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

Jesus, I Need Your Presence!
Viewed Last 24 Hours: 0 time

By James Pemberton
Other Poems by James Pemberton


 

Jesus, I Need Your Presence!

 

I’m alone and have

gone to bed.

Many thoughts have

entered my head

 

I’m not sure which

 direction to turn.

My mind feels like a fire...

"ready to burn."

 

No matter how much time

I spend in prayer…

I know that God is

 still there!

 

Many thoughts are

tempting and alluring!

Getting the help I need,

Isn’t reassuring!

 

I heard God’s word is

a guiding light before me! 

I need it!  Before life

overwhelms me!

 

I ask you Lord Jesus; 

“Please take control of my mind!”

And help me to think on what

Is loving and kind!

 

May the presence of Jesus

fill my soul!

May he renew my mind and

make me whole!

 

As Jesus brings the victory,

My old life is defeated!

With him inside me,

I am completed!

 

By Jim Pemberton   01/13/17

 


Timely Comments on this Poem

No comments currently exist for this poem.

Submit Your Comment

(will be kept private)
Comment:



Please enter the code above into the box below:


Submitted: Friday, January 13, 2017

Last Updated: Friday, January 13, 2017

About the Poet
I and my wife have 4 grown children and currently live in the Pacific Northwest. I've spent much of my life doing volunteer work in the food distribution for the needy among local churches. Many of the poems I've written are a reflection of times of adversity as a reminder of God's love and faithfulness. I've found many opportunities to share my poems with those who are hurting and discouraged. I'm thankful for the reports of many of the poems touching people's lives. I hope that the poems included on Wordchimes will touch and bless your life too!


Other Poems by James Pemberton

Currently Playing:


[Add Your Poem]

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