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Archive - December 2006

AWAITING FRIENDS

Awaiting friends Soon to come To see the glories of Rome Matched against the hand of God His world unfurled Rome played a significant part Romans ruled the world that day That Christ saved me By His sacrifice on Calvary Poets and kings Failed...

NO ONE LIKE JESUS

No one like Jesus He is all I need A blessed loving Savior He has set me free Knowing all my evil Still He died for me To make me God’s son So I could live for Him My hesitation blossoms When faced with sin Breaking His heart To see me...

A CHANCE

A chance For growth and use An opportunity I can reach and hold Time adversely Measures out growth Trying to lull me To hopeless rote God rules time Growth comes from Him Jesus uses me And gives me His win Bold things for Jesus Help me...

ALIVE IN ME

God is alive Working in my life Giving me direction Guiding me through strife Giving me His wisdom To use along the way So that when needed I know His way Careful how I use it Wisdom from God It’s not to elevate me It is a gift for...

SPECIAL PLACES

Special little places Seen through active eyes Off the beaten path Coming alive as we pass A garden of roses Cobbled stones A treasure through a key hole St. Peter’s gorgeous dome Rome is full Of special blessings If we look And feel the...

MIRACLES

Miracles march Thru our lives Unbidden and silent Gifts of care from Christ Unnoticed Yet guiding our steps Touching our hearts Lifting spirits quietly And yet we don’t believe They happen to us We discuss What others get We don’t...

TOO HARD?

Is anything too hard for God? Is my life a test to prove? That God can use a weakling I whine and moan My selfish needs In spite of the pain I see God has a plan to use me If I will let Him make me Useable for His work My view is always...

Carla “Contessa de Guide”

Carla, you have blessed us As you have shown us Rome We owe you admiration and respect Thank you for helping us see Rome We’ve grown with you teaching Our hearts are filled with thoughts We wanted to tell you That you have blessed our...

TO DO

A million things to do Before I get to you To see the march of time Knowing Christian’s call Reaching through the haze The future holds our days Planning for each thought Before I get to Rome Bags packed and repacked All my work is...

STANDING THERE

Paul was standing there Seeing all the pain Knowing Rome’s fame Realizing his life was at an end Yet Paul loved Christ He listened to His advice Obedient to the last Living under God’s control Often left alone Feeling fear’s...