem: Seeking God’s Kingdom

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Seeking God’s Kingdom~ By Deborah Ann Seeking God’s kingdom,is a daily mustfor all of thosewho believe and trust. Whether we’re at home,or be far awaywe need to please Himin every single way. Seeking God’s kingdom,is to walk worthyto remain faithfulthroughout our journey. For us to live is Christ,to die is our gainthe prize of… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Greet Me At The Gate

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Greet Me At The Gate ~ By Deborah Ann Give me peace Lord,fill me with serenityso that I may facetoday’s uncertainty. Help me to keep,focused in on Youso my eternal aimis always in view. Keep my feet Lord,from the truth slippingkeep my hands Lordon my Bible gripping. Give me wisdom,for what’s lying aheadhelp me to… (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…)

Today’s Poem: Silenced By Love

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Silenced By Love ~ By Deborah Ann Silenced by love,surrounded by calmletting God be . . .my healing balm. Just me and Him,together all alonea quiet confidencein the unknown. Silenced by hope,encircled in trustexamining our heartsjust the two of us. Stilled meditations,whispers at His feeta time of joyfulnesswhen we both meet. Silenced by love,resting in… (more…)

Today’s Poem: When I Leave This World

to GOD be the GLORY ~ When I Leave This World ~ By Deborah Ann When I leave this world,joy I am going out withfor to me heaven isn’ta illusion or a myth. It’s as real as the sky,the earth and the seaI believe there’s a roomwaiting just for me. When I leave this world,perfect peace I’ll findfor to me heaven… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Rejoicing Always

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Rejoicing Always ~ By Deborah Ann It’s hard to be rejoicing,when things aren’t going rightit hard to give God thanks . . .with so many battles to fight. It’s hard to see God’s hand,in the middle of the painit hard to be gratefulwhen all your joy is drained. But we who have Jesus,living inside… (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: 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: 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…)

#throwbackpoem: The Most Beautiful Love Song

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Most Beautiful Love Song ~ By Deborah Ann There is a love song,more beautiful than any otherlyrics so gloriousyou’ll get lost in all its wonder. The melody is soothing,all your fears it will calmto your soul it will be . . .just like a healing balm. It is a song sung,with joy and gladnessover… (more…)

Today’s Poem: A New Creation Awaits

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A New Creation Awaits ~ By Deborah Ann When you ask Jesusinto your heartdeliverance from sinwill spontaneously start. When for your trespasses,you ask Jesus to atoneliving a sinful lifeyou’ll no longer condone. When you ask Jesus,to pardon your sinregenerationwill promptly begin. When for your sins,you ask Jesus to forgiveyour former way of lifeyou will not… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Drawn

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Drawn ~ By Deborah Ann Drawn by God’s power,into the Lightdrawn to Jesusby His holy might. Drawn to the cross,to the Life and Waydrawn by the mercyHe showed that day. Drawn by faith,to be forgivendrawn by graceto a Savior risen. Drawn to Christ,to be forever joyfuldrawn by God’s favorto be always hopeful. Drawn by… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A New Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A New Heart ~ By Deborah Ann A new heart,is made of fleshwith Jesus’ ownit now does mesh. It is confident,its been forgivenby faith its madethis decision. A new spirit,is one at restit’s one where gracehas truly blessed. It’s filled with hope,joy and elationit knows Jesusis its salvation. A new heart and spirit,God wants to… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: A Broken Spirit

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Broken Spirit ~ By Deborah Ann A broken spirit,sin’s convictiona life now ridof its infliction. A contrite heart,pride’s rejectiona life now freeof its direction. A humble mind,greed’s ejectiona life now ridof its reflection. A soul repentant,shames detectiona life now purgedof its condition. A broken spirit,humble and contriteis a life no longer . . .without His… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Path Into My Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Path Into My Heart ~ By Deborah Ann One day I heard a voice,calling out to me . . .it said if you followI will set you free. Free from the struggle,free from the strifefor I will lead youto find eternal life. The voice that I heard,at first seemed so far awaybut, as I… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Remorseful Appeal

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Remorseful Appeal ~ By Deborah Ann God hears our cries,our sins He knowsHe sees the tearsfrom our eyes flow. God sees us weeping,over our disgraceHe knows our needfor His merciful grace. God listens to our sobs,as His name we callHe watches the tearsfrom broken hearts fall. God hears the outcry,of our remorseful appealHe knows… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: This Is The Life

to GOD be the GLORY ~ This Is The Life ~ By Deborah Ann This is the life,this is what I call livin’this is what it is like . . .when your sins are forgiven. This is first-rate,this is what I always neededthis is what it is like . . .when your life to God is heeded. This is the real-deal,this… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: My Joy Found

