Hire
Writers
Editors
Home Read What's New Join
Faith
Writers
Forum
My Account Login
Shop
Save
Support
Book
Store
Learn
About
Jesus
  

Read Our Devotional             2016 Opportunities to be Published             Detailed Navigation

The HOME for Christian writers! The Home for Christian Writers!




 
Christian Living PLEASE ENCOURAGE
AUTHOR BY COMMENTING


  LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE   SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE
  HIRE THIS WRITER
REPORT ARTICLE

 TRACK THIS AUTHOR ADD TO MY FAVORITES
corner
What's New
 
corner
 
Your Lessons Come
by Joan Costner
05/26/07
Free to Share
Author requests article critique


  Mail
 





Your Lessons Come

Your lessons come so gently
And in so many ways.
It may be in the bird's song
Or the way the meadow lays.
It's a special way of seeing,
Where the world would never know,
Within the windows of my mind.
I don't know where it will go.

I think of someone, out there,
Without a friendly prayer;
Without a hope, without a sound
To break the midnight air.
I think of someone's awful pain
And no one there to soothe,
I think of frightened people who
Don't know which way to move.

And every fear is true and real,
And every tear is wet;
A heart that's broken right in two,
No one to fix it, yet.
I think we'll wait for Heaven
And we won't give in to hate,
I think He'll fix it all and pray
The answer won't be late.

I'd like to see the road's all straight,
Before HE has to see
The crooked paths we walked upon;
Not very patiently.
I'd like to say, "Oh, Lord!
You'd be so proud of me, today!"
But, there are not so many days
I can count that way.

For, hating seems so easy
And there is so much wrong!
The warm and wonderful
Forgiveness Road is long.
Keep a hope within your heart,
A song for every day;
A heart of love and service, too,
All along the way!


İİ 2004 by Joan Clifton Costner
http://underhiswings0.tripod.com
This writing may be used in its entirety, with credits in tact,
for non-profit ministering purposes.



PLEASE ENCOURAGE AUTHOR, LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE
Read more articles by Joan Costner or search for other articles by topic below.




Read more by clicking on a link:
Free Reprints
Main Site Articles
Most Read Articles
Highly Acclaimed Challenge Articles.
New Release Christian Books for Free for a Simple Review.

NEW - Surprise Me With an Article - Click here for a random URL


God is Not Against You - He Came on an All Out Rescue Mission to Save You


...in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them... 2 Cor 5:19

Therefore, my friends, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Acts 13:38

LEARN & TRUST JESUS HERE

The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.
 
corner
Corner
This article has been read 512 times     < Previous | Next >


Member Comments
Member Date




TRUST JESUS TODAY











Free Audio Bible
500 Plus Languages
Faith Comes By Hearing.com