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Thank God for His work in you

   Purifying Shaping Refining away my flesh I see His hand at work Cultivating a purer heart Tearing away my self centered ness And I rejoice at His handiwork Thankful He is not finished with me yet Thankful for His … Continue reading

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Beyond: a poem by Dorothy Knapp

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A 21st Century Psalm

You always surround us to shield and protect our way You are always about us to smooth the wrinkles after a bad day.   Thank you Lord for your continued care and love. The strength we receive daily is from … Continue reading

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Isaiah 53 Poem by Nicholas Hayes

Isaiah 53: 5-6 (NIV) But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has … Continue reading

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Tears

  I wrote this sometime last summer but then had never published it. Sometimes we cry tears of joy and sometimes of pain. No matter what the reason, He knows. You keep track of all my sorrows. You have collected … Continue reading

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Where?

Where? Where was I when Christ was born? Plotting with Herod to strike Him down Where was I when He bid come? On the road to other things Having lots of fun Where was I when Christ was crucified? Pounding … Continue reading

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Portrait of Prayer

I have this picture in mind of what prayer looks like. If I was an artist I would paint it on a canvas, but as a writer I paint with words. I pray that you can see the picture through … Continue reading

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Poem on Silence

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I’ve got your back

This poem is dedicated to my Christian brothers Tony, John, Bruce and Dan Isaiah 52:12 But you will not leave in haste or go in flight; for the Lord will go before you, the God of Israel will be your … Continue reading

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At the foot of the Cross: Poem

I wrote this poem as the Lord worked on my heart, giving me a clearer understanding of His death and what He died for. When He died He did so that I might live. at the foot of the cross … Continue reading

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