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Updated on February 23, 2016

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Spiritual Poetry

God's Rainy Lullaby


Pitter pat, droplets fall

on my window pane

Soft and warm you speak to me

My cozy friend "the rain"

I smell the must-like odor

as you touch the ground

You make me feel so peaceful

that rhythymic rainy sound

When our savior calls on me

and surely I must die

I pray I hear my favorite sound

"God's rainy lullaby"...


God's Love


I'd like to tell you how I feel

Our loving God is hope to heal

When life is tough and throws a curve

Do not fret, as God will serve

Life goes on in-spite of strife

We'll grow in wisdom in this life

Even when you lose a fight

God is there to make it right





God Love's You


He knows every hair on your head

So live in joy, let go of dread

Put your hopeless thoughts at bay

and thank the Lord for each new day

Go forth with hope, for God is here

When you live in faith, there is no fear


© 2010 Linda Rogers


The lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.

— Psalm 23 of David

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© 2010 Linda Rogers

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    Linda Rogers 5 years ago from Minnesota

    That is soooo nice of you :-) You just made my day. Glad when someone can appreciate a piece I write.

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    NightFlower 5 years ago

    Absolutely stunningingly gorgeous piece...I simply floated along with each verse so light lovely my feet never touched the ground. Wonderful!

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    Linda Rogers 5 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks how-to-make-What a nice thing to say. I'm still craving chocolate chip cookies. Maybe I'll make them tomorrow :-0

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    how-to-make 5 years ago from India

    You really know the art of playing with words. I loved those lines:

    I'd like to tell you how I feel

    Our loving God is hope to heal

    When life is tough and throws a curve

    Do not fret, as God will serve...

    You are a good artist. And thanks for visiting my hubs.

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    Linda Rogers 5 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks so much and I loved reading your hub on how to make good chocolate chip cookies. Nummy! It's too late to bake now though :-(

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    how-to-make 5 years ago from India

    I do love poetry. And this is really a unique piece.

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    Linda Rogers 5 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks Deborah, I really appreciate your feedback and compliment. Blessings right back to you :-)

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    Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

    This is so lovely and beautiful...I love poetry like this my favorite....thank you for sharing..be blessed..debbie

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    Linda Rogers 6 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks for sharing that Richard. I am glad your back in a state that has rain more often. I love a good rain:)

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    Richard83 6 years ago from West Virginia

    What a wonderful poem you have here. When I moved to Arizona, I missed the rain so much. It rained only 8 days out of the year on average, for just an hour. Now that I am back in West Virginia, I feel much better. I have always been interested in rain and storms. The utter calm before the storm. The dimensions of the storm. Anyway, I enjoyed it very much. Glad to follow you. Best wishes.

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    Linda Rogers 6 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi J.B.-Actually, I'm a Capricorn. Did you hear that there's a guy out there that thinks the signs are all wrong now and were like one or two signs past. I can't remember the details but it was interesting to ponder. I can't wait for spring again when I can listen and smell the rain. Thanks again for reading my work:)

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    Mrs. J. B. 6 years ago from Southern California

    WOW you and I are on the same page. I too love the rain and wrote a poem about it. Now if you tell me that you are a Gemini..

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    Linda Rogers 6 years ago from Minnesota

    That means so much to me coming from a poet like you saddlerider. So glad I gave you an uplift. Hugs back:)

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    saddlerider1 6 years ago

    What a beautiful compelling piece of artistry you have penned here, I am so glad to have read this lovely poem it made me feel so uplifted. Hugs

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    Linda Rogers 6 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks ladyjojo-I really enjoy your poetry too:)

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    ladyjojo 6 years ago

    Very nice poems you got there

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    Linda Rogers 6 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks sameerk-Poetry is so healing and relaxing for me. I appreciate you coming by.

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    sameerk 6 years ago from India

    nice one , loved it

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks acaetnna. That sweet of you to say:)

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    acaetnna 7 years ago from Guildford

    Simply beautiful, loved it. Thank you.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks jill-We both love rain. I'll write poetry about it and you keep taking the pictures. Thanks for visiting me tonight.

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    jill of alltrades 7 years ago from Philippines

    Beautiful poems! I can almost hear the pitter patter of the rain!

    Thanks for sharing!

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks Benjamin-You are too kind:)

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    BenjaminB 7 years ago

    You have a graceful way with words Minnetonka twin,very enjoyable to read Thanks!

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks mysticdave and so nice to see a new friend on one of my hubs. Have a great evening.

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    mysticdave 7 years ago from Salt Lake City, Utah

    Very nice light hearted poetry, it flows very nicely and is a delight to read.... :)

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thank you sooo much Jim-That is so nice of you to say. I must also say that I think you are the coolest of guys:) You have a good heart. Peace

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    TheManWithNoPants 7 years ago from Tucson, Az.

