Tag Archives: Prayer

#throwbackpoem: Peace Imparted

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Peace Imparted ~ By Deborah Ann Sometimes my mind,I can’t seem to still . . .and often my troublesit begins to fill. They crawl in and out,of the deep, dark spacesbut, I won’t allow them torob me of God’s grace. Sometimes my heart,I can’t seem to quietand often my worriesalters its calm climate. They… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Hear Me, Hold Me, Hide Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Hear Me, Hold Me, Hide Me ~ By Deborah Ann Hear me Oh Lord,open to me Your eartake away from methe sum of my fear. Keep me in the night,while shadows moveso that my trustto You I may prove. Hold me up Lord,don’t let me slipkeep Your Wordsfixed on my lips. Let my prayers flow,straight… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Hope For The Best

to GOD be the GLORY June 17, 2020 ~ Hope For The Best ~ By Deborah Ann I hope for the best,a new day can bringbut, I am prepared for . . .just about anything. For I do not know,what may come my waytis why each morningto God I bow and pray. I hope for the greatest,outcome He might sendbut, I… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Stress Test

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Stress Test ~ By Deborah Ann Today God gave me,a spiritual stress testto see if my soul . . .could remain at rest. So He sent to me,a hand-wringing situationto see if my heart . . .could handle the agitation. He wanted to know,how I would proceedwhether if to the strainI’d win or would… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Unstoppable

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Unstoppable ~ By Deborah Ann With God, you and I can do,the seemingly impossiblefor with God . . .all things are truly possible. There is not anything,He is not able to performjust look at all He createdby stretching out His arm. There is not a single prayer,too small for Him to regardthere isn’t any… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Playing Hide and Seek

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Playing Hide-and-Seek ~ By Deborah Ann Some people with God,play hide-and-seek . . .they pray to Him onlywhen their feeling weak. But, oh when their strong,without Him they reckonthey can do anythingwithout first seeking Him. Some people with God,like to play gamesthey only seek Himfor material gains. But, oh when their down,and out of… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Smooth Sailing

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Smooth Sailing ~ By Deborah Ann Today there’s smooth sailing,the water’s calm and stillit is such a gorgeous day . . .to just sit back and chill. Got nothing on my mind,my heart seems to be at restmy worries are but fewI am feeling at my best. As I go about my morning,I forget… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: God Is Relentless

to GOD be the GLORY ~ God Is Relentless ~ By Deborah Ann God is relentless,in His steady seekingto find the souls . . .who salvation are needing. For it’s His desire,not one should perishevery life to Him . . .is one to cherish. God is on a quest,looking all aboutto find more hearts . .He can rid of doubt. For… (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: Intercessory Prayers

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Intercessory Prayers ~ By Deborah Ann Intercessory prayers,where’d we be without themfor there’s healing and hopein each beseeching gem. Petitioning God,holding others up in prayerpraying with thanksgivingGod to take away the despair. Pleading hearts,asking for God’s speedto come to His saints aidto help with their need. Imploring souls,requisitions for sicknessentreating Jesus to healby His stripes their illness. Begging minds,requesting mercy’s… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Oh, To Hear His Voice

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, To Hear His Voice ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, to hear His voice in clarity,confusion to come to ceaseto rid our life of all anxietywith the infusion of His peace. To know His voice of wisdom,all foolishness put to an endto listen for His instructionson life’s every path and bend. To know His voice… (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…)

#throwbackpoem: Underneath The Surface

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Underneath The Surface ~ By Deborah Ann Underneath the surface,below the harden crustinto someone’s heartplant a seed of trust. Then each day give it,some living-waterfrom the streams of lifeflowing from our Father. Don’t be discouraged,if results you don’t first seejust pray for the seed to sproutwhile down on your knee. Ask God  for it to… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: I AM The Way

to GOD be the GLORY ~ I AM The Way ~ By Deborah Ann Jesus is the Way,He is the only routeto His Father there’sno other way about. People may believe,there’s another directionbut Jesus came to proveHe’s the only connection. Jesus is the way,He is the only pathall other roads will leadto His Father’s wrath. People may come up with,their own… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Crossroads

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Crossroads ~ By Deborah Ann Often at a crossroad,we decide the waywe think we should gobefore we even pray. We trust our intuition,so we make the choicewithout listening to . . .the Holy Spirit’s voice. We start off down the path,we thought was best for usforgetting it’s God’s willand not ours we should trust.… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Asking, Believing & Receiving

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Asking, Believing & Receiving ~ By Deborah Ann Our Bible tells us,that we need to askfor, God to our needsis up to the task. But, we must pray,for them to be metlest over themwe’ll worry and fret. Our Bible reveals,to make known our prayerfor, God wants to help uswith our every care. But, we must… (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: Life’s Demands

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Life’s Demands ~ By Deborah Ann Lord, sometimes I get exhausted,with all of life’s demandssometimes I get so tiredfollowing everyone’s commands. For, I would much rather,just spend time alone with Youwith my Bible and commentarythe only two things in view. Lord, sometimes I get fatigued,just thinking of all I’ve to dosometimes I am overwhelmedmeeting… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Grace To The Humble

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Grace To The Humble ~ By Deborah Ann When trials blow,me to the groundwhen my carestake me down. Before I rise,back to my feetI pray to Godmy needs to meet. When storms blow,through my doorwhen my worriestake me to the floor. Before I get,my legs backI pray to Godfor the grace I lack. For, in… (more…)

