Ronald R. Cherry
Jesus Alive
FacebookTwitterGoogle+
By Ronald R. Cherry
July 11, 2018

My publisher's wife, Pamela Capages, compiled a book of her poetry last year containing one entitled "The Ozark Hills." This poem refers to the beauty of the Ozarks and fond memories of her family's heritage there. Pamela then speaks of our eternal heavenly home, where the Prince of Peace lives, and of a "final triumphal homecoming with Jesus, Alive." I was inspired by Pamela to write a poem entitled "Jesus Alive."

Jesus Alive

Born into life by the hand of God
Nurtured in love under Mother's face
Directed to virtue with Father's nod
Stirred to faith by Divine grace

Laboring in strength like our Creator
Made in His image we thrive
Holding the hand of blessed Savior
Eternal world with Jesus alive

Ronald R. Cherry

© Ronald R. Cherry

 

The views expressed by RenewAmerica columnists are their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of RenewAmerica or its affiliates.
(See RenewAmerica's publishing standards.)

Click to enlarge

Ronald R. Cherry

Ronald R. Cherry, MD, is a board-certified specialist in lung disease who is in the full-time practice of medicine in Sweetwater, Tennessee... (more)

Subscribe

Receive future articles by Ronald R. Cherry: Click here

More by this author

 

Stephen Stone
'The fervent prayer of the righteous'

Siena Hoefling
Protect the Children: Update with VIDEO

Stephen Stone
Flashback: Dems' fake claim that Trump and Utah congressional hopeful Burgess Owens want 'renewed nuclear testing' blows up when examined

Jerry Newcombe
The Marxist move to cancel Jefferson

Selwyn Duke
The “equality” blues: Feminists cry foul when boys’ netball team wins girls’ tournament

Steve A. Stone
Taking today’s pulse

Jeff Lukens
A cyber-security option for the 2022 elections

Stone Washington
Revisiting the exciting travels of Marco Polo—850 years later, Part II

Judie Brown
Eucharistic madness

Pete Riehm
They really don’t care what we think!

R.T. Neary
Mark A. Milley – another Biden-era disgrace

Curtis Dahlgren
Critical Race "Theory" = "Divide and conquer"

Rev. Mark H. Creech
Since prophecy predicts things will get worse, why engage the culture?

Victor Sharpe
Why the Kurds deserve a state, not the Arabs who call themselves Palestinians

Jerry Newcombe
The primary stakeholder in schools: Parents or educrats?
  More columns

Cartoons


Click for full cartoon
More cartoons

RSS feeds

News:
Columns:

Columnists

Matt C. Abbott
Chris Adamo
Russ J. Alan
Bonnie Alba
Bob MacGuffie & Antony Stark
Chuck Baldwin
Kevin J. Banet
J. Matt Barber
. . .
[See more]

Sister sites