Melvina Germain

Rookie (April 5/1945 / Sydney, Nova Scotia)

(001) Father God


Father we leave year 2007 and walk through the gate of 2008
Father God, I thank you for all the years you have given me.
For allowing me to live with love, trust and prosperity.
Oh Father I travelled through darkness back into the light.
You never let me out of your sight.
You are my strength, you are my power,
you never forgot me in my saddest hour.
When all else fails you stand by my side
giving me the courage needed to survive.
Father thank you for the precious gifts,
My children, my talents, the honour to live.
To see your beauty from an earthlings eyes.
To gaze at the view in your awesome sky.
I thank you for the earth so beautiful and green,
the vast waters filled with treasures unseen.
Thank you Father for every breath I take
For the eyes to see each morning i wake
In the name of your precious son Jesus
Thank you Father God.

Written: Jan.8,2008

Submitted: Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Edited: Saturday, January 12, 2008

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Comments about this poem ((001) Father God by Melvina Germain )

  • Rookie - 342 Points Colin Jeffery (9/16/2008 2:40:00 PM)

    What a delight to read.Brilliant (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 279 Points Marilyn Lott (4/6/2008 10:15:00 PM)

    This is such a beautiful prayer can consists of the things
    we all need to take time to thank God for. I loved it!

    Best Wishes,
    Marilyn (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Brian Dorn (1/17/2008 1:08:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem of praise, prayer, and worship! These have become your trademark, Melvina! ! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,237 Points David Harris (1/13/2008 6:21:00 AM)

    Mel, as Meggie said Amen to this and may you have more blessings and honours bestowed upon you during the year to come. Top marks as usual and thanks for sharing it my friend.
    David (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Meggie Gultiano (1/9/2008 9:41:00 PM)

    Amen to this, Melvina..I am glad i was able to read this one..May you have many blessings to come this new year..
    Love,
    Meggie (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sandra Fowler (1/9/2008 8:39:00 PM)

    A beautiful prayer to our Father in Heaven.I am very touched. Wishing you
    many blessings in 2008.

    Love,

    Sandra (Report) Reply

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