And we have known and believed the love that God hath to us. God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him (1 John 4:16 KJV).
Last year was one of the busiest years since my children were small. Between doctor appointments and family responsibilities, I struggled with writing. I was mentally exhausted and longed for the days when I sat outside with pen and paper, writing whatever came to mind.
Thankfully, my prayers did not go unanswered. During the holidays, I was able to get away from the noise of life. It was a gift to my weary soul. I took photographs and penned several poems in my journal. Although I’ve written songs and poetry, I’ve never called myself a poet. Most of my meanderings are tucked away in my journals.
But as I wrote one poem, I realized we only have one chance to give our offerings back to Him. As the verse says, “the hour grows late.” With that truth in mind, I’m sharing my thoughts about God’s love for me.
God is Love.
~ Gail Johnson
What words describe His love to you?
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Beautiful. Thank you for sharing with us.
Thank you, Melissa! 💗
Beautiful and thought-provoking, Gail. Thanks for sharing. My words would be, hope and joy. He renews my hope daily and sustains me with joy.
Thanks, Betty. Hope and joy…two of my favorite words. I love “renews my hope daily and sustains me with joy.” Have a great day! 💗
kindness, compassion, love, joy and peace 🙂
Good morning! Yes, I love those words. I love the peace His love brings to my heart. Thank you for reading and commenting. 🙄
What a beautiful poem, Gail. I’m happy you found peace over the holiday season. One word that comes to mind when I think of His love is reassuring. Thank you for this beautiful post. xo
Thanks, Jill. I enjoyed my holiday. His love is definitely reassuring. I know when I feel like I’ve messed up for good, His love reassures me there is hope. Thanks for reading and the encouraging words. 💗
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