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    As Thou GoestAs Thou Goest

      Child of my love, fear not the unknown morrow,
      Dread not the new demand life makes of thee

    Heart of the BrideHeart of the Bride

      Passion fills my heart for you my precious love,
      when you died for me upon the cross, a gift from God above.

    Blessed Are the Pure in HeartBlessed Are the Pure in Heart

      But when I see the pure in heart
      I see a little boy.

    The Boneless TongueThe Boneless Tongue

      The boneless tongue so small and weak,
      Can crush and kill declared the Greek.

    The BuildingThe Building

      Ten Little Christians, standing in a line,
      One disliked the pastor, then there were nine.

    CatsCat's In The Cradle

      The cats in the cradle and the silver spoon,
      Little boy blue and the man on the moon.

    Children Learn"Children Learn What They Live"

      If a Child lives with Criticism,
      He learns to Condemn.
      If a Child lives with Praise,
      He learns to Appreciate.

    Brighten Your CornerBrighten Your Corner

      We cannot all be famous or be listed in "Who's Who",
      But every person, great or small, has important work to do.

    Be the BestBe the Best

      If you can't be the pine at the top of the hill
      Be a shrub in the valley below.

    Poems by PaulPoems by Paul

      A variety of pensive poems by Paul Warholak with titles such as Chains, Poem of Hope, Oh, I Can See, Inspired

    Absent from the BodyAbsent from the Body

      Oh Lord Jesus who ascended to a heavenly place,
      when will you come back for me, that I may behold your glorious face?

    Art Work by GodArt Work by God

      The Bible says that Love is patient and kind,
      And that's what I hope is in this heart of mine.

    Christmas and ChurchChristmas and Church

      'Twas the week before Christmas, and the family so busy,
      Just watching them move would make one feel dizzy.

    Prayer of Those Who CareA Prayer of Those Who Care

      I do not know how long I'll live, but while I live,
      Lord, let me give.

    I Threw It OutI Threw It Out

      Last Week I threw out Worrying, it was getting old and in the way.
      It kept me from being me; I couldn't do things my way.

    When I Looked into His EyesWhen I Looked into His Eyes

      When I looked into his eyes, his love overwhelmed me,
      waves of emotion flowed, because I was not what I ought to be.

    Drinking from My Saucer"I'm Drinking from My Saucer"

      I've never made a fortune and it's probably too late now;
      But I don't worry about that much, I'm happy anyhow.
      And as I go along life's way I'm reaping better than I sow;
      I'm drinking from my saucer 'Cause my cup has overflowed.

    Legacy of an Adopted ChildLegacy of an Adopted Child

      Once there were two women
      Who never knew each other.
      One you do not remember,
      The other you call mother.

    A Dollar for GodA Dollar for God

      Nine thousand for my brand new car
      Five thousand for a piece of sod
      Fifty thousand for my brand new house
      A dollar I gave to God!

    A Brighter DayA Brighter Day

      There'll be a brighter day tomorrow
      Just trust in God he'll share your sorrow.

    Did Jesus use a modem?Did Jesus Use a Modem at the Sermon on the Mount?

      Did Jesus use a modem,
      At the Sermon on The Mount?
      Did He ever try to broadcast fax,
      To send his message out?

    The Master's WayThe Master's Way

      Not ours to know the reason why unanswered is our prayer,
      But ours to wait for God's own time to lift the cross we bear.

    He Maketh No MistakeHe Maketh No Mistake

      My Father's way may twist and turn,
      My heart may throb and ache

    Faith of a ChildFaith of a Child

      The father, a well digger, strong was he,
      And as loving and kind as a father could be.

    Don't WasteDon't Waste a Day

      Is anybody happier, Because you passed his way;
      Does anyone remember, That you spoke to him today?

    Bible in 50 WordsThe Bible in 50 Words

      God made
      Adam bit
      Noah arked
      Abraham split

    ExampleBe An Example

      I'd rather see a sermon, than hear one any day;
      I'd rather one would walk with me, than merely point the way.

    Lest We ForgetLest We Forget

      Lest We Forget these men and women, Soldiers all;
      They served us proud Their duty call.

    ExcusesExcuses, Excuses

      Excuses, excuses, you hear them everyday.
      Now, the devil he'll supply them, if from church you stay away.

    FamilyFamily

      I ran into a stranger as he passed by,
      'Oh, excuse me Please' was my reply.
      He said, 'Please excuse me too;
      Wasn't even watching for you.'

    I'm FineI'm Fine

      There is nothing the matter with me. I'm as healthy as I can be.
      I have arthritis in both my knees; And when I talk, I talk with a wheeze.

    Show Me Thy HandsShow Me Thy Hands

      Lord, when I am weary with toiling,
      And burdensome seem thy commands

    FootprintsFootprints

      One night a man had a dream.
      He dreamed he was walking along the beach with the Lord.
      Across the sky flashed scenes from his life.

