Tag Archives: Fall

The Color Of Things Coming ~

I watch Fall’s colored leaves,
turn from red to golden brown
drifting on the breeze of Autumn
floating idly to the ground.

They lay in all their splendor,
till rake piles them knee-high
for eye to see and foot to crush
before they wither away and die.

Fall reminds me of the colors,
of the things forthcoming . . .
when Jesus with a trump
declares He is returning.

His eyes will see those waiting,
eagerly for His return
while He crushes under foot
those who gave Him no concern.

As I watch Fall’s colored leaves,
turn from red to golden brown
I pray everyday I can turn . . .
just one sinner’s heart around!

~~~~~~~~~~

Matthew 13:30

Let both grow together until
the harvest: and in the time
of harvest I will say to the reapers,
Gather ye together first the tares,
and bind them in bundles to burn
them: but gather the wheat into my barn.

Hebrews 9:28

So Christ was once offered to bear
the sins of many; and unto them
that look for him shall he appear
the second time without sin
unto salvation.

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2014 Revised 2019
Deborah Ann Belka


Son Bursts ~

son-bursts-christian-poetry-bydeborah-ann

Son light bursts,
through Autumn leaves
bringing rays of hope
to all who believe.

Light glowing down,
on the Truth and Way
Autumn time blooms
of a more restful day.

Son beams bursts,
into a golden hue
flickers of God’s glory
come glistening through.

The radiance reveals,
the light of one Man
unveiling the way
to salvation’s plan.

Son rays bursts,
through Autumn trees
peaceful reminders
of things awaiting me!

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Hebrews 1:3

“Who being the brightness
of his glory, and the
express image of his person,
and upholding all things
by the word of his power,
when he had by himself
purged our sins,
sat down on the right
hand of the Majesty on high:”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2016
Deborah Ann Belka


Just Around the Corner ~

just-around-the-corner-christian-poetry-by-deborah-ann

Fall’s just around the corner,
I can feel it in the air . . .
cooler days and colder nights
will soon be Autumn’s fare.

The trees will start the magic,
of displaying their true beauty
just as if they knew . . .
it was their Autumn duty.

The flowers will begin to fade,
loosing their summer hue
as Autumn fingers spread
they’ll soon curl out of view.

The children’s outside laughter,
will slowly faint away . . .
as Autumn is their signal
there’s no more summer play.

Autumn is around the corner,
soon it will put on Fall’s vest
as God ushers in the season
bountiful with peace and rest!

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Psalm 116:7

“Return unto thy rest,
O my soul; for the Lord
hath dealt bountifully with thee.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2016
Deborah Ann Belka


God’s Finger Painting ~

God's FInger Painting ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

I love when God,
starts to finger paint
Autumn’s glorious colors
with no holds or restraint.

The colors splash about,
vibrant shades of orange-red
mingled with shiny slivers
of brilliant golden thread.

The streets begin to smear,
with crispy yellow leaves
as they do their wind dance
to moonless roads they cleave.

As the rain begins to fall,
the colors appear to run
smeared across the horizon
now hidden by the sun.

I love when God,
fingers begin their painting
they remind me of the glory
He has for me awaiting!

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Revelation 21:23

“And the city had no need of the sun,
neither of the moon, to shine in it:
for the glory of God did lighten it,
and the Lamb is the light thereof.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2016
Deborah Ann Belka


These Feet of Clay ~

~CHRISTian poetry bydeborahann ~ walkchrist-IBible VErses

I walk, I stumble,
I fall down . . .
yet, these feet of clay
will always be . . .
heaven bound.

I stub my toe,
I scrap my knee . . .
yet, these feet of clay
know from Satan . . .
they must flee.

I twist my ankle,
I can’t  get up . . .
yet, these feet of clay
still tastes the victory
of a winner’s cup.

I run, I race,
I trip and tumble . . .
yet, these feet of clay
still remain . . .
meek and humble.

I lose, I win,
I worry, I rest . . .
yet, these feet of clay
still must go . . .
through the test.

I walk, I stumble
I fall on my face . . .
yet, these feet of clay
still won’t quit . . .
the faithful race!

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Philippians 2:16

“Holding forth the word of life;
that I may rejoice in the day of Christ,
that I have not run in vain,
neither laboured in vain.”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


Fall’s Refresing Rain ~

~ CHRISTian poetry by deborahann ~ letitrain IBible Verses

I love when God sends,
Fall’s first refreshing rain
to wash away the grime
on my soul’s windowpane.

It helps me to see,
over summers hot break
the dryness that’s within. . .
changes, I need to make.

I study the dust settling,
atop my old, trusty Bible
shaking it off, I am ready
for a Holy Spirit revival.

The  showers bring about,
a renewal in my heart
restoring my faith and hope
before, winters chilly start.

I love when God sends,
Fall’s first refreshing rain
so in my heart and soul
Jesus, can settle in again!

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Isaiah 45:8

“Drop down, ye heavens, from above,
and let the skies pour down righteousness:
let the earth open, and let them bring forth salvation,
and let righteousness spring up together;
I the Lord have created it.”

King James Version
by Public Domain


The Color Of Things to Come ~

Fall leaves free photo on Creationswap by James Cronin

I watch Fall’s colored leaves,
turn from red to golden brown
drifting on Autumn’s breeze
floating, gently to the ground.

They lay in all their splendor,
till rake, piles them knee-high
for eye to see or foot to crush
as they wither away and die.

Fall reminds me of the colors,
of things that are yet to come
Jesus arriving in all His glory
to set up His eternal Kingdom.

His eye will see those waiting,
eagerly for His return
while He crushes under foot
those who gave Him no concern.

As I watch Fall’s colored leaves,
turn from red to golden brown
I pray everyday I can turn . . .
just one sinner’s heart around!

