Filed under Poems and Prayers with Debrah S. Bernier

May You Rise (by Debrah S. Bernier)

May God give you heavenly dreams As you sleep in your bed tonight. May His angels watch over you Until the morning’s bright light. May you rise refreshed and renewed, Ready for your day ahead, Lead by Jesus, cause He is with you Just like He has said. So as you start this brand new … Continue reading

We Were Sisters (by Debrah S. Bernier)

We were sisters Through both thick and thin. We often fought and argued But neither one would win. We were sisters Even when we were apart. “Cause I never really left you, I held you in my heart. We were sisters With different hopes and dreams, But the fabric of our love Was sewn tightly … Continue reading

A New Day (by Debrah S. Bernier)

Just as the sunshine Sends its rays through the trees- So Your light shines, Through us, on our knees. Your love glows brightly On each believers face, While the rain of Your mercy Floods our souls with Your grace. For each and every new day Brings a promise of its own. For in this lifes … Continue reading

For This Christmas (by Debrah S. Bernier)

For this Christmas, I wish I could give A heart filled with love And joy with which to live. I wish there would be Happiness and peace, And on your life, you Would have a new lease. For this Christmas, I pray that you Would come to know Jesus, It’s His season, too!

Happily Home (by Debrah S. Bernier)

When I’ve gone Don’t cry for me. I’m happily home, Though you can’t see. I’ve reunited with Mama, Once again, she’s in my arms. How I’ve longed to see her face, And her many charms. For now, we’ll have to be apart, Until your days are done, And it’s time to bring you home- Into … Continue reading

A New Day (by Debrah S. Bernier)

Just as the sunshine Sends it’s rays through the trees, So Your light shines Through us, on our knees. Your love glows brightly On each believer’s face, While the rain of Your mercy Floods our souls with Your grace. For each and every new day Brings a promise of it’s own, For in this journey … Continue reading

I Feel…(by Debrah S. Bernier)

Lord, I hear Your gentle voice In the softly falling rain. I feel Your mighty presence And my troubles are down the drain. I feel Your tender eyes Watching all that I do. And turn to You very often When I haven’t got a clue. I feel Your everlasting love That surrounds me-true, So I … Continue reading

I Remember You (by Debrah S. Bernier)

When times are hard And things gone astray, That’s when I remember You Along with things You would say. You’d tell me that You love me dearly, And in Your time You’ll help me see clearly. You’d pick me up In Your loving hands, And carry me through Without any demands!

Feel So Small (by Debrah S. Bernier)

Lord, sometimes I Feel so very small, So insignificant In the theme of it all. I wonder why You created me, And what You want My life to be. Then I realize You love me immensely, And You want me to Be Yours intensely!

You…(by Debrah S. Bernier)

Lord, You fulfill All of my dreams. You send me light In marvelous beams.You daily hold me Safe in Your arms, Keeping me always From the devil’s harms.You are the One Who forgives me my sin, And changes my life, Beginning within! Dear Friends, Debrah has just published her first book of poetry entitled, “Hand … Continue reading

When… (by Debrah S. Bernier)

When you’re in trouble With no where to run, Run into Jesus’ arms- The arms of God’s only Son. When you don’t know The answers that you need, Talk it over with Jesus Then what He says, heed. When times are better And the problems are through, Don’t be like the lepers And not tell … Continue reading

I Wonder Why (by Debrah S. Bernier)

My Lord, I wonder why I had to suffer in this life, While growing, trying to understand Why I had no peace but strife. I wonder why the people said, The things that hurt so much Why their comments were So mean and cruel and such. I guess that what was, was meant Only for … Continue reading

Lord God Almighty (by Debrah S. Bernier)

You are Lord God Almighty And Your banner we raise, We celebrate Your goodness On each of all our days. You are ever faithful God Of Your faithfulness we sing. We lift Your name with song, You’re faithful in everything. You are our loving God You loved us while sinners still. This love is unconditional … Continue reading

