We, as Christians, are called to a higher hope - that One Great Day when we'll be set free from the body of sin and the world of destruction to go and live with our Lord Jesus Christ forever. O Lord, I pray that we would never lose sight of this hope! If we start… Continue reading The Hope we live for !
Jesus alone !
Many things in life promise a happy ending. But they all flatter to deceive. But Jesus is not like that. He satisfies and He alone can. This is what this poem is about: The feet of my heart were slipping My heart was pumping all the time wanting to hold on to something of great… Continue reading Jesus alone !
When it’s all dark…
We cannot always see a purpose in our existence. Sometimes, its all black and cloudy. Temptations add to the frustration. We're all the more vulnerable to sin during such times. But Christ will never let us be tempted beyond what He can bear and will bring us out if we'll submit to Him. This is… Continue reading When it’s all dark…
Die to live
Though I know Jesus Christ, my Lord and Savior, I must say that many are the things I desire above Christ. Yes. I desire many things more than Christ. God knows the heart of every men. If we are honest, we'll acknowledge this. We are close friends of worldly desires and evil lusts. But the… Continue reading Die to live
Prayer O Prayer
This poem emphasizes three things about prayer we must never forget - one message in each stanza in the following order: God gives what we need and not things to fulfill our lusts. Don't ask out of Jealousy, "I want what he/she has". Ask what you need and not for what others have. Always say,… Continue reading Prayer O Prayer
Save me from pride !
In C S Lewis' words, "... the essential vice, the utmost evil, is Pride. Unchastity, anger, greed, drunkenness, and all that, are mere fleabites in comparison: it was through Pride that the devil became the devil: Pride leads to every other vice: it is the complete anti-God state of mind!". I wrote this poem as… Continue reading Save me from pride !
Give God the Glory !
The Glory of God and self cannot co-exist. If you exalt yourself and are keen on self-honor, you will sever yourself from God's Presence. This poem warns us against the folly of exalting self above God. Help me dear Jesus Thy Name to lift up high ! Let me never forget Moses who to the… Continue reading Give God the Glory !
Disappointment ? Catch the point !
Disappointments strike without warning. They take us by surprise and leave us battered – yet not completely. If we choose to persevere, God will reveal Himself to us in and through those very disappointments. I wrote this poem after facing many disappointments and I believe you’ll have something to learn from this. When things unexpectedly… Continue reading Disappointment ? Catch the point !
The Second Time
A poem comparing and contrasting Jesus' first and second coming. The first time, Jesus came to do away with sin The second time, He'll come to do away with sinners The first time, Jesus did not come for the righteous The second time, He'll be coming for the righteous The first time, Jesus came to… Continue reading The Second Time
The Cross of Christ, our Hope!
The Cross is something that takes us out of our comfort zone. The very thought of having of carry the Cross made our Savior pray thrice, “Father, if you’re willing, let this cup pass from me!”. But God gave Jesus the strength to focus on what lay beyond the Cross. This strengthened Jesus to endure.… Continue reading The Cross of Christ, our Hope!