Tag Archives: grace & mercy

My Prayer and Plea

November 24, 2011


Dear Lord, you know I try to be Perfect and righteous just like thee. My expectations are so high And yet, my failings do multiply. Throughout the day I try to stay Conscious of my thoughts and ways. As, there are struggles that persist And I wish I wouldn’t make any slips. Help that I […]

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The Simplicity of Gratitude

November 23, 2011


Tears of gratitude I might convey For the smallest blessings That come my way. Life’s little treasures That surprise and unfold Giving us pleasures Richer than gold.

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I Beseech You, Lord

November 23, 2011


Take me, break me and make me, dear Lord Just what You want me to be. For, I thought I knew best, but life is a mess Bestow mercy and grace upon me. Help me discover how easy it is To be selfishly lost in my pride. Uncover weakness and greed in me So, I […]

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November 22, 2011

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Those traumas I’ve faced have not been easy I’ve often questioned their value in tears But it was allowed to shape my character So that into my life He could appear. I will not harbor anger or resentment Nor do I have a need for revenge For God has kept a record of every wrong […]

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