Welcome to Day 2 of Chapter 2 from Arise & Shine. Today, Bettie Gilbert invites you to join her at the feet of Jesus, with a poem she penned, as she poured out her heart and listened for the LORD’s response to her. May God bless each one of us, as we draw near to Him today, as Bettie did in this poem. May He cause us to bring forward a free will offering of pure white linen ourselves, as we lay before Him all that is swirling inside of us. May He clothe us in His pure white garments of grace.
“He who overcomes shall be clothed in white garments, and I will not blot out his name from the Book of Life; but I will confess his name before My Father and before His angels.” Revelation 3:5 (NKJV)
Days looming Horizon bleak My heart aching World amiss. What have I missed? I am only a sinner But saved by grace? Out of the fog Mist swirling Tears falling Voice calls. “Are you listening My child? You are My Beloved Will you take My hand?” Impossible dream Rescue waiting Deliverance coming Heart stirs. “Can you hear My voice? I have called your name Are you holding to My promise?” Hands rise Lips speaking Praises raising Glorious Savior. What am I holding onto? A Kingdom that cannot be shaken Is it true that I belong? Newness waiting HE overcomes Sinner saving Now set free. Am I dancing? With feet not broken Will I hold on a little longer?
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