What Will I Lose ~

This is the first time that I’ve ever used two of Deborah Ann’s poems back to back. Her words are based on scripture, scripture that holds many promises. This is why I appreciate Deborah’s poems so much.

CHRISTian poetry ~ by deborah ann

What Will I Lose ~ CHRISTian poetry by deborah ann

I asked the Lord,
what will be my loss
if I daily . . .
picked up my cross.

He said to me,
here’s what it requires
but first you must die
to all selfish-desires.

All your dreams,
ideas and plans
must be placed now
into My hands.

Then you will need,
to follow Me
so I can lead you
to where you should be.

All your possessions,
all that you own
you must leave behind
yes, even your home.

You must give up,
family and friends
your bank accounts
and stock dividends.

I asked the Lord,
what will be my loss . . .
YOUR VERY LIFEHe said
if  you don’t pick up your cross!

~~~~~~~~~

Matthew 16:25-26

” For whosoever will save his life
shall lose it: and whosoever will
lose his life for my sake shall find it.

For what is a man profited,
if he…

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3 Responses to What Will I Lose ~

  1. Barbara Anable says:

    Her poetry is really beautiful.I am glad you are making it available for all of us to enjoy!

    • Chris says:

      Thank you, Barbara. You can see why I am drawn to it. It is God’s Word in poem form. I try to post at least one of Deborah Ann’s poems every week. I’m sure she will appreciate your kind comment.

  2. SLIMJIM says:

    I enjoy her poetry also

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