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Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Thank You, Jesus




Written Easter Morning April 8, 2012

Thank You, Jesus, yes.
I own You so much.
You took away sin,
From my heart and soul.

You blessed me with life
Everlasting by
Your act at Calv’ry.
That act did free me.

I deserved to die
A spiritual death.
But God chose the plan,
One of sacrifice.

He sent You to us,
Knowing how it would end.
All I can utter
Is, “Thank, You, Jesus.”

Because of Your action
Of giving up Your will,
I have a sweet peace
About my own life.

You asked Your Father
To ‘forgive them’ ‘cause
They did not know what
They brought about.

Please, Lord, forgive me
When I mess things up.
Help me live rightly,
Live for You each day.

You chose to follow
God’s plan for Your life,
So that I might be
With You someday.
© Quiet Spirit Writing Ministry
April 2012
  

8 comments:

  1. Oh, yes. I'm reflecting on the work of the cross this week, too. Holding it high!

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    1. Thank you for sharing. God has done so much for us. We should be shouting praises from the rooftops.

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  2. Lovely, Miss Quiet Spirit. Thanks for sharing your thankful heart with us.

    Love
    Jen

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    1. Thank you for taking the time from your busy day to read it. Bless you.

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  3. Of all the holidays on the calendar, I love Resurrection Sunday. As the scripture says, without His resurrection we would be most miserable.

    Thank you for the beautiful thoughts.

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    1. Susan:
      The older I become, the more I love Easter. I don't have the same stress at Christmas I had as a young mother. But at Easter, I can focus, fully, on Jesus.

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  4. Beautiful, poetry Cecelia! I see you are using your Blog as your journal! Well thank you for linking up and sharing your heart with us! Your Blog looks redone as well- so bright and beautiful! I would love to get a peek into some of your journals- I bet you have some from before you blogged! Would you be willing to share next week from some of these if you do? Thanks, In His Grace, Dawn

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    1. Dawn:
      Thank you for your compliments. I journal from time to time. I would be glad to share from some of my past entries.

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