Tag Archives: Joy

#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…)

Today’s Poem: What Is Love

to GOD be the GLORY ~ What Love Is ~ By Deborah Ann Love is patient,love is kindlove doesn’t havea haughty mind, It will not boast,it is not proudit doesn’t standout in a crowd. Love is pleasant,it doesn’t envyit is cheerfulalways friendly. It’s full of joy,mercy and favorit is faithfulnever a traitor. Love is calm,it is peacefulnever angryalways grateful. It’s brings… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Morning Song

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Morning Song ~ By Deborah Ann Early in the morning,before the sun is ablazeI give a shout of joywith a song of heartfelt praise. I make a sweet melody,to show God my gratitudeas I sing out my praiseswith a joyful attitude. Early in the morning,before the sun begins to riseI thank God for His… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Danger Ahead

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Danger Ahead ~ By Deborah Ann Life is full of danger,challenges galoreproblems too impossiblefor us to ignore. But, we who trust in God,you’ll not see gloomyfor God is our refugewhen life gets stormy. Life is full of perils,hazards aboundingworries that leaveour hearts pounding. But, we who trust in God,rise over them and singfor we… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: If We’re to Shine The Light

to GOD be the GLORY ~ If We’re to Shine The Light ~ By Deborah Ann If we’re to shine the Light,then why more like Jesus aren’t wewhy is His reflection in us . . .so hard for others to see? If we’re to act as the Light,then why don’t we sharewhy to the Good Newsdon’t we make more people aware?… (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: Called

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Called~ By Deborah Ann Called out of the dark,into His Lightcalled out of blindnessinto new sight. Called out of sin,into holy livingcalled out of selfishnessinto thanksgiving. Called out of wanting,into being satisfiedcalled out of despairinto being gloried. Called out of the world,into everlasting lifecalled out of fear and doubtinto giving Jesus our strife. Called… (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: But, Take Heart

to GOD be the GLORY ~ But, Take Heart ~ By Deborah Ann Take heart,faith, do not losedon’t let the evil-mindedgive you the blues. For, peace can be yours,if you so electwhen onto Jesusyour eyes you direct. Take heart,joy, do not let go ofdon’t let the enemyoverpower His love. For, hope is yours,in a world bearing nonefor over the wickedJesus already… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Star Search

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Star Search ~ By Deborah Ann A single star shinning,on a moonless nightGod’s gift to the worldwrapped up in One Light. Wise men make the journey,from places east and farin search for what they knowwill be the Morning Star. With gifts they travel,to the town of Bethlehemknowing there they’d findthe Babe, the Christ, the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Getting Ready for CHRISTmas

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Getting Ready for CHRISTmas ~ By Deborah Ann I’m getting ready,to celebrate CHRISTmasI’m preparing my heartto be for God a witness. I’m going to be sharing,the only true reasonwhy there even is  . . .a CHRISTmas season. I’m calling it CHRISTmas,not a happy holidayI’ll not be embarrassedwhen Jesus’ name I say. If I offend anyone,Jesus… (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…)

Today’s Poem: The Joy Of The Season

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Joy Of The Season ~ By Deborah Ann This season may your joy,be seen and heardmay your eternal hopein others be stirred. May you offer to all,peace and good cheermay your delightbe made loud and clear. This season may your joy,cause you jubilationmay you share with allGod’s gift of salvation. May you be filled,with… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Give God Your Worries

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Give God Your Worries ~ By Deborah Ann Some people worry,about anythingsome get anxiousover everything. Some wrestle daily,with their troublessome nightly fightwith their struggles. But, those who wait,on the Lord are stillthe worries they havetheir peace cannot steal. They cast their anxiety,onto Jesus each daythey don’t fret aboutthings coming their way. Some people worry,about anythingbut, those… (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…)

#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…)

#throwbackpoem: When You’re Delighted

to GOD be the GLORY ~ When You’re Delighted ~ By Deborah Ann When you’re delighted,to walk in God’s waysthat’s the time you’ll havemore peaceful days. When you’re committed,to seeking God firstthat’s the time after Himyou genuinely thirst. When you give God,what your heart desiresthat’s the time you’re doingjust what He requires. When you trust God,for everythingthat’s the time you’ll seeeach… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Bread Of Life