    Happy Birthday, JesusHappy Birthday, Jesus

      I had a birthday party, most everybody came.
      They danced and ate and had a ball
      But no one spoke My name.

    Life's ChallengesLife's Challenges

      Come walk with me and follow down a path where flowers grow,
      where tears became the nourishment, for Love's growth within my soul.

    Mothers Are ForeverMothers Are Forever

      Before the child is born, Anxious prayers ascend to heaven,
      The young mother depends on God, To nurture the life she's been given.

    Missionary I'd Rather Be A Missionary

      If I could just be young again, And if I had the choice
      To be a multimillionaire, Or have a famous voice;
      If I could have rare beauty, Or the best vocabulary,
      I'd turn my back on all these things, And be a Missionary.

    Mending Wall Mending Wall by Robert Frost

      My apple trees will never get across and eat the cones under his pines,
      I tell him. He only says, 'Good fences make good neighbors.'

    Beautiful FlowerThe Most Beautiful Flower

      The park bench was deserted
      as I sat down to read
      Beneath the long, straggly branches
      of an old willow tree.

    Poems by Debbee CombsPoems by Debbee Combs

      A variety poems written by Debbee Combs with titles such as: Slow me down, Lord!, Life?, God's Little Child, Love Has a Name

    Prayer of PassionPrayer of Passion

      I was walking through the garden guided by the moon's soft light,
      when I stumbled across this man who was praying through the night.

    That Precious BookThat Precious Book

      Though the cover is worn
      And the pages are torn
      And places bear traces of tears.

    MagnificenceMagnificence

      Soft white billows of clouds sailed across the ocean blue sky,
      when I heard the trumpet sound, the Glory of the Lord met my eyes.

    The Grinch Who Stole Christians!The Grinch Who Stole Christians!

      Down in hell was a demon Grinch,
      Who was in sort of an idea pinch.
      He wanted to steal the strength and zeal
      of the righteous people of Christianville.

    Channel 23 The 23rd Channel

      The TV is my shepherd; my spiritual growth shall want.
      It maketh me to sit down and do nothing for His name's sake,
      because it requireth all my leisure time.
      It keepeth me from doing my duty as a Christian
      because it presenteth so many good shows that I must see.

    I Need YouI Need You

      My friend, I need you now; Please take me by the hand.
      Stand by me in my hour of need, Take time to understand.

    Poems by TomPoems by Debbee Combs

      A variety of Christian based poems including titles such as: Because of Him, Sunrise Service, Before His Throne, and Child's Prayers

    PressedPressed Out of Measure

      Pressed out of measure and pressed to all length;
      Pressed so intensely, it seems beyond strength.

    Perfect Church The Perfect Church

      I think that I shall never see A Church that's all it ought to be;
      A Church that has no empty pews, Whose Pastor never has the blues.

    I Am A Christian "When I Say I Am A Christian"

      When I say ... "I am a Christian", I am not shouting "I am saved";
      I am whispering "I get lost, That is why I choose this way"

    Skilled Labor Skilled Labor

      I watched them tearing a building down, a gang of men in a busy town.
      With a heave Ho and a lusty yell, they swung a beam and a side-wall fell.

    Steadfast Heart Steadfast Heart

      I've dreamed many dreams that never came true, I've seen them vanish at dawn.
      But I've realized enough of my dreams, thank God, To make me want to dream on.

    Two FrogsTwo Frogs

      Two frogs fell into a can of cream, (or so it has been told).
      The sides of the can were shiny and steep, the cream was deep and cold.

    Vanishing SocksVanishing Socks

      I wonder if any of you know
      When men's socks vanish, where do they go?
      Perhaps it's true as folks suggest
      Martians take some and leave the rest

    Soldier of the CrossSoldier of the Cross

      Hard working soldier picking up the cross, humbly serving others,
      those who the world considers lost.

    TribulationTribulation

      Oh Lord, life has delivered a heavy blow against this vessel of clay,
      shattering it into a thousand pieces within just one earth shaking day.

    What A Mighty GodWhat A Mighty God

      Our Father's wondrous works we see, In the earth and sea and sky;
      He ruiles o'er all in majesty, From the royal throne on high.

    The Touch of the Master's HandThe Touch of the Master's Hand

      Well it was battered and scarred, and the auctioneer felt It was hardly worth his while,
      to waste much time on the old violin. But he held it up with a smile.

    Why I Love HimWhy I Love Him

      Say, do you love me Sonny? The question was from me,
      To my little son, a-swingin' Boy-like on my knee.

    X-Mas'Twas the Week Before X-mas

      'Twas the week before X-mas and all through the school,
      Not a student was learning whose birthday was due.

    You Can SmileYou Can Smile When You Can't Say a Word

      There are many troubles that will burst like bubbles,
      There are many shadows that will disappear.



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