Tag Archives: Splendor

The Sun On The Horizon ~

Give me the sun on the horizon,
a sherbet color morning sky above
give me a clear, cloudless, warm day
then you’ll know why with God I’m in love.

Give me the shade of a willow tree,
the Good Book for me to read
give me a sweet tea to sip on
and I will have close to all I need.

Give me a creek’s mesmerizing flow,
chirps coming from a robin’s nest
give me green pastures with my Lord
well now you can picture the rest.

Give me the sound of children playing,
the laughs and giggles of youth
give me the peace of a summer’s sigh
found around a lemonade booth.

Give me the soft breeze off the ocean,
the sun painting its dazzling set
give me the coolness of the moonlight
and I’ll be close to heaven as I can get.

Give me a day in the radiant Son shine,
let me bask in God’s glorious love
give me a warm summer day to reflect . . .
on the splendor God’s sends from above!

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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
Public Domain

Copyright 2013 Revised 2019
Deborah Ann Belka

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God’s In Control ~

When I look out at the world,
and all God has created . . .
I see everything He’s made
though this fact often is debated.

But, I will not contend,
with what I know to be true
for the earth and the heavens
Lord, I know belong to You.

When I see all the beauty,
I know it’s not man-made
to all the other theories
I cannot be swayed.

For, I know God is powerful,
and what is His will, will be
though man fights this reality
in the end the truth, all will see.

When I look out at the world,
I see the earth, to us on loan
and I believe with all my soul
God controls it from His throne!

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1 Chronicles 29:11

“Thine, O Lord is the greatness,
and the power, and the glory,
and the victory, and the majesty:
for all that is in the heaven
and in the earth is thine;
thine is the kingdom,
O Lord, and thou art
exalted as head above all.”

Copyright 2017
Deborah Ann Belka


In Silent Wonder ~

In Silent Wonder ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

Sometimes in silent wonder,
I stand truly amazed . . .
as I stare upon the earth
and all that God has made.

I gasp at the beauty,
of the sun on the rise
I sigh at its splendor
as it dips into the skies.

I watch the ocean’s wave,
gently roll to the shore
I listen to the restful hush
right before it starts to roar.

I hear the melody of life,
in the songs a bird sings
when all is calm and still
I can even hear its wings.

I see the hills and dells,
show off their golden covers
before unfolding their buds
of wildflowers and clover.

Sometimes I’m amazed,
as I stand in silent wonder
and I thank God for letting me
gaze on all of His splendor!

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Psalm 19:1

“The heavens declare
the glory of God;
and the firmament
sheweth his handywork.”

King James Version
Public Domain

Copyright 2016
Deborah Ann Belka


Shine ~

Shine ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborahann

Shine on me Lord Jesus,
shine on me Your grace
let the joy I found in You
radiant off my grateful face.

Shine on me Your  love,
Your mercies ever tender
shine on me Your goodness
till I glow in Your splendor.

Shine on me Lord Jesus,
shine on me Your faithfulness
let the love I have for You
beam of my thankfulness.

Shine on me Your glory,
all Your wonderfulness
shine on me Your brilliance
till I emit Your excellence!

~~~~~~~~~~~

Matthew 5:16

“Let your light so shine before men,
that they may see your good works,
and glorify your Father which is in heaven.”

King James Version 
by Public Domain

Copyright 2014
Deborah Ann Belka


The Majestic Voice of God ~

God Thunders used with Permission IBible Verses

The splendor of God’s holiness,
can be heard in everything
from the rush of the ocean
to the gentle babbling spring.

His glory and His strength,
ride high across the sky
through the mighty thunder
you can hear His triumph cry.

The majestic voice of God,
strikes with a flash of light
fervently it shakes the earth
with the power of His might.

His words can twist and strip,
the heart of man away from sin
till in the depth of His love
they come to trust in only Him.

The voice of God is splendid,
to His people from their King
His strength is in the ocean’s rush
our peace is in the gentle spring.

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Job 37:5
King James Version

“God thundereth
marvellously with his voice;

great things doeth he,
which we cannot comprehend.”

Copyright 2013
Deborah Ann Belka


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