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God's Word is all I desire,
His Word stirs, compels, even when I tire
quick and immediate, palpable, living,
it cuts, exposes, reveals, lifts thought higher.

I pray for wide and broad vision
for quietude, patience, endurance,
I am tired to be always in a trial,
God, Your grace is greater than failure,
let love be a law within, carved in fire.

Still shall I be, still, my soul in living streams to rest,
twilight and dawn, one circle of Life, one bequest,
looking upward, holding on to His rod, His staff,
in timeless embrace, my journey unfolds on His path.
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Submitted by donka_k on June 30, 2020

Modified by donka_k on July 07, 2020

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Discuss the poem Settled In Heaven with the community...

  • donka_k
    Thank you, Abby, for your very encouraging words. This poem is a picture of my daily wrestling with God. I am so glad you enjoyed it.
    LikeReply14 hours ago
  • Abbykesington
    I love that God's words have that effect on you even when tired. " "Grace greater than failure" paints a picture of hope.
    "Let love be a law within" that guides us all. Thanks for sharing this great piece. Please continue writing. 
    LikeReply 121 hours ago


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