Michael P. Johnson

(7th Nov.1943 / New Silksworth / Sunderland Co/Durham England)

I Trust In Jesus


Before this body turns to dust
Before this world I leave
Upon The Lord I’ve placed my trust
Upon The Rock I’ll cleave


I’ve placed my trust in Jesus Christ
God’s Son of flesh and bone
The innocent Lamb sacrificed
I trust His word alone


I trust He chose for man to die
Then rose again to reign
That as God’s Seed He’d multiply
His flock when born-again


I trust His blood can cleanse the soul
I trust His blood can save
His very name can make us whole
And save us from the grave


I trust in Jesus’ loving care
I trust He bore my shame
I trust the love He came to share
Remains today the same


I trust the pardon Jesus bought
Can save this wretch from hell
I trust Salvation’s true report
My Saviour had to tell


Although the devil’s out to harm
Though Satan’s he’s out to kill
I trust my Lord’s almighty arm
I trust His righteous will


I trust my life to Christ The Lord
I trust in Heaven’s Door
I trust in God’s Almighty Sword
I’ll trust Him evermore…

Submitted: Sunday, March 16, 2008

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  • Lily Villar (3/8/2012 3:36:00 PM)

    great poem, its so full of faith and trust, and thats the way everyone should be (Report) Reply

  • Lily Villar (3/8/2012 3:33:00 PM)

    great poem, its so full of faith and trust, and i think thats the way it should always be. (Report) Reply

  • Joe Breunig (1/17/2012 2:05:00 PM)

    An interesting piece, embued with faith; enjoyed the simply approach to sharing your joy without explaining why; I look forward to reading more of your work.


    -Joe Breunig
    Reaching Towards His Unbounded Glory (Report) Reply

  • I'm me (1/23/2010 12:40:00 AM)

    wow amen! I admire your trust in Jesus. I wish I could say in full truth: 'I trust my life to Christ The Lord'... Well, I do, but your faith seems stronger than mine.

    -Cheng Zheng (Report) Reply

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