Today’s Poem: My God Will Hear Me

to GOD be the GLORY ~ My God Will Hear Me ~ By Deborah Ann My God will hear me,He will hear my cryHe will listen to mefrom His throne up high. He knows my desire,He sees my needmy crying out to Himnothing can impede. My God will hear me,He will receive my prayerHe will considerall that I have to share.… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Oh, My Little Sparrow

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Oh, My Little Sparrow ~ By Deborah Ann Oh, My little sparrow,I have given you My peaceand unto eternity . . .it will not end or cease. I have empowered you,with My eternal gracebut it is up to you . . .to seek My faithful face. Oh, My little sparrow,I’ll always love you soand unto… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: In Quiet Hope

to GOD be the GLORY ~ In Quiet Hope ~ By Deborah Ann My soul waits for the Lord,in quiet hope I wait . . .for, what else can I doso for Him I will wait. No need to get restless,caught up in my fearsin quiet hope I wait . . .until my Jesus appears. As problems pile up,adding to my carein… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Prayer for the Persecuted

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Prayer for the Persecuted ~ By Deborah Ann Lord today I pray,for Your healing handto reach across each seato stretch over every land. I pray for each person,who knows and loves Theefor Your strength and courageas their homelands they flee. I pray for the persecuted,for those dying each dayjust because they believein the Life, Truth… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Jesus Prays For Us

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Jesus Prays For Us ~ By Deborah Ann When my words,I cannot formand to God my pleasI cannot inform. That’s when Jesus,steps right inwith moans comingfrom deep within. When I can’t even,begin to prayall though I havea lot to say. That’s when Jesus,for me advocatesand my prayers to GodHe formulates. When my words,can’t form my… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Colors Of Things Coming

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Color Of Things Coming ~ By Deborah Ann I watch Fall’s colored leaves,turn from red to golden browndrifting on the breeze of Autumnfloating idly to the ground. They lay in all their splendor,till rake piles them knee-highfor eye to see and foot to crushbefore they wither away and die. Fall reminds me of the… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: The Pain Of Everyone

to GOD be the GLORY ~ The Pain of Everyone ~ By Deborah Ann If I could gather up,the pain of everyoneall of their sufferingI would pray undone. I would ask God to mend,the sorrow and brokennessto fill each grieving heartwith the joy of hopefulness. If I could gather up,everyone’s fallen tearsalong with their griefand all of their fears. I would… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Let God’s Peace Repair

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Let God’s Peace Repair ~ By Deborah Ann Do not be anxious,do not let worry eat awayrather let the love of Jesusbring calm to you today. Do not be restless,do not let fear consume yourather in everything in prayerask God what you need to do. Do not be fretful,do not let nerves wear and tearrather… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Because

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Because~ By Deborah Ann I love the Lord because,He hears my every cryI love I can pray to Himtill my tears all but dry. I love that He hears,every prayer I prayI love that He listensto each word I say. I love the Lord because,on Him I can always callI love that my pleas… (more…)

Today’s Poem: Until My Last Breath

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Until My Last Breath ~ By Deborah Ann I trust the Lord,each night longfor, I know He willmake me strong. I trust the Lord,for my every dayI know His lightwill lead my way. I trust the Lord,with all my soulfor, I know it’s Histo keep and control. I trust the Lord,my life to Him I… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Listening To The Quiet

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Listening to the Quiet ~ By Deborah Ann Some days I just sit,to the quiet I listenuntil in my soul . . .God’s peace settles in. As I sit in the stillness,I let my mind soarto a place I can bewith the One I adore. There we are together,in the calming hushand inside I can… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Chilling Out

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Chilling Out ~ By Deborah Ann Today, I am chilling,going to take it easynot letting my fearsmake me feel queasy. Today, I am relaxing,got me not a carefor, I took them allto my Lord in prayer. Today, I am resting,letting go of it allfor, into the worry pitI refuse to fall. Today, I am… (more…)

Today’s Poem: What Mighty Things

to GOD be the GLORY ~ What Mighty Things ~ By Deborah Ann Oh Lord, what mighty things,today are You going to showwhat new things about Youam I going to get to know? What is it that You will bring,into my life todayso that I may experiencetrue joy along my way. Oh Lord, what new heights,today will my faith takewhat exciting… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Peace Everlasting

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Peace Everlasting ~ By Deborah Ann One day the peace of God,will be everlasting . . .one day our cares on Jesuswe will not need to be casting. One day eternal joy,will replace our sadnessone day all of our tearswill be ones of gladness. One day God’s mercy,will no longer be neededone day our… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: While I Wait And See

to GOD be the GLORY ~ While I Wait and See~ By Deborah Ann I do a lot of waiting,while God is contemplatingthe answers to my prayerswhile going through my cares. I do a lot of sitting,while God begins siftingthe replies He has for mein this seat of wait and see. I do a lot of hoping,while God starts His probinginto… (more…)

#throwbackpoem: Waiting And Abiding

to GOD be the GLORY ~ Waiting and Biding ~ By Deborah Ann Waiting,is just plain no funbiding . . .isn’t easily done. But, God tells us,to be still and quietto make daily prayera part of our diet. Waiting . . .can take so longpatience . . .takes being strong. But, when we follow,Jesus’ teachings . . .God will answerall of… (more…)

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