Sweet Babe of Bethlehem

Oh sweet babe of Bethlehem,
How sweet Your name sounds...
Jesus, Saviour sent by God
The Jehovah come to save, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
What cruelty Thou didst have to face...
From birth to death the same
So let us learn to bear with grace, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
When a situation defies us
Let us not just give up, but have courage
To face life with a mild boldness, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem
Give us the humility we need
To understand others and be helpful
When ever we can, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
Fill us with Your love always
Let us not seek to do evil in all our life
Even pardoning enemies, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
Give us the joy and peace we need
Through hardships, torture or abuse
But let us vision glory after death, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
Fill us with the gifts of knowledge
That we may be wise, and never let anyone
Make us forget the reason of Thy birth, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
What hipocrasy fills the world, here and there
Malls filled with people, merry and bright
But let us just give the good news, as Thou didst!

Oh sweet Babe of Bethlehem,
Make us lend a hand, a warm heart
To show the love that you were bestowed to show
And make all believe God, as Thou didst!
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Posted: Dec 2014

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Hakomako
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So wonderful, thank you
marikia
Well-penned, Angel, in the true spirit of Christmas, thank you very much for sharing! Merry Christmas and may you live a long and happy life filled with good luck and prosperity, goodwill and friendship!
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angel99999
Thank you so much Hakomako thumbs up

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May the Spirit that lingers this moment of the Year, fill you with peace, love and love throughout the coming Year too!

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angel99999
Hello marikia,

Thank you so much for the appreciation...Wish you also the same and May God Bless you more and more the coming year....

Have a Blessed Christmas and a Wonderful New Year....
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angel
avias
Extremely well done...thank you for the poem that crosses all boundaries of heart and earth...blessings for you and hope all of us can "lend a hand,warm heart" in the New Year.angel hug
candykid
Fantastic poem Angel....loved it...
48jojo
Beautifully written Angel TU
angel99999
Hi avias,

Thank you for the read and appreciation thumbs up ....may the spirit that fills the air this time of the year....Be present each and every day.

Have a Blessed Christmas! choir

angel
angel99999
Thank you so much, candykid and 48jojo thumbs up
for the compliment...But i give all praise to God...as this was a sudden thing and not planned and My local Church Pastor also touched on all the aspects as my write and it's truly God's Gift.

Wish you two have a Blessed Christmas! handshake
May all the days to follow be filled with the same Spirit...


angel
Titania48
The cause of all the trouble in this world, is religion.devil
angel99999
Hello Titania48

I gain my strength to go thru all obstacles thru The One who reigns Almighty forever...
But people who go to extremes of ideas in anything are a threat to humanity very mad frustrated
Hope u do find solace, strength and happiness in the days to come!

angel
angel99999
Thought of re=posting as the season draws ....n enjoy the hols!

angel
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godsprincess
Thank you for reposting Angel as I was not on Poetry Corner back when you wrote it. What a beautiful prayer poem to our Lord.

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candykid
A lovely read once again. ...purple heart
angel99999
Candykid,

Hi dear, ur so sweet ...u read it again....

Have a blessed Christmas!

angel
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