With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart: The Will of God

Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Will of God

The Will of God

The will of God will never take you
Where the grace of God cannot keep you,
Where the arms of God cannot support you,
Where the riches of God cannot supply your needs,
Where the power of God cannot endow you.

(The rest of this encouraging poem follows below)

The will of God will never take you
Where the spirit of God cannot work through you,
Where the wisdom of God cannot teach you,
Where the army of God cannot protect you,
Where the hands of God cannot mold you.

The will of God will never take you,
Where the love of God cannot enfold you,
Where the mercies of God cannot sustain you,
Where the peace of God cannot calm your fears,
Where the authority of God cannot not overrule for you.

The will of God will never take you,
Where the comfort of God cannot dry your tears,
Where the Word of God cannot feed you,
Where the miracles of God cannot be done for you,
Where the omnipresence of God cannot find you,

Everything happens for a purpose. We may not see the wisdom of it all now,
but trust and believe in the Lord that everything is for the best.
Author unknown

Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.
1 Peter 5:7 


NanaDiana said...

That is beautiful, Lorraine. I have never read that poem before. Blessings to you and your family- xo Diana

Laurie said...

Precious words, Lorraine. I was a little unsettled yesterday, but His presence calmed my soul. Thank you for this poem about His will for each of us.

Sue said...

Beautiful, thank you for sharing!

Ann said...

comforting and reassuring. Beautiful picture

Cyn said...

Loved this post today and so needed it.

Karen said...

This is so true. I love this. Thank you and have a blessed week!

Susan said...

That was a very encouraging message, LDH, and quite true, too. Lovely flowers, also. Susan

Adrienne said...

We are traveling and I've been without consistent internet access so I'm trying to catch up while I can. I love these words. My father quoted them often. Thank you for sharing them as a reminder that our Father will never take us to places He has not planned.


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