The children, simple, Underfoot teaching lessons Of brave innocence; Love their flashing sword, bright shield, Determination – armor. The children bestow Gifts wherever they go, Fond smiles bubble up Filling hearts like coffee cups, Bringing laughter to sad eyes. The children desire Understanding of all things, Learning from old souls Every blessing and conflict, Each harsh word and compliment. The children reveal Past secrets, future dreams, things Unknown and unseen, They dabble – eternally Calling out for kindness, care. The children face time With a will toward conquering Those troubles they must – Choosing courage enough to Produce the needs, become who The children can be When raised with sensitivity, Shining in history Free to grow because there Are miles to go, LOVE to show.
To every woman who has borne a child, to those who have offered hearts of love to children in need of tenderness, you have my undying gratitude and respect. More than anything else, those who nurture children are heroines of the super denomination. God bless every one.
Life takes blunders Makes them wonders, Unexpectedly bold Never growing old. Outlining hopes Stowing away dreams, Majestic, it elopes With everyone, it seems. If love presents Passion invents, Solid attraction Complete reaction. Magic starlight Created by night, Willing to change Lives rearrange. Fitful as a straying breeze Consummate wanderers Every experience squeeze Expertly unto the handlers. Creativity aligns Each person those designs Which stand tested in time, Love giving divine signs.
Sometimes you must lose To learn to win graciously. Sometimes your heart breaks, To make room for love again. Suffering can teach you How to live more freely. Disappointment gives a chance For an increased appreciation of joy. When you hit the bottom Your energy renews for the climb. When you are left empty, alone, You discover your faithful friends. When everything is gone, nothing left, You reach for God and find Him there. If your happiness disappears, with delight, Jesus can restore your pleasure, full-measure. If you need more than you are able God can provide fulfillment plentifully. Nothing is over unless you quit Winners like you, keep going, getting up.