By God are Known

A Poem By Damaris Ann // 10/21/2017

To rid the weight of guilt within
And lift the burden of my sin
His love to us He does exert
Grace to us beyond desserts
In vict'ry giveth us His might
Imputes to us His righteous light
His favor rests on me instead
No wrath is poured upon my head
Adopted by His loving thought
By His blood our souls were bought
As by His grace we now are grown
Because of Him by God are known

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Adopted by His loving

Adopted by His loving thought
By His blood our souls were bought

I especially liked these lines.
This poem is very true. Thank you for sharing!

Libby | Sat, 10/21/2017

“The gospel alone is the power of God unto salvation.
Therefore, suffer, yes. Be misunderstood, yes. Be shamed, yes. But do not be ashamed. For the joy set before you, take up your cross, follow Jesus, be shamed and despise the shame!” -- John Piper

Thank you, Libby! Glad you

Thank you, Libby! Glad you liked it. :)

Damaris Ann | Sat, 10/21/2017

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

I agree with Libby on the

I agree with Libby on the favorite lines. This is beautiful and I love the premise!

Madalyn Clare | Sat, 10/21/2017

"To live is to love with the passion of a thousand stars. To love is to live despite the pain of a thousand scars. Anything in between is a passing shadow." ~Michael Joseph Murano

Thanks Maddie! You girls are

Thanks Maddie! You girls are so sweet. :)

Damaris Ann | Sat, 10/21/2017

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭55:8-9‬

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