Colin Ian Jeffery

Gold Star - 4,830 Points (Redhill Hospital)

Baptise My Soul - Poem by Colin Ian Jeffery

Baptise my soul in the holy river
Strengthen my resolve
I walk the valley of shadows
And my steps are faltering.

Jesus Christ is my truth and strength
His saints show me the way
But my sins are a heavy load
And I fear Heaven lies beyond my reach.

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Topic(s) of this poem: faith, heaven

Form: Free Verse

Comments about Baptise My Soul by Colin Ian Jeffery

  • Rogelio Guillermo (9/29/2017 10:32:00 AM)

    Reading this poem makes me feel closer to God. (Report) Reply

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  • Sudipta Bhattacharyya (9/11/2015 5:24:00 AM)

    Wonderful composition, full spiritual complexity that we feel in our every walk of life.
    Thanks sir for sharing!
    Best regards!
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 25, 2012

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 5, 2017

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