Tag Archives: Peace

#throwbackpoem: The Need For Salvation

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Need For Salvation ~ By Deborah Ann Some people don’t believe,that they ever sinsome just don’t getevilness lives within. But I can attest,this is not truefor I’ve read my Bibleall the way through. Some will tell you,God doesn’t love ussome say He isn’tfair-minded or just. But I can attest,God’s a God of chancesand it’s His… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus’ Healing Touch

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus’ Healing Touch ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus’ healing touch,is just a brush away . . .when you go to Himon your knees and pray. He will touch your heart,mend the breaks withinput back all the piecestill a new life begins. Jesus’ saving touch,is close and near . . .He will rid your soulof all that… (more…)

Today’s Poem: God Draws Those He Knows

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Draws Those He Knows ~ By Deborah Ann God works,in the hearts of manHe draws thoseHe knows He can. God quickens,the souls of the oneswho by faith will partakein the grace of His Son. God prepares,the minds willingto receive His hopepeace and healing. God pulls in,those He knowswho will followthe way He shows. God works,in… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Child Of The World

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Child Of The World ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, child of the world,to its ways you bowto its wickednessyou’ve taken a vow. But, God still sees you,as one of His unsavedand your condition to Himis sinful and grave. Oh, child of the world,to its pleasures you runto its evilnessyou don’t think to shun. But, God still… (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…)

Today’s Poem: Saved By The Blood

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Saved By The Blood ~ By Deborah Ann No candle lit,no religious ritecan save you fromyour sinful plight. No work or act,nor any worldly deedfaith plus graceis all you will need. No song sung,no musical bandcan pull you outof satan’s hand. No fancy cathedral,no religious ceremonyonly God can softena heart that is stony. No garment… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: A Life Abundant

to GOD be the GLORY ~ A Life Abundant ~ By Deborah Ann Lord You have given me,a life that is abundantone that is victoriousjubilant and triumphant. For, You have given me,victory over sinthough the thief may comemy soul he’ll never win. Lord, You have given me,grace plentifulall because You areso richly merciful. For, You have given me,hope everlastingand peace beyondmy… (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…)

Today’s Poem: By Faith Through Grace

to GOD be the GLORY ~ By Faith Through Grace ~ By Deborah Ann In Christ alone,my hope is foundand ever sinceI’m heaven bound. For Jesus gave me,the gift of eternitythrough faith in HimI have this surety. In Christ alone,my resting placenot of my doingbut of His grace. For Jesus died,to give me peaceso I may live onafter I decease. In… (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…)

Today’s Poem: My Soul Shall Live On

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My Soul Shall Live On ~ By Deborah Ann My body may perish,but, my soul shall live onall because I believe Jesusis God’s only begotten Son. Eternal life I was promised,when my sins I confessedand from that day forwardwith His Spirit I’ve been blessed. My body is growing weak,but my spirit’s getting strongerfor it has… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Some People

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Some People ~ By Deborah Ann Some people are depressed,they feel there is no hopesome are plain disheartenedfinding it hard just to cope. Some people have a purpose,they know there’s a waysome people see the plan,for a brighter, peaceful day. Some people are lost,they feel they’re out at seasome are just driftingfloating in their… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Our Life-Savior

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Our Life-Savior ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, what a Savior,oh, what a safeguardJesus became for allour heavenly lifeguard. When to Jesus we come,repentant and contriteHe’ll wash all our sinsfrom crimson to white. Oh, what a Savior,oh, what a suretyforgiveness of sinis our security. God’s incredible mercy,Christ’s magnificent graceis now for every heartto eternally embrace.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Perfect Way of God

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Perfect Way of God ~ By Deborah Ann God’s way is perfect,it leads to His Sonwhere grace and forgivenessis offered to everyone. God’s way is peaceful,if you trust and believeGod’s mercy and favorfor yours sins you’ll receive. God’s way is righteous,it is tried and trueit’s where you will findwhy Jesus died for you. God’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Not Mine, But God’s

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Not Mine, But God’s ~ By Deborah Ann God’s strength, not mine,my sin, His forgivenessGod’s power, not minemy battles, His fight. God’s desires, not mine,my needs, His supplyGod’s demands, not minemy weakness, His might. God’s faithfulness, not mine,my defiance, His mercyGod’s compassion, not minemy rebellion, His favor. God’s plans, not mine,my bad, His goodGod’s time,… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Freed Indeed

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Freed Indeed ~ By Deborah Ann I am free,freed of rules and regulationsfree to follow Jesuswithout any lawful stipulations. I am free,freed of doubt and fearfree to follow Jesuswith joyousness and cheer. I am free,freed from sin and temptationfree to follow Jesuson the road to salvation. I am free,freed of stress and strifefree to… (more…)

Today’s Poem: From Guilt to Shameless

to GOD be the GLORY ~ From Guilt to Shameless ~ By Deborah Ann Come unto Me,rest is what I’ll givewhen you ask of Meyour past to forgive. Come let Me wash,your sins awayfrom all those yearsyou went astray. Come unto Me,My burden is painlesswith Me you’ll go . . .from guilt to shameless. Come let Me take,your shame and disgraceso… (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: Jesus’ Home

to GOD be the GLORY ~Jesus’ Home ~ By Deborah Ann My heart,Jesus’ homemy soulGod’s throne. God’s peacemy strifemy salvationJesus’ life. My eyes,Jesus’  lightmy weaknessGod’s might. God’s Word,my waysmy thoughtsJesus sways. My sinfulness,God’s favormy hope . . .my Savior! ~~~~ Ephesians 3:17 “That Christ may dwellin your hearts by faith;that ye, being rootedand grounded in love,” King James VersionPublic Domain… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: From This to That

to GOD be the GLORY ~ From This to That ~ By Deborah Ann From hopelessness,to elationfrom deathto salvation. From uncertainty,to affirmationfrom depressionto jubilation. From despair,to joyful livingfrom ungratefulto thanksgiving. From restlessness,to tranquilityfrom sinfulnessto humility. From rebellion,to compliancefrom resistanceto reliance. From this to that,is what God can doif you will let Himput a new heart in you! ~~~~~ Ezekiel 36:26 ”… (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…)

Today’s Poem: The Key To Life

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Key to Life ~ By Deborah Ann The key to life,is in your handswhen the Biblein it lands. It opens the door,to life, eternalgets you up and oversin’s every hurdle. It holds the meaning,to what life is aboutit gives you hopetakes away the doubt. It brings Light,whether night or dayby shining Truthon the Life… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Hungering and Thirsting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hungering and Thirsting ~ By Deborah Ann Hungering and thirsting,after God’s righteousnessare the soul’s trembling withan awe-fearing mindfulness. Filled with true penitence,the hungry soul now feedson how only God can fulfillall of their wants and needs. They long to know,everything that they canabout how God has for thema righteous-living plan. The thirsty soul yearns,for the… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Not Mine, But God’s

to GOD be the GLORY God July 30, 2017 ~ Not Mine, But God’s ~ By Deborah Ann God’s strength, not mine,my sin, His forgivenessGod’s power, not minemy battles, His fight. God’s desires, not mine,my needs, His supplyGod’s demands, not minemy weakness, His might. God’s faithfulness, not mine,my defiance, His mercyGod’s compassion, not minemy rebellion, His favor. God’s plans, not mine,my… (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…)

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