WordChimes poetry chimes
Chime Of The Day
Poetry Chimes
Newest Poems
Featured Poet
Poet Chimers
Child Chimes
Chime Links
ENC--Class of '55
WordChimes Founder Quentin Clingerman
Contact Us

My Beloved
Viewed Last 24 Hours: 0 time

By Michael P. Johnson
Other Poems by Michael P. Johnson


My Beloved


Rejoice in what your Maker’s planned

Beyond your wildest dream

Your name’s engraved within His hand

Within life’s book supreme


Take care my child walk Heaven’s Way

Leave foolish cares behind

Cast off the things that lead astray

And that which clouds the mind


I see you through a father’s eyes

Both child and full grown man

Be patient now grow strong and wise

Fulfil Salvation’s plan


Let Truth caress your heart with Light

Embrace your thirsty soul

Through faith put every foe to flight

Towards your unseen goal


Let Christ my son accompany you

Let shadows swift depart

Lift up your eyes through life anew

With Fire in your heart


Hold fast the keys to all my doors

My blood runs through your veins

The love I have my child is yours

As long as Jesus reigns


Allow my joy be made complete

Walk true Salvation’s trail

Grow strong sitting at Jesus’ feet

Watching the devil fail


Stand firm before the great unknown

Beyond death’s gaping jaws

Faithful before your Father’s throne

I’ll link my hand with yours…..

Timely Comments on this Poem

No comments currently exist for this poem.

Submit Your Comment

(will be kept private)

Please enter the code above into the box below:

Submitted: Thursday, September 1, 2016

Last Updated: Thursday, September 1, 2016

About the Poet
I never wrote a word of poetry in my life. Till the day Jesus took my hand and touched my soul.....I invite your response. However most poems are not about me! Very few are. But the feed-back good, bad or indifferent is always desired. Not meant to offend, but I write about many things in many a guise. Of life, death, lost, found, saved, backsliders, new comers, repenting souls, doubting hearts, heathens, Christians, fire, water, Satan's daughter, wallowing in sin, saved, made sound walking in Light, graceful righteous. Suffering, ecstatic, bored, excited, sad, delighted, Sick, well, lame, able, living, dying, etc. etc. etc. Writing about anything, everything and everyone as the spirit leads. All meant to reveal, waken, revive, encourage, shame, help. Gladden, pick up, exalt, portrait, liberate. Again over 99% of my work is not about me. Although at times I write as though I were or am. Speaking e.g. in the first person. This is quite common even in the bible itself. Prophets speak of themselves, then God speaks, again the prophet, then God......Quite often it's difficult to distinguish whom it is that at any given time is speaking or narrating.

Other Poems by Michael P. Johnson

Currently Playing:

[Add Your Poem]

[Chime Of The Day] [Poetry Chimes] [New Chimes] [Poet Chimers] [Blog] [Chime Links] [ENC--Class of '55] [Home]