A Child Of The King

In this life I have faced more than I thought I could.
I have lived longer than I should.
Jesus saved me from the darkness within.
He saved me from the devil the creator of sin.
I will leave this old world behind.
A better place I will find.

I will thank him and be on my way.
I will wake up each day and pray.
I will ask for guidance and a helping hand.
I know with his help I can stand.
He may be out of sight, but not out of mind.
Many will think I am lost and blind.

It is his holy spirit I feel.
I will never deny he is real.
In this darkened world I have chosen to be a light.
I will stand as his soldier and fight.
He has given me work to do.
A work that leads me to you.

I will tell you of his wondrous love.
I will be his witness and tell you that what he offers is more than enough.
I will stand up for the broken hearted, lost and undone.
I will tell them of Jesus the Son.
He comes to those that are sick and in need.
Those who come to him, he will heal and feed.

We are separated from him by sin.
He defeated sin so we could be united with him.
Everything he has done, he did for you.
Every word he speaks is true.
He will break the chains of bondage and set you free.
Just as he did many years ago for me.

It is time for you choose.
Will you receive him or refuse?
Please don’t stay in the darkness of night.
Accept Jesus and step into the light.

Choose to stand up and fight.
Choose to love Jesus with all your might.
You will be filled with joy and sing.
You have become a child of the King.

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I am 44 years old and my spouse is Darrell Counts, we met when we were in High School and started dating when I was 16 and he was 19. We were married when I was 18 and he was 22. We have some great times and some very sad times, but with the help of our savior Jesus Christ we are getting through. I have bee attending college for several years now, I have an Associates Degree in Business Administration w/c in Computer Information Systems. I currently attend Everest University working toward a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Programming and I am currently looking for work. My hobbies are writing Christian Poetry (I have one book published "Walkng in God's Love" and another book finished; but not published yet. I enjoy reading a good Christian novel and watching Christian based movies like Courageous, the Grace Card. I love bowling and going out to a good movie with the hubby or friends. My main goal in life is to serve my Savior to the best of my ability and to make a difference in everything I do for his glory, not mine!
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