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Whispers In My Heart

Updated on March 18, 2010

Desire To Be Like You

Darkness will follow as we go through times of pain

Shelter is what I desire when the rain pours with no gain

I listen for whispers inside my heart

whispers from you can set my feet on solid ground

your whispers inside my heart keep me from falling down.

There are times in my life when I can't hold on

there are dreams that keep me going

but whispers from you are what I long for

whispers of love, whispers of joy, more of peace

that gives me this great release from darkness so deep

that only your touch can control.

There is nothing that can keep me from reaching out for truth

whispers inside my heart from you lead me on while storms try to take me

your love unfolds deep within.

Even when the pain is real, I stand for your ways and your truth

no matter how I feel.

So whisper Lord Jesus inside my heart,

help me keep the joy inside, help me know I'm still alive.

Written By Betty Bolden


Jesus Is My Joy Ministries



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      Louis Fourie 7 years ago from Johannesburg, South Africa

      I loved the poem, Dont stop writing, God Bless

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      Pastor Dr. Carlotta Boles 7 years ago from BREAKOUT MINISTRIES, INC. KC

      WONDERFUL! WONDERFUL!! WONDERFUL!! Blessings!! I have missed you! When you get a chance, come visit me!

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      Holle Abee 8 years ago from Georgia

      Great heartfelt verse!

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      pastella13 8 years ago

      What a wonderful poem and it comes straight from your heart.

      jesusmyjoy, I wish you and your family a

      Very Happy New Year and I hope for lots of happiness and good health for you also.

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      ftgfmom 8 years ago

      I loved the poem and all the comments

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      Betty Bolden 8 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      Amen to all your comments, listening is hard, but being still and being alone with the Lord at times, we can hear His low whispers in our hearts.

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      Barbara Radisavljevic 8 years ago from Templeton, CA

      "Be still, and know that I am God." We have to be still to hear the whispers.

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      Sciantel 8 years ago

      As the deer pants for the water, so does my soul for you Heavenly Father. Despite I wonder away sometimes, my heart reaches for the things Yours delights in.

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      inhispresence 8 years ago

      Very good poem God is good Keep looking up God bless


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      coffeesnob 8 years ago

      The the Lord said, "Go out and stand on the mountain in the presence of the Lord, for the Lord is about to pass by." Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountain apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper. When Elijah heard it he pulled his cloak over his face and went out and stood at the mouth of the cave. Then a voice said to him, "What are you doing here, Elijah" 1 Kings 19:11-13

      It's the whispers I long to hear as well. Life is never easy, but Oh the whispers that call us out - those that come from the Lord Jesus are so wonderful. thanks for the read. be blessed