Lord God Almighty (by Debrah S. Bernier)

You are Lord God Almighty And Your banner we raise, We celebrate Your goodness On each of all our days. You are ever faithful God Of Your faithfulness we sing. We lift Your name with song, You’re faithful in everything. You are our loving God You loved us while sinners still. This love is unconditional … Continue reading

Life Brand New (by Debrah S. Bernier)

Lord, You have given me A life brand new. I received it when I Put my trust in You. My new life is wonderful It gives me peace, That I didn’t know Would never, ever cease. So Lord, I thank You For changing my life, Giving me joy and compassion Instead of burdens and strife!

All (by Debrah S. Bernier)

All of my hope is in You, Lord, Without You I have none. For You are God in heaven, The Holy Spirit and the Son. All of my love is due You, Lord For You alone are love. You wrap it gently ’round us Poured out from heaven above. All of my peace is in … Continue reading

Changed (by Debrah S. Bernier)

Lord, how I love To hear Your name. Since I’ve accepted You I have never been the same. For You changed my heart- Turned it from stone to flesh, Took away my old attitudes And made them new and fresh. You made me something precious Out of nothing very good, And helped me to become … Continue reading

God Made (by Debrah S. Bernier)

God made the beauty of the oceans, And the fragrance of the sea. When He made them He spoke That is how they came to be. He made the lovely flowers bloom, And made the birds to fly. He made the baby chick yellow And made children to ask “Why?”. God knew what He was … Continue reading

Helping Hand (by Debrah S. Bernier)

The Lord won’t give you More than you can stand. Just call upon His name, He offers you a helping hand. He will bring you Through the mighty flood. He paid our way out With His oh, so precious, blood. So when you feel overwhelmed, Thinking you can’t go on- Just trust in Him- Your … Continue reading

He Is There (by Debrah S. Bernier)

When the day is lonely And, oh, so very long I’ll gladly praise Your name And join the angels in their song. Your praise shall be In the depths of my heart, And, therefore spill forth Then, from my mouth, depart. Yes, when the day’s lonely Always remember He’s there, To love and to guide … Continue reading

Your Spirit Is…(by Debrah S. Bernier)

Your Spirit’s alive within me Due to Your glorious grace, And also because of Your mercy Which shines on my humble face. Your Spirit’s working within me For I have changed due to You, I pray that the changes continue ‘Til, with Your plans, I am through. Your Spirit is comforting me And helping me … Continue reading

Inspiration (by Debrah S. Bernier)

I know You’ve covered Me and my sins. I know against the devil You’re the One who wins. You are the only wise King Who knows right from wrong, And You’re the inspiration For many a poem and song. You are my inspiration To do the things I do. The good things, the kind things … Continue reading

As I Walk (by Debrah S. Bernier)

As I walk slowly Along Your path, There are times of pain And joy that makes me laugh. There are times of love And times of sorrow, It’s then You give me strength To get me to tomorrow. But walking Your way, The way that You lead, Is much better still When Your words I … Continue reading

I Will… (by Debrah S. Bernier)

I will walk with You, Lord, I will go where You go. I will follow where You lead, I will go with Your flow. I will listen when You speak, I will do what You say. I will ask when I need to, I will pray when You pray. I will praise You forever, I … Continue reading

Stay Beside Me (by Debrah S. Bernier)

Stay beside me, Lord In all that I do. Reach out to hold me, Whenever I am blue. Hold me up please When I just might fall. Answer my plea When, on You, I call. Keep me on the right path, For all of my days. Help me be strong As I follow Your ways!

Missing You (by Debrah S. Bernier)

There is still an empty place Inside my heart for you, To fill it with anything else Just wouldn’t ever do. For each day that I live Without you by my side, Is another day of grieving- My feelings, though I hide. But there will come a day When I shall weep no more. That’s … Continue reading