Tag Archives: God’s TIming

Pressing Through ~

You got to press through,
unanswered prayers
you got to believe
God still cares.

You got to know,
He’s working things out
you got to stand firm
in faith and not doubt.

You got to press on,
through the ups and downs
you got to keep trusting
till His answer resounds.

You got to understand,
it’s all about His timing
you got to hold on tight
while the answer He’s priming.

You got to believe and trust,
you got to press through
while God is preparing . . .
the right answer for you!

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Luke 18:1

And he spake a parable unto them
to this end, that men ought
always to pray, and not to faint;

King James Version
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Copyright 2019
Deborah Ann Belka

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Trusting God’s Timing ~

Faith is like an airport,
with extended delays
holdups and long waits
turbulence that dismays.

Cancellations and deferments,
can throw our faith in a tailspin
but, if we trust God’s plans . . .
we can have His peace within.

Faith is like a freeway,
there’s going to be traffic
sometimes all goes smooth
other times it’s pure havoc.

Postponements and deters,
can set our faith back . . .
but, if we trust God’s pacing . . .
our confidence will not lack.

Faith is an eventful journey,
we can go along just for the ride
or we can trust God’s timing . . .
and learn in Him how to abide!

 

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Acts 1:7

And he said unto them,
It is not for you to know
the times or the seasons,
which the Father hath put
in his own power.

Habakkuk 2:3

For the vision is yet for an appointed time,
but at the end it shall speak, and not lie:
though it tarry, wait for it; because it will
surely come, it will not tarry.

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2019
Deborah Ann Belka


Not Up For Debate ~

Sometimes God takes,
His slow sweet time . . .
as His plans and mine
don’t seem to align.

For, I want to know,
what to do right now
yet, He’d rather me bide
till He can show me how.

Sometimes God asks,
me to sit and wait
and I know it’s a topic
not up for debate.

For, I know His timing,
is always the best
and He is holding back
so I will learn to rest.

Sometimes God plans,
for me are impending . . .
to see if on His timing
He’ll find me depending!

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Psalm 33:11

The counsel of the Lord
standeth for ever, the thoughts
of his heart to all generations.

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2019
Deborah Ann Belka


Sticky Note to God ~05.31.19~


God’s Timing Not Mine ~

I have found,
God’s timing’s the best
on this fact
I have come to rest.

For His plan is always,
the only perfect one
so I’ve learned to wait
until He is done.

I have found,
God not to ever push
so I know not to be
in a hurry or a rush.

For He has a hand,
on all He does
so I stay still . . .
simply because.

I have found,
God’s timing to be
perfectly fitting
and suitable just for me!

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Psalm 37:7

“Rest in the Lord,
and wait patiently
for him:”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2018
Deborah Ann Belka


God’s Timing ~

God’s timing,
is always the best
on this truth . . .
we need to find rest.

For when God does,
a new thing in our life
it’s to bless us
not add to our strife.

God’s timing,
can be so very slow
understanding why
we may never know.

But as we wait,
God will encourage us
to find the strength
in Him to trust.

God’s timing,
can never be wrong
and it’s up to us . . .
to keep our faith strong!

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Isaiah 43:19

“Behold, I will do a new thing;
now it shall spring forth;
shall ye not know it?
I will even make a way
in the wilderness,
and rivers in the desert.”

Micah 7:7

“Therefore I will look
unto the Lord;
I will wait for the God
of my salvation:
my God will hear me.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2018
Deborah Ann Belka


God Is Never Late ~

 

God is never late,
tardy, He is not
all goes by His plan
in the time He allots.

God is never slow,
His timing is perfected
the hour, the minute
He has already selected.

God is never delayed,
His purpose is on track
on His own timetable
not a second will He tack.

God is never slack,
He has time on His rein
He knows the exact moment
when Jesus will come to reign.

God is never late,
He knows how long the span
all will work out in the end
for time is in His hand!

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2 Peter 3:8

“But, beloved, be not ignorant
of this one thing, that one day
is with the Lord as a thousand
years, and a thousand years
as one day.”

King James Version
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Copyright 2018
Deborah Ann Belka


If It’s The Lord’s Will ~

If it’s the Lord’s will,
I shall
if it’s His plan
it’ll prevail.

If it’s the Lord’s will,
it will be
if it’s His vision
I’ll see.

If it’s the Lord’s will,
I can
if it’s His purpose
He’ll plan.

If it’s the Lord’s will,
He’ll show
if it’s His design
I’ll go.

If it’s the Lord’s will,
I’ll be excepting
if it’s in His time
it’ll be a blessing!

