Tag Archives: Trouble

No One but You – LORD

Who is there but You – LORD – Who will hear me when I cry – You only – You are my shelter – I run to You when trouble comes – When trouble comes – I call You Lift … Continue reading

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Adversity – Does it make us stronger?

Adversity reaches all of us in varying degrees of severity and for differing lengths of time, causing us to struggle. Some difficulties may be avoidable, while others are inescapable. Some people, while suffering a long time, find ways to cope. Most … Continue reading

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The Mountains May Crumble

When the floor falls out beneath – And the roof caves in – that’s When your heart skips a beat – When faith fails – when darkness Veils your path – when tears Drown you in your sleep – When … Continue reading

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Unearned, Undeserved, Unmerited FAVOR

How obvious it is to me – LORD – Your Unearned – undeserved – unmerited Favor covers me like feathers – Enriches me and Blesses me like Rain Falling Steadily Scourged – mocked – crucified – JESUS – You – … Continue reading

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This Trouble Too Shall Pass

The One that died for me And you – The Faithful One So true – I’m counting now On you – Jesus My heart is broke in two – Such pain You bore for us – You do Care – … Continue reading

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Jesus Stays

Trouble comes and trouble goes – Jesus stays – Jesus knows – No matter what seems to be – Jesus – LORD – cares for me – I praise You – LORD  Jehovah Jireh – Jehovah Rapha Jehovah Jireh – … Continue reading

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Training – Will I Melt Down

Waiting on You – LORD – I so often fail – You are training me – LORD – Am I learning it now – Trouble comes – I see it Just before it lands – Fear not – Right- Fear … Continue reading

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The LORD Loves Justice and Does Not Forsake His People

Psalm 37:27-40 – The Bible (KJV) - Depart from evil, and do good; and dwell for evermore. For the LORD loves judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off. The … Continue reading

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God Is Our Shelter and Strength

Advancing mercenary warriors Clad in hideous uniform Mounting horse-like beasts Morphing into grisly forms Flutter on the horizon of my mind Who are these vile creatures That raid my peace of mind – The Evil One flexing his muscle Training … Continue reading

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Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Trouble sometimes comes When we least expect it When we least know What to do Like a predator waiting Or a low-hanging cloud An unwelcome intruder In our world is Trouble Like the ram in the photo We may have … Continue reading

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I’ll Close My Eyes

This day wears on and finally ends You are here with me You never leave Yesterday’s trial seems less Troubling than it was or Am I just tired I think I spoke away the pain Writing all the words Now … Continue reading

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Cry Out Loud Lullaby

When you hurt I hurt and When you cry I cry When you laugh I laugh I love you my son Now I pray for you In pain I cry to God My tears flow for you God loves you … Continue reading

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The World Turns

The world turns My heart yearns For peace and safety For the ones I love Days gone by that Once distressed me Compared with troubles Now all around me Seem small and Insignificant My own travails Seemed larger then My … Continue reading

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Psalm 88 (and one verse of 89)

1O LORD, the God who saves me, day and night I cry out before you. 2 May my prayer come before you; turn your ear to my cry. 3 For my soul is full of trouble and my life draws … Continue reading

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The Bad Stuff

The bad stuff that happens Makes my heart throb Makes my knees knob In fact it makes me Want to sob Yet I have my Savior’s promise That He will make the bad stuff Work together for good For me … Continue reading

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