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So be it

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So be it

Sometimes we don’t understand what God is doing
Why He is putting us through tests?
But He is accomplishing some things in doing that
Whether helping us get through our barriers, weaknesses
Or helping us get to the next level
He has reasons for taking us there
After we get through then we may see
How He led us through
And what was accomplished
If only we know and realize that God is working on us
Then we may be more obliged
Willing
We may be too caught up in our pain
That we do not see 
Nor appreciate what is leveled at us
But God is saying
I am leading You 
Through trials
Through tests
Through travails
What you want is what you will get
But I am getting you equipped
For what you will be facing
As I know ahead and make plans
God what don’t you see?
What won’t you do? 
What won’t you will?
So be it 
God Yours

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  1. Date: 8/17/2012 4:43:00 PM

    This is very inspiring. I loved it. Thanks for sharing. Lucilla

  1. Date: 8/17/2012 10:41:00 AM

    I felt the need to stop by your list of poetry today Toquyen. I wish to thank you for your kind words on my writing. Hope you have a wonderful weekend and hope to see you back here Monday. Love, Carol XX

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 6:21:00 AM

    lovely,starting my day on a high,let your will be dear God,thanks Toquyen,great poem

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell Date: 7/18/2012 10:02:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks, Richard. Hope it will be high everyday:)) Lol. I am glad I can help. Love ya, Toquyen
  1. Date: 7/16/2012 11:17:00 AM

    I feel that a good tool, being a good tool in the 'hands' of God is no small thing ;) Light & Love and thanks for stopping by my writes.

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell Date: 7/18/2012 9:57:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I agree, Debbie. I am so honored. Love ya, Toquyen
  1. Date: 7/16/2012 5:25:00 AM

    This is beautiful, Toquyen! Through trials and tribulations we need to find how we've grown, otherwise we'll have more of the same come around until finally we can acknowledge and be grateful! Best wishes, Mikki :)

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell Date: 7/16/2012 6:29:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Mikki. Yes, we change from glory to glory. Love ya, Toquyen
  1. Date: 7/15/2012 6:13:00 PM

    Great faith based work..Enjoyed reading this eve..Glad that I chose this one..When I look back at my life, I don't see how I made it through some of the stresses, trials, problems but God upheld me kept me safe..Sara

    Harrell Avatar Toquyen Harrell Date: 7/15/2012 7:21:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Sara. Love your comment and sharing of your faith. Yes, He will lead us through. Love ya, Toquyen