~~~~~~~~~~

James 5:19-20

“Brethren, if any of you do err from
the truth, and one convert him;

“Let him know, that he which converteth the sinner
from the error of his way shall save a soul
from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


It’s Always Harvest Time ~

The Harvest used with permission Doorpost Verses on Facebook

Not just at harvest time,
do we need to have a reason
we can plant seeds of hope
in and out, of every season.

We can reap souls to Jesus,
no matter the time of year
it doesn’t have to be Autumn
harvest time, is always here.

Seeds of faith can be planted,
into the hearts of everyone
whether under snowy covers
or the warm blanket of the sun.

We can gather in the lost,
bring back a wandering soul
it doesn’t have to be Fall
for the harvest, God controls.

It’s always harvest time,
we don’t need to have a reason
we can sow seeds of eternal hope
in and out, of every season!

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Luke 10:2

“Therefore said he unto them,
The harvest truly is great,
but the labourers are few:
pray ye therefore the Lord
of the harvest, that he would
send forth labourers into his harvest.”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


I am But A Sparrow ~

Sparrow Nests

I am but a sparrow,
warm and safe in my nest
my soul is at peace
in my hope, I’m at rest.

I trust in the Lord,
all  my needs He provides
when I leave my roost
He’s the one who guides.

I don’t worry what I’ll eat,
or to the next place I’ll fly
I put all my faith in Him
every day to get me by.

When from my perch,
I begin to fall . . .
He comes to my rescue
when His name I call.

I am but a sparrow,
soon with Him I’ll leave
to this eternal promise
my wings forever cleave!

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Luke 12:7
King James Version

“But even the very hairs
of your head are all numbered.

Fear not therefore: ye are of more value
than many sparrows.”

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


I Love September ~

Fall leaves free photo on Creationswap by James Cronin

I love September . . .
with all its golden leaves
I love watching as they flutter
to the ground upon the breeze.

Once brilliantly green,
clinging happily to a tree
now they fall like snowflakes
forming a golden sea.

Fresh and crisp underfoot,
my feet love to walk
on top of September’s path
where leaf’s begin to talk.

As summer drifts to sleep,
fall changes its golden color
and the full beauty of Autumn
unfolds all of its fiery wonder.

Soon the rains will come,
damping my beautiful Autumn
and the fallen leaves will melt
into Winter’s chilly slumber.

I love September . . .
with all its fallen leaves
I love how they remind me
to Jesus, I must always cleave!

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Acts 11:23
King James Version

“Who, when he came,
and had seen the grace of God,

was glad, and exhorted them all,
that with purpose of heart

they would cleave
unto the Lord.”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


God Will Prevail ~

dont-give-up

It’s not about the fall,
or the number of times we fail
it’s about getting back up
even though we are frail.

It’s not about the troubles,
that we get ourselves in
it’s about our decision
whether to continue in our sin.

It’s not about the breakdown,
or the times we come apart
it’s about if we emerge
with repentance in our heart.

It’s not about the wheat,
that goes through the sieve
it’s about the chaff that remains
and the ones who still believe.

It’s not about the fall,
or the number of times we fail
it’s about the times we rise
knowing God’s mercy will prevail!

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Proverbs 24:16
King James Version

“For a just man falleth seven times,
and riseth up again: but the wicked
shall fall into mischief.”

Copyright 2012
Deborah Ann Belka


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