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Joy Found ~ By Deborah Ann In Jesus,my joy was foundand because of HimI am heaven bound. I found my faith in Jesus,His name fills me with gleeall because I believe . . .it was He, that first loved me. I found my way in Jesus,no longer am I lostfor He has taken me .… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Everlasting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Everlasting ~ By Deborah Ann Everything around us,eventually will be gonebut the peace of Jesuswill eternally carry on. For He’s everlasting,His love is unchangingHis grace for each of usis tirelessly unfailing. All that we possess,will someday vanishbut our hope in Jesuswill not ever perish. For Jesus is the same,yesterday and todayto His Father’s throneHe’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Destined For Salvation

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Destined For Salvation ~ By Deborah Ann Destined for salvation,if Christ you receivefor bound for heavenare those who believe. We’ll be made alive,whether awake or asleepfor the sacrificial Lambdied for all of the sheep. Through Jesus’ death,and His resurrectionHe spared us from the wrathof hell’s eternal destruction. Jesus came to call,the sinner to repentancefor He… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Who Would I Be Without Christ

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Who Would I Be Without Christ ~ By Deborah Ann Without Christ  . . . I would be rebelliousI would be ungodlyI would be unrighteousI would be deprivedI would be lostI would be deceived ~~~~~~~ I would be a fornicatorI would be an idolatorI would be an adultererI would be lewd and wantonI would be… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Jesus Died for All

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Died for All ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus gave Himself for me,He gave Himself for youHe gave Himself for eachone in the world too. Jesus died for our sins,He gave up His lifeso we’d be deliveredfrom its damning strife. Jesus gave Himself for all,He gave Himself to set freeHe gave Himself to breakon us,… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: My Song Of Salvation

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Song of Salvation ~ By Deborah Ann With an open heart,I want to singabout my Lordmy God, my King I want to share,what’s on my soulsongs of the Onewho made me whole. I want to sing,of God’s favorhow in Christ’s deathHe became our Savior. I want to chime,eternity’s belland save a soulfrom the fires… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God’s Adoption Plan

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God’s Adoption Plan ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus conquered the grave,defeated death . . .so we don’t have to fearour dying breath. The victory is His,to which we are a heirone day in Heavenwe will see Jesus there. A free gift we were given,when satan, Jesus defeatedand now by His graceour faith is completed. Blameless… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Fruit Developing

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Fruit Developing ~ By Deborah Ann It’s hard sometimes,having self-controlit’s not easy to letrestraint into your soul. But, it needn’t be,as hard as you thinkwhen with the Holy Spirityour life is in sync. It’s hard sometimes,to be peacefulit’s not easy to lethope make you joyful. But, it needn’t be,that difficult to dowhen the Holy… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Joy’s Eternal Yield

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Joy’s Eternal Yield ~ By Deborah Ann I came across a field,it look like all the restthe weeds and thistlesgrew without contest. But, as I explored,this grassland full of taresI came upon a plotsans any thorny snares. The patch was pasture green,where not a single weed grewis was like a lush meadowmeant to restore and… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Life In The Pasture

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Life In The Pasture ~ By Deborah Ann Life in the pasture,isn’t always green . . .for nothing appearsalways as it seems. Though the grass is soft,underneath my feetoften with a dry patchmy footsteps still meet. That is why I pray,for Jesus to lead mearound the rough patchesbefore them I even see. For He is… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: His Stripes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ His Stripes ~ By Deborah Ann His stripes,my forgiven sinHis chastisementmy peace within. His wounds,my transgressionHis deathmy redemption. His bruising,my iniquityHis crownmy victory. His sorrow,my corruptionHis griefmy adoption. His stripes,my healingHis Spiritmy sealing! ~~~~~~~ Isaiah 53:4-5 “Surely he hath borne our griefs,and carried our sorrows:yet we did esteem him stricken,smitten of God, and afflicted.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Thank You Father, For My Risen Savior

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Thank You Father, For My Risen Savior ~ By Deborah Ann My Father who’s in heaven,today I bring my praisemy thankfulness to YouI just want to raise. I thank You for Your Son,who died on the cross for meI’m grateful for His gracethat from sin has set me free. I thank you for the Holy… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Eternally Secured

to GOD be the GLORY ~ ~ By Deborah Ann You may try,but, I can’t be movedfor my soul to Jesusis unshakably glued. You may attempt,but, I can’t be priedfor my heart to Jesusis indefinitely tied. You may endeavor,but, I won’t be persuadedfor my life to Jesusis securely barricaded. You may aspire,but, I cannot be luredfor my mind to Jesusis… (more…)

#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…)

Today’s Poem: If God ~

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If God ~ By Deborah Ann If for us God has plans,if He knows our futurewhy don’t we believeand trust Him sooner? If He has for us good things,if He provides our needswhy don’t we follow Himregardless of where He leads? If God gives us joy,if He fills us with peacewhy doesn’t our faith… (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: Faith Invincible

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Faith Invincible ~ By Deborah Ann Faith Invincible,is a faith strongit rejoices even whenthings go wrong. It is unbeatable,nothing tears it downit rejoices even when . . .troubles come around. Faith invincible,is a faith robustfor it knows in Godto always put its trust. It is unstoppable,when satan attacksit is indestructiblefor hope it never lacks.… (more…)

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