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What Easter meant for us

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What Easter meant for us

I want to write a poem about Easter for you Lord
Easter is a special Day
A day that you had died for us and were raised from the dead
A day when one’s sins are forgiven once they believe in You
And accept You as their Savior
A day where one becomes new as you raised from the dead
So he or she is raised from the spiritual death
A day to celebrate Life –the Eternal Life
Your Life, our Life
Life is possible only after you obeyed and followed your Father’s  will
Life is possible only after you endured the pain and gave up your life
It’s because of You that we now can be with you and have Life - eternal
The sacrificial Lamb
Because of You Jesus, our sins are forgiven and we are perfect in God’s eyes
Because of You, we can enjoy the life here now on earth and then will too in Heaven
We are new creations –our old ones are gone
We are free
No longer bound to sins and death
Because of You, nothing can touch us
We are separated by the Blood of the King
Because of You, we received our healing in advance
You paid with your life for us at Calvary
God did not forsake You
Just like He did not forsake us 
And sent You to take our place
Thank you Jesus for what you’ve done
Died in our place – You who have no sins
Became sins for us
Jesus, that is what Easter meant for us
Indebted to you Lord
Forever our Rescuer, Redeemer, Deliverer
Savior
Forever Our greatest King

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  1. Date: 6/14/2014 1:08:00 AM
    Good morning Toquyen. Did I tell you before that you have a very interesting name? I just love it. Your poems have a lot of power, inspiration and passion. I wish I had your religious fervor. You are doing a great job. Keep up the good work. Take care. Earl

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell
    Date: 6/14/2014 1:14:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Good morning, Earl. I am glad you like it. Glad I can do something good :) Love ya.
  1. Date: 4/9/2014 12:36:00 AM
    Your Easter Poem is beautiful. My dad passed away on Good Friday. Thanks for sharing... Lucilla

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell
    Date: 4/9/2014 1:21:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks, Lucilla. I am sorry.. It's a hard thing to have to deal with. May God bless you and be with you every step of the way. Love you :)
  1. Date: 3/31/2013 8:19:00 PM
    Dear Toquyen, Hope this finds YOU and YOURS Healthy and High in the Spirit. Happy Easter, I talked to YOU in Prayer today at "Sunrise Service" It was 21 degrees, but the Warmth of the Savoir, Christ the Lord kept me warm.This is a Favourite.I can not recall if I asked this before, but are YOU a Minister or Pastor: YOU should be YOUR message of Salvation comes through clearly in YOUR Quill. Beautiful Write. I LOVE YOU ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Eternal Disciple...Harry

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell
    Date: 4/1/2013 6:13:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks, Harry. I am just one of His flock. Hope you had a great Easter! Love ya, Toquyen