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James 4:15

“For that ye ought to say,
If the Lord will,
we shall live,
and do this, or that.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2017
Deborah Ann Belka


God’s Perfect Timing ~

gods-perfect-timing-christian-poetry-by-deborah-ann

I prayed a prayer,
not very long ago
I’ve been waiting for
the answer to know.

It was a short prayer,
over it I didn’t labor
after it was said . . .
I left it with my Savior.

I knew my request,
was safe in His hands
now it was up to me
in faith to just stand.

And so I do trust,
God’s answer is coming
for I believe it’s about
His perfect timing.

I prayed a prayer,
now I’m quietly waiting
while God’s response . . .
He is formulating!

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Lamentations 3:25-26

“The Lord is good unto them
that wait for him,
to the soul that seeketh him.

It is good that a man should
both hope and quietly wait
for the salvation of the Lord.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2016
Deborah Ann Belka


The Art of Being Still ~

The Art of Being Still ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

There is an art,
to this being still
this waiting on God
takes a certain skill.

It takes prayer,
to know God’s plans
it takes strength
to stay in His hands.

It takes faith,
this quiet remaining
it takes believing
in God’s perfect timing.

It takes trust,
this knowing who God is
it takes action
to do what He says.

There is an art,
to this being still
but, it’s the only way
to know God’s will!

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Psalm 46:10a

“Be still, and know that I am God:

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2016
Deborah Ann Belka


My Life ~

My Life ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

My life,
God’s hands
my heart
He understands.

My soul,
God’s timing
my mind
He’s molding.

My faith,
God’s Son
my trust
He’s won.

My hope,
God’s home
my confidence
His throne.

My life,
God holds
my times
He controls!

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Psalm 31:15

“My times are in thy hand:”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2015
Deborah Ann Belka


I Believe in Praying ~

I Believe in Prayer ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

I believe in praying,
giving God all our care
I believe He listens . . .
to our every prayer.

I believe in God’s timing,
leaving it all in His hands
I believe our weaknesses
He graciously understands.

I believe God grants,
our soul’s desire
I believe He hears . . .
all that we require.

I believe in asking,
God for our every need
I believe He is delighted
when to His Word we heed.

I believe God answers,
the cries from the heart
I believe He hears . . .
the pleas for a new start.

I believe in praying,
no matter the time of day
I believe God listens . . .
no matter where we pray!

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Mark 11:24

“Therefore I say unto you,
What things soever ye desire,
when ye pray, believe that
ye receive them,
and ye shall have them.”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2015
Deborah Ann Belka


God Has His Reasons ~

Could it Be ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann ~ Photo used with permission Doorpost Verses on Facebook

When God takes His time,
He always has a good reason
for, a lot of growing is done
while in the waiting season.

As we start to anticipate,
the answer to our prayer
God begins to show us
why all things aren’t always fair.

When God takes His time,
at getting back to us
for us it is not the time
to lose our faith and trust.

He wants us to keep believing,
with all our heart and soul
how everything is always
in His infinite control.

When God takes His time,
it’s up to us to keep praying
for good things happen to . . .
those who can bear, the waiting!

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Ecclesiastes 3:1

“To every thing there is a season,
and a time to every purpose under the heaven:”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2015
Deborah Ann Belka


Bundle Up Your Burdens ~

Bundle Up Your Burdens ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

 The pressures of life,
weigh heavy on the soul
when we don’t let God . . .
have complete control.

His timing is perfect,
His ways always pure
and for our anxiety
He has the only cure.

We need to draw on,
the power of His might
we need to believe
He’ll lead with His light.

For in His saving light,
there’s a peace that eases
when we come to realize
He does what He so pleases.

So bundle up your burdens,
place them in Gods hands
then find rest in knowing . . .
all is well with His plans!

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1 Corinthians 2:5
King James Version

“That your faith should
not stand in the wisdom of men,

but in the power of God.”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


Resting in the Lord ~

Be Still and Know used with permission Doorpost Verses on Facebook
I’m resting,
I’m waiting on the Lord
some people say . . .
I look a little bored.

But, I’m trusting,
see how I am still
it’s because I know
it’s all about His will.

Yep, that me,
looking sweet as a lamb!
Only because I know . . .
He sees me as I am.

Waiting, anticipating,
nothing to worry about
I have faith in my Lord
what is there to doubt?

God’s timing is perfect,
so I am just hanging
He’s teaching me to be still
and I’m not even panting!

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Psalm 46:10
King James Version

“Be still, and know that I am God:”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


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