Brokenness is a spiritual gift,
God has given to each of us.
It's in the times we are crushed,
that our hearts to Him adjust.
Though it may be painful,
it's something we must go through.
When it's time to look in the mirror,
our sinfulness He brings to view.
It is not a pretty picture,
when you look, you'll see the cracks.
But, it's God's way for you to see,
what your spirit truly lacks.
Once you look beyond the figure,
that is staring you in the face.
You'll begin to see the reasons,
you need His saving grace.
I have looked into that mirror,
and saw my own flawed condition.
I saw how my sin and pride,
kept me from full submission.
Yes, brokenness is a spiritual gift,
given so that we may come to see.
The reflection of our Lord and Savior,
in the hearts of you and me.
Psalm 34 18: "The Lord is near to the
brokenhearted and saves those who are
crushed in spirit".
Deborah Ann Belka
TO GOD BE THE GLORY!
Article Source: http://www.faithwriters.com
If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW
Read more articles by Deborah Ann Belka
Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program.
Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.
JOIN US at FaithWriters for Free. Grow as a Writer and Spread the Gospel.
The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.
Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed
Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer