Tag Archives: John 15:2

Purging and Pruning ~

He deletes,
He rids, He clears
those who have
no Godly fear.

He prunes,
He snips, He trims
so we who remain
can be more like Him.

He purges,
He cuts, He chops
so He can grow
a righteous crop.

He tests,
He exams, He tries
to find those willing
to self to die.

He prunes,
He snips, He pares
so more fruit
for Him we’ll bear.

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John 15:2

Every branch in me that beareth
not fruit he taketh away:
and every branch that beareth
fruit, he purgeth it, that it may
bring forth more fruit.

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2019
Deborah Ann Belka

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A Perfect Day ~

absolute-surrender CHRIStina poetry by deborah ann

A perfect day with skies of blue,
my thoughts, my Father turn to You
while the sun is on its morning rise
I pray for You, to help make me wise.

As the morning sings its new song,
my heart for You begins to long
for today is Yours, for me to embrace
I pray to be filled with Your grace.

I trust You under the warming sun,
to continue the work which You begun
for the morning sun will be hot by noon
I know the branches, You need to prune.

As I toil through the heat of the day,
I know You will guide, lead the way
for the pruning is done to perfect in me
the life of Christ, for other’s to see.

As the day comes to a sun kissed end,
I thank You Father, for being my friend
for, today was indeed a perfect one . . .
to produce more fruit, for Your Son!

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John 15:2

“Every branch in me
that beareth not fruit he taketh away:
and every branch that beareth fruit,
he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit.”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2015
Deborah Ann Belka


I’m Ready for Spring ~

~ CHRISTitan poetry by deborahann ~grow-in-grace 2 IBible Verses

Lord, I am ready,
for Springtime to begin
for new growth . . .
to produce from within.

I’m ready for winters,
dead wood to be pruned
I’m ready to be trimmed
so we are more in tuned.

I’m ready for the sun,
to melt the winter snow
I’m ready for Your grace
to multiply and grow.

I’m ready for the warmth,
to penetrate the cold
I’m ready to be for You
someone fresh and bold.

I’m ready for the chance,
to blossom and flourish
I’m ready for Spring . . .
to renew and nourish!

~~~~~~~~


John 15:2

“Every branch in me that beareth not fruit
he taketh away: and every branch that
beareth fruit, he purgeth it,
that it may bring forth more fruit.”

King James Version
by Public Domain

Copyright 2015
Deborah Ann Belka


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