Daily Archives: October 26, 2013

Black Holes!

Light Blub by Bogdan Kulyk free photo #7887

Some Christians are like “Black Holes,”
they only draw in the light
they can’t see their own darkness
for they always think they are right.

They say they read and study,
their Bibles almost every day
but when no one is looking
their hearts from God are far away.

They believe they are righteous,
there isn’t anything they can’t do
but these “Black Holes” drain the light
right out of people like me and you.

They look as if they’re glowing,
from the wisdom they’ve acquired
and think everyone around them
should be . . . oh, so inspired.

Jesus called us to shed His light,
and His Spirit will show us how . . .
but these “Black Holes” in our lives
think their holier than thou!

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Galatians 6:3
King James Version

“For if a man think himself to be something,
when he is nothing, he deceiveth himself.”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka

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Oh, Wretched Women!

Used with permission IBible Verses

Oh, wretched women that I am . . .
sinned so bad, I should be damned
inside beats a cold, stony heart
that only wickedness can impart.

Miserable, pitiful resentful soul,
lived a life out of God’s control
knowing the truth, but looking away
hoping to make it, in my own way.

Years of struggling to seek and know,
yet not really wanting ~ God to show
so much for me to have to give up
didn’t want the bitterness in that cup.

Wasted days followed by useless years,
are now my heartbroken sobs and tears
so much more that I could have done
for God’s glory ~ to honor His Son.

Oh, wrenched women that I am . . .
now is saved by God’s precious Lamb
who sacrificed His own life for me
yet my wickedness . . . I still sadly see!

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Romans 7:24
King James Version

“O wretched man that I am! who shall deliver
me from the body of this death?”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


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