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Bread Of Life ~ By Deborah Ann Bread of Life,spiritual nourishmentdaily offeringsof encouragement. Life sustaining,soul satisfyinghope fulfillingspirit gratifying. Bread of Life,heart consolingprocurer of peacemind comforting. Thirst quencher,need supplierhunger endergrace provider. Bread of Life,nonperishablegiver of life . . .imperishable! ~~~~~~ John 6:35 And Jesus said unto them,I am the bread of life:he that cometh to me… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Oh, What A Sight

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, What A Sight ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, what a vision,oh, what a sightto have seenthat star’s light. Perched in the sky,shining abovespotlighting the giftof God’s perfect love. Oh, what a vision,oh, what a glimpseto have seensalvation’s eclipse. A world full of darkness,finally sees the Lightoh, what utter joy . . .to have seen… (more…)

Today’s Poem: The Word Became Flesh

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Word Became Flesh ~ By Deborah Ann A child is born,the Word became fleshall things to be newand gloriously fresh. A Son is given,a Counselor to alla promise deliveredafter mankind’s fall. A Virgin’s birth,a Gift perfecta way back to Godfor hearts to connect. A Mighty Goda Prince of Peacea Love neverto end or cease.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Whatever Is Lovely

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Whatever Is Lovely ~ By Deborah Ann Whatever things are lovely,that which is positivethink about such thingseverything else is just negative. For, that which is uplifting,is full of righteousnessand will bring to your heartcontentment and quietness. Whatever things are calming,that which is tranquilthink about these thingsyour worries they will still. For, that which is hopeful,that… (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…)

Today’s Poem: Gratitude Believes

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Gratitude Believes ~ By Deborah Ann Gratitude believes God,is in absolute controlit trusts His provisionwith a meek, humble soul. Gratitude shows God,how much it is thankfuldaily it has an attitudeof being heartily grateful. Gratitude has true rest,peace and contentmentfor what life may bringit holds no resentment. Gratitude finds real joy,upon the dawn of dayit… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My Light Source

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Light Source ~ By Deborah Ann A light unto my path,a brighter day I’ll seefor Jesus is the beamshining inside of me. A lamp unto my feet,His ways for me to seefor Jesus is the glowbeaming out of me. A candle in my darkness,a flicker of hope to seefor Jesus is the sparkletwinkling around me.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Joy Jump

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Joy Jump ~ By Deborah Ann Some Christians,seem to be grumpyfussy and sulkyand a little bit crabby. They seldom smile,or say something niceit’s as if their hope . . .has turned dry as ice. Some Christians,seem to be uptightI can hardly seea flicker of light. They barely laugh,seldom do they grinit’s as if their… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Called

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Called ~ By Deborah Ann Called out of the dark,into His Lightcalled out of blindnessinto new sight. Called out of sin,into holy livingcalled out of selfishnessinto thanksgiving. Called out of wanting,into being satisfiedcalled out of despairinto being gloried. Called out of the world,into everlasting lifecalled out of fear and doubtinto giving Jesus our strife.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Be The Light

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Be The Light ~ By Deborah Ann Your light can shine,without saying a wordit can speak volumeswithout being heard. The light of your smile,says I’ll brighten your daythe light of your touchsays I’ll help show the way. The light of your tears,says you have compassionthe light in your heartsays I’ll share God’s passion. The light… (more…)

Today’s Poem: He Restores My Joy

to GOD be the GLORY ~ He Restores My Joy ~ By Deborah Ann He restores my soul,from the daily fatigueHe repairs my nervesmy fears, He relieves. He restores my heart,from its heavinessHe removes the painthe hurt, the weariness. He restores my faith,when weakness sets inHe resets my trustto follow after Him. He restores my belief,when there is doubtHe reinstates in… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Oh, To Know Your Future

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, To Know Your Future ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, to know your destiny,is one full of peaceis to know your futurewill never end or cease. To realize the plans,God for you has declaredis to know your futureJesus has prepared. Oh, to know all things,for good will work outis to know your futureholds no fear… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: One Day Soon

to GOD be the GLORY ~ One Day Soon ~ By Deborah Ann One day with the Lord,we will forever be . . .one day our tearswe’ll never again see. One day death,God will banishone day our griefwill but, vanish. One day sadness,joy will replaceone day our criesmercy will erase. One day our pain,will no longer dismayone day the old thingswill just pass away.… (more…)

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