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The Secret Of The Light House That Stood In The Bay

Updated on September 17, 2010
Light House
Light House

 

That old light house day after day and year after year took the beatings of every wave and rock that came its way. Standing tall and very still, silent but yet speaking to those from a far off.

 

Over here is what it was saying with a light shinning all day. If you are tossed about and the waters are to rough for the vessel you choose.

Come this way to safety.

I’m quite sure you know.

I’m the beckon of this light house showing you the way.

I’m founded on the rock of ages

 

Though in your dismay and distance the rocks may look dangerous

Come close my beckon calls to you;

There is a secret rock of safety here.

 

Safety Safety Old Rock of ages;

Have kept me here for all to see.

 

Faithful Faithful Old Rock of ages;

Only trust you would believe.

 

No more toiling with the storms of life;

No more pain or brokenness

Your vessel sure to mend

 

Over here the beckon calls to you;

The water here is calm.

 

Strong Strong Old Rock of ages;

Will hold you through any storm.

 

Come to the Old Rock of Ages;

Rest your weary mind.

 

The secret of my beckon is to show you the way.

 

Sweet Sweet Old Rock of Ages;

Will shelter you from all harm.

©9/17/10 Sharon Smith

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  • SwiftlyClean profile imageAUTHOR

    SwiftlyClean 

    7 years ago from Texas

    Hello Emily40,thanks for your visit and nice comment.

    Peace and Blessings!

    Sharon Smith

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    Emily40 

    7 years ago

    Awwww is is lovely written:)

    And very inspirational!

  • SwiftlyClean profile imageAUTHOR

    SwiftlyClean 

    8 years ago from Texas

    Team A thanks for your visit and comment.Glad you were inspired. God Bless.

    Peace!

    Sharon Smith

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    Team A 

    8 years ago

    This is very inspirational. Can you write more of these please!

  • SwiftlyClean profile imageAUTHOR

    SwiftlyClean 

    8 years ago from Texas

    Hello Healing Touch,Thank you for your visit and positive feed back.

    Blessings!

    Peace!

    Sharon Smith

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    Laura Arne 

    8 years ago from Minnetonka, MN

    Swiftly clean, I have always loved light houses. I have a verse up on my wall with the lighthouse on it that says " I am the light of the world, whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, But will have the light of life. Nice hub. voted up ,beautiful, awesome and useful

  • SwiftlyClean profile imageAUTHOR

    SwiftlyClean 

    8 years ago from Texas

    Hello jill thanks for you comment and visit.I love light houses as well.

    May God Bless you as well!

    Peace!

    Sharon Smith

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    jill of alltrades 

    8 years ago from Philippines

    What a beautiful piece! Somehow I find lighthouses fascinating, so I was right away attracted to your hub. And the word "secret" in your title made this even intriguing.

    Thanks for sharing this beautiful piece Sharon.

    God bless!

  • SwiftlyClean profile imageAUTHOR

    SwiftlyClean 

    8 years ago from Texas

    Hello lifegate thanks for your visit and graceful comment.Light it will be.

    Peace and Blessing as well!

    Sharon Smith

  • SwiftlyClean profile imageAUTHOR

    SwiftlyClean 

    8 years ago from Texas

    Hello samsons1 thank you very much for the visit and the graceful comment.

    Peace and Blessings!

    Sharon Smith

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    William Kovacic 

    8 years ago from Pleasant Gap, PA

    Really nice and expressed very well. Thanks for some light.

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    Sam 

    8 years ago from Tennessee

    voted up & beautiful! Truly beautiful...

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