Tag Archives: Serenity

Tranquil Trust ~

Peaceful rest,
tranquil trust
is what Jesus
gives to us.

Putting our cares,
into His heart
so hope in ours
He can impart.

Blissful serenity,
calm’s quietness
is what Jesus
provides for us.

Giving our fears,
over to Him
so joy can fill
us to the brim.

Peaceful hearts,
tranquil minds
is what Jesus
wants us to find!

~~~~~~

Proverbs 3:5

“Trust in the Lord
with all thine heart;
and lean not unto thine
own understanding.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2018
Deborah Ann Belka

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Be Our Peace Lord ~

Give us peace Lord,
give us calm . . .
be to our souls
a healing balm.

Bless us with,
Your serenity
fill our hearts
with tranquility.

Give us peace Lord,
give us stillness
flood our minds
with Your fullness.

Bless us with,
Your restfulness
give us a spirit
of gentleness.

Be our peace Lord,
perfect and flawless
fill our souls with
tranquility’s calmness!

~~~~~~~

2 Thessalonians 3:16

“Now the Lord of peace
himself give you peace
always by all means.
The Lord be with you all.”

King James Version
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Copyright 2018
Deborah Ann Belka


Peace Perfectly ~

peace-perfectly-christian-poetry-by-deborah-ann

If we’re to have peace,
in our daily life
we need to stay fixed
on God, not our strife.

For, hearts that are stayed,
on God’s tranquility
are the hearts trusting Him
in all totality.

If we’re to have,
peace perfectly
than our minds must seek
Him thirstily.

For minds that are focused,
on God’s serenity
are the minds that believe
in Him entirely.

If we want to have peace,
our eyes need to be
steady on God . . .
not on the things we see!

~~~~~~~~~

Isaiah 26:3

“Thou wilt keep him
in perfect peace,
whose mind is stayed
on thee: because he
trusteth in thee.

King James Version
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Copyright 2017
Deborah Ann Belka


A Time for God ~

A Time for God ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

A time for patience,
and for some rest
a time to let God . . .
do what is best.

A time for endurance,
to run the good race
a time to stop running
and abound in His grace.

A time for serenity,
in the midst of the buzz
a time to find harmony
as God always does.

A time to listen,
and to be still
a time to wait
for His perfect will.

A time for calmness,
when composure is gone
a time for quietness
and to God, be drawn.

A time to trust,
without any fear
a time for the Lord
to bring us near.

A time for the Spirit,
to lead from above
a time to linger
and abide in His love.

A time for silence,
and an open heart
a time for God only
nothing keeping us apart.

A time to lie down,
in pastures green
a time to be protected
under His wing.

A time to know,
He won’t leave or forsake
a time for God . . .
we all need to make!

~~~~~~~~~~

Ecclesiastes 3:1
King James Version

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

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


Who Can Comprehend?

Who Can Comprehend ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

Who can comprehend,
this love that is world-wide
who can grasp onto
this call to be His bride?

Who can comprehend,
a love that is without end
who can figure out
the true passion of a Friend?

Who can comprehend,
love going into eternity
who can stretch their hearts
into this place of serenity.

Who can comprehend,
love reaching deep within
who can see the real need
for forgiveness of their sin.

Who can comprehend,
the love God has for us
who can fully understand it . . .
those who completely trust!

~~~~~~~~~

Ephesians 3:18-19
King James Version

“May be able to comprehend with all saints
what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height;

And to know the love of Christ,
which passeth knowledge, that ye might be
filled with all the fulness of God.

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


Perfect Peace ~

keep-in-peaceCHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

Oh, to know the peace of God,
to experience its perfect calm
to use His every Word
as our soothing, healing balm.

Then we’d have tranquility,
through the storms of life
we’d soar above the turbulence
riding out the winds of strife.

Oh, to have the serenity of God,
flowing from our weary hearts
to have minds engulfed in stillness
which only His Spirit can impart.

Then we’d have the faith,
to trust God in all things
and the discipline to know
the perfect peace He brings!

~~~~~~~~

Isaiah 26:3
King James Version

“Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace,
whose mind is stayed on thee:
because he trusteth in thee.”

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


This Peace ~

Peace that Surpasses used with permission IBible Verses on Facebook

There is  this peace,
washing over me
I can’t explain . .
what I can’t see.

I cannot grasp,
nor comprehend
but I can sense
it’s without end.

I feel a calmness,
a deep tranquility
I’m being bathed
with eternal serenity.

I know its coming,
from God up above
for, He’s drenching me
in His perfect love.

There is this peace,
I can’t explain it . . .
but, I know its flowing
from the Holy Spirit!

~~~~~~~

Philippians 4:7
King James Version

“And the peace of God, which passeth all
understanding, shall keep your hearts
and minds through Christ Jesus.”

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


Our Joy ~

do-not-fear used with permission IBible Verses

This Christmas . . .
I wish you a merry day
with family and close friends
whether near or far away.

I wish you real happiness,
a day filled with sheer delight
a time to snuggle closely
by the warming fire light.

I wish you contentment,
a heart full of gladness
a soul filled with glee
overflowing with cheerfulness.

I wish you true peace,
a home filled with tranquility
surrounded in love and harmony
with a sense of God’s serenity.

But most of all I wish you joy,
not just today, but all year through
so the light of your salvation
will always reflect inside of you!

~~~~~~~~~~~~

Psalm 35:9
King James Version

“And my soul shall be joyful in the Lord:
it shall rejoice in his salvation”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


Ah,Yes ~

Ah, Yes ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

I lay my burdens,
at the door
open wide
and step inside
soon I begin to sense . . .

Peace
Tranquility
an unrelenting
Serenity
ah, yes . . .
there is also
Joy.

As I move about each room,
I roam all around
within the walls I find . . .

Faith
Trust
an everlasting
Hope
ah, yes . . .
there is also
Love.

I climb the stairs,
step by step
to the landings end
and there atop
I come upon . . .

Comfort,
Rest
a reassuring
Calm
ah, yes . . .
there is
my Lord!

~~~~

Revelation 3:20
King James Version

“Behold, I stand at the door, and knock:
if any man hear my voice, and open the door,
I will come in to him, and will sup with him,
and he with me.”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


Calm Waters ~

Calm Waters ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

Calm waters across the bay,
small ripples the shade of blue
quiet moments on the shore
in the stillness there is You.

As far as my eyes can see,
God’s peace is all around
I look and can see His beauty
from the sky to the ground.

My ears can barely hear,
whispers behind the breeze
Lord, these tranquil moments
remind me of Your ease.

I stand on the sandy beach,
Your peacefulness I take in
I sense the loving calmness
of Your Spirit deep within.

I watch in silent wonder,
reveling in the quietness
I listen to the silence . . .
absorbing Your awesomeness!

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Psalm 89:9

  King James Version

“Thou rulest the raging of the sea:
when the waves thereof arise,
thou stillest them.”

Copyright 2012
Deborah Ann Belka


Whenever I’m Afraid ~

Whenever I am afraid
and fear comes my way
I stop what I am doing
and to my Lord, I pray.

I won’t allow my fears,
to take away my calm
for in Jesus I do trust
to be my soothing balm.

In God’s loving-kindness,
He sent me His peace
and Jesus died for me
to see it wouldn’t cease.

I won’t allow my fears,
to influence my serenity
for it is in my Lord
I find my true identity.

Whenever I am afraid,
and fear comes my way
I put my trust in my Lord
to take my dread away!

~~~~~~~~~~

Psalm 56:3
King James Version

“What time I am afraid, 
I will trust in thee”

Copyright 2012
Deborah Ann Belka


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