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Our Journey (a poem of inspiration)

Updated on October 29, 2015
The journey of life...
The journey of life...
Only the Lord knows our future...
Only the Lord knows our future...
The storms of life...
The storms of life...
Until the calm...does unfold...
Until the calm...does unfold...
The Lord God guides us each...
The Lord God guides us each...
What the journey of life is to hold...
What the journey of life is to hold...


Life is a spiritual journey, and from its fine beginning until its own end,

Its origin, its direction and final destination, only the good Lord knows,

And only by his benevolent judgement, its greatest length does depend.


As from the time we're born into this world, and until we've run our course,

We are each subjected to the storms, as well as the calms of our lives,

We're made in his image and by strength, we can deal with its great force.


Our Lord God has his own reasons, and each of us, a vital part of his plan,

By our deeds, our actions, what we may say, though we may not understand,

Our goals in life may be a mystery now, unrevealed, and so hidden from view,

His guidance is maintained, always to remain. in every good thing that we do.


Every small kindness, its undertaking, counts much more than we may know,

Though an example is set before only a few, in every heart its soon to grow.

Passed forward to brethren, sisters alike, the seeds of goodness, soon to flourish,

Then every mother's child will rest assured, for of their futures, it shall nourish.







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Life is a precious journey...
Life is a precious journey...

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      whonunuwho 23 months ago from United States

      Yes our journeys are quite similar and we must each persevere in order to reach our destiny. Thank you for reviewing. whonu

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      Deb Hirt 23 months ago from Stillwater, OK

      Our paths may be slightly different, but I believe all our journeys are the same.

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      Missy Smith 24 months ago from Florida

      It is a journey led by our God. I think we are all living it out the way he wants us to. Maybe, like you said, not really understanding our deeds, but knowing there is a purpose. It's what keeps me going. And I feel we all have a specific way of sharing our journey. Though some will not understand, it is the ones who take the time to pay attention that will. I get this for sure! :)

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      whonunuwho 24 months ago from United States

      My thanks to Reynold and Dave for your nice reviews. whonu

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      Reynold Jay 24 months ago from Saginaw, Michigan

      Inspiration and uplifting for this HUB reader. Well done and loved the photos too.

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      David Edward Lynch 24 months ago from Port Elizabeth, South Africa

      Thanks for this poem of inspiration, I can relate to the storms and calms of life, Blessings.

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      Sakshi Davessar 24 months ago from Punjab, India

      most welcome.

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      whonunuwho 24 months ago from United States

      My thanks to Michael and Sakshi fir your nice reviews. Blessings. whonu

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      Michael Milec 24 months ago

      Amazing journey by God's plan for each of us to do His wil in this neede world, and safely arrive Home. Thank you brother .

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      Sakshi Davessar 24 months ago from Punjab, India

      very well described....great

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      whonunuwho 24 months ago from United States

      My thanks to annart and all who give fond reviews. whonu

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      Ann Carr 24 months ago from SW England

      Beautiful words, beautiful illustrations.