    Your poetry reflects the warm sensitivity that makes you .. you. I knew this to be the case before I read your piece from the thoughtful comments you wrote in my hubs. You are cool girl! God bless.

    jim

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks so much for your sweet words about my poetry. It means a lot to me! I am so excited to see one of my new hubber friends here on my hub. Have a great evening :)

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    iangb40 7 years ago from Hamilton, Canada

    I felt The Light pour out of the prose-poems. A beautiful feeling. Transcendental moments. I'm looking forward to reading more of them. Thank you so much for writing them.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi AWESOME POET-Hee Hee-I just don't like calling you awful poet since your not awful. Anyway, thanks so much for reading some of my poetry. Have a super WEEKEND:)

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks vietnamvet68-Glad you stopped in and read my poem. Speaking of rainy lullabyes, Minnesota has been drenched with rain the last few days. Lots of rainy lullabyes lately. Some parts of MN got 10-11 inches. I think my area got about 5 inches. Have a GREAT weekend friend. :)

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi Denizee-How awesome to see a new friend visiting me. I am so glad you liked my poetry. Have a great day and I look forward to reading your work as well. :)

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    David Walston 7 years ago from The Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) (m-M)_0 = 18.41, or 48 kpc (~157,000

    This Is a great piece~

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    vietnamvet68 7 years ago from New York State

    simply a lovely rainy lullaby, thanks for sharing.

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    Denizee 7 years ago

    Beautiful inspirational poems. Happy to have come across your Hub and look forward to reading more of your work.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi UlrikeGrace-I am so glad my little poem will help you get cozy for the evening. So nice to have you stop by.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thank you so much Dstettler for stopping by. Glad you enjoyed the one of God's Sleepy Lullabye. I just love rain and thought since it puts me to sleep, this would be a good name for it.

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    UlrikeGrace 7 years ago from Canada

    Fun and heart warming MT...and a great read as I prepare to tuck in for the night...thanks for sharing...blessings

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    Nellieanna Hay 7 years ago from TEXAS

    um - yes - Dallas has been getting more than its share - about a year's worth in a coupld of days, plus a few tornados! My house was not in the area of the tornados and it's on a high spot so flooding is seldom a problem in the exact area.

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    DStettler 7 years ago

    I really enjoyed these lovely poems, especially the first, "Gods Rainy Lullaby". Thank you for sharing those.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Oohh, I am so happy I lulled you with my poetry. I must go see if you have a poem to lull me to sleep in the Lake of Minnetonka.

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    epigramman 7 years ago

    ..well I am off to sleep now ... it's 1:06 am here by my lake of Erie and I feel so content, having just read your wonderful reflective piece of poetic prose - I will dream of your rain drops and that God will look after me so I will see another day with health, happiness and a chance to explore your hubs once again!

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thank you lifegate for such a nice compliment on my poem. Have a great evening.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    You bet Lilly and thank you so much for taking time to read and comment.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi Kim. Ohh, poor doggy. My dogs don't like the thunder but don't have a problem with the rain sounds. Thanks so much for your kind words on my poem.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi Nellieanna-Thanks for stopping by and giving me such a nice compliment. Looks like I'll be getting a rainy lullabye here in Minnesota tonite.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi K9-So nice to hear from you. I appreciate your kind words to me. "epic" in your comments sure made me feel good. Blessings.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    ladyjane1-So kind of you to say. Cheers to you friend.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Bobbi-Thank you so much and I am so glad you enjoyed it.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Hi Ralwus. Thanks for checking out my poem. Skinny Soul huh?? LOL

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    sa'ge-Thanks for the nice compliment and for rating it up. Aloha

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    William Kovacic 7 years ago from Pleasant Gap, PA

    Very nicely and meaningfully done. Thanks for taking the time to put it together and share.

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    Lori J Latimer 7 years ago from The River Valley, Arkansas

    Creative, thank you for sharing a part of yourself

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    Kim Harris 7 years ago

    Thanks Minnetonka. I'm with Nellieanna, and love "God's rainy lullaby," and how the rain is associated with calm and sleep for you. (My daughter has a dog who shakes and trembles with fear when it rains.) You call it a rust like odor. I say it smells like worms. But I know that smell!

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    Nellieanna Hay 7 years ago from TEXAS

    "God's rainy lullaby" - lovely!

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    India Arnold 7 years ago from Northern, California

    I enjoyed every moment of this hub. You bring words to their epic meaning giving each its very own identity. What a beautiful gift you have within you. Thank you for a wonderful experience and an outstanding reminder.

    K9

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    ladyjane1 7 years ago from Texas

    Very nice poem I enjoyed it very much. You express yourself very well in this piece. Cheers.

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    BobbiRant 7 years ago from New York

    This piece is very relaxing to read and it kept my interest from beginning to end. Nice post and i enjoyed it.

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    ralwus 7 years ago

    Yes, I fear He does know my hair counts, my skinny soul too. LOL

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    Sa`ge 7 years ago from Barefoot Island

    Beautiful poems revealing God's love for us all! Thank you for creating these beautiful poems. voted up! ~aloha~

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    HT-As a matter of fact you are sitting in the recliner now but unfortunately it is not raining yet. Thanks for your nice compliment.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Any time Michael. Thanks so much for reading my poetry and commenting.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    Thank you for the lovely sentiments creativeone. That is so nice of you to say.

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    Linda Rogers 7 years ago from Minnesota

    CMCastro-I would be honored for you to read my poems. That is so sweet. God Bless you and thank you for taking time to visit.

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    Laura Arne 7 years ago from Minnetonka, MN

    MT- You truly have a god given gift. Nice poem. Makes me want to just sit in recliner and listen to the rain and nap.

    HT

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    Michael Adams1959 7 years ago from Wherever God leads us.

    Very well written, moving words thanks for great insight on God's love

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    benny Faye Douglass 7 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

    Thank you for an awesome and beautiful poem, very touching and poetic. Godspeed. crativeone59

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    Christina M. Castro 7 years ago from Baltimore,MD USA

    Thank you so much for sharing this lovely poetry. I love to read to children, so it would be a joy to read these poems to them. Tank you for your sweetness, God has given you a gift!