Bob Gotti

Rookie (03/15/1957 / New Jersey)

Stalking The Earth - Poem by Bob Gotti

Quietly as every Christian walks, that eternal enemy Satan stalks,
He’s Stalking the earth this very hour, seeking those he may devour.
Satan’s like a hungry lion friend, with destruction being his only end.
Satan my friend you know is wise, but he indeed is the father of lies.
He comes to you in a disguise, seeking friend your spiritual demise.

Rebuke him in the Name of Christ, Jesus who died to save your life.
He fills your day with frustration, to take your mind off your salvation,
And why God left you on the earth, and has given you spiritual birth.
Friend Satan wants nothing less, than to make your life an evil mess.
And to take your mind off of Christ, so he can then, destroy your life.

Today he roams earth to deceive, and attack those who do believe.
However, Satan shall not prevail, even though all his powers assail.
Friend, even his largest assault, against Christ will come to naught.
Satan’s in a hopeless situation, as he’s facing eternal condemnation.
And destruction is his only desire, knowing that he faces eternal fire.

But if you belong to Jesus Christ, He my friend will protect your life.
For on the cross He paid the price, as Satan was defeated by Christ,
And in the times that we are tried, in Christ Jesus Believers can abide.
For by Jesus it is said and done, Satan by Christ has been overcome.
And as Satan is destroyed by Christ, Believers will enter Eternal Life.

He will deceive the nations no more, when cast into Hell forevermore.
Cast down into the eternal pit, with the Beast and the False Prophet.
By Christ he will see his demise; forever from Hell his smoke will rise.
Friend, upon the cross of Calvary, Christ made the way to set us free,
Free from Satan, death and sin, to live up in Heaven forever with Him.

(Copyright ©06/2005)


Comments about Stalking The Earth by Bob Gotti

  • (6/2/2005 3:38:00 AM)


    Hey Bob, which of my frustrations are my own and which are caused by Satan? How do I tell the difference? Or can I just blame anything that goes wrong on Satan? I mean, lots of things go wrong in this world. So can we blame the tsunami on Satan? What about that guy who opened his door into my car in the parking lot and left a big ding? Was Satan behind that? And did Satan tell the guy not to leave a note? And did Satan charge me an arm and a leg to get that bloody body work done? I once had this girlfriend that dumped me. Now THAT was someone possessed by Satan. I wish Christ would have kicked her butt. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 2, 2005



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