The mustard seed of faith that grew
Within this heart of mine,
Was started by such a loving Voice
That drew and beckoned me.
It acknowledged my pain and tortured mind,
And said, " Child, peace be still."
My eyes poured out all my heart's hurt and pain,
Releasing years of self-hatred and longing.
To this Love I opened my heart
Just a little more each day;
I listened to His words of Truth
As we walked along the Way.
He gave me courage to see myself--
To see the sin inside;
And when the Truth had made its mark,
He said," Bid me to come and abide."
In the full light of the Truth that day
The scales from my eyes did fall.
I saw the Cross lifted high before me,
And Jesus Christ did call.
" I am the Son of God, who died
And rose again for you.
My death paid the penalty for sin
And made you free,
And if in your heart you do believe,
You'll live eternally."
For many years I've walked with Him
Through all life's joyss and sorrows;
The valleys, dark and mountain peaks,
Deaths and dreams unfulfilled,
Yet I will always give thanks to God
For all He's given me--
For the still, small voice
Of the Father's Son
And all Eternity.
PLEASE ENCOURAGE AUTHOR BY COMMENTING
LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE
Read more articles by Lynne Fickett or search for other articles by topic below.
Read more by clicking on a link:
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.
TRUST JESUS TODAY
Free Audio Bible
500 Plus Languages
Faith Comes By Hearing.com