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In the Valleys I Grow : )
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DD    Posted 05-25-2004 at 07:15:34       [Reply]  [No Email]
Sometimes life seems hard to bear >Full of sorrow, trouble, and woe, >It's then I have to remember >.that it's in the valleys I grow. > > > >If I always stayed on the mountain top >.and never experienced pain, >I would never appreciate God's love >And would be living in vain. > > > >I have so much to learn >And my growth is very slow, >Sometimes I need the mountain tops, >But it's in the valleys I grow. > > > >I do not always understand >Why things happen as they do, >But I am very sure of one thing. >My Lord will see me through > > > >My little valleys are nothing >When I picture Christ on the cross >He went through the valley of death; >His victory was Satan's loss. > > > >Forgive me Lord, for complaining >When I'm feeling so very low. >Just give me a gentle reminder >That it's in the valleys I grow > > > >Continue to strengthen me, Lord >And use my life each day >To share your love with others >And help them find their way. > > > >Thank you for valleys, Lord >For this one thing I know >The mountain tops are glorious >But it's in the valleys I grow. > >~~Author Unknown~~ > >Have A Beautiful Day >Thinking Of You

Alias    Posted 05-25-2004 at 09:28:27       [Reply]  [No Email]
DD, I always read the things you post. But, time gets in the way of responding. But, for this one, I took the time to let you know how much I enjoyed this poem. It's uplifting and gives a body pause to reflect on how true it is.

Thank you..........gfp

toolman    Posted 05-25-2004 at 09:58:50       [Reply]  [No Email]
i agree i seen it over on tales, nice way to start the moring for me , thank you.

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