Saturday, December 25, 2010

Merry Christmas to you All!!

I would like to wish all the lovely people who stop by and visit here a very Merrry and Holy Christmas as we celebrate the birth of Our Saviour Jesus Christ!!

Not Only Christmas Day
Lord, this is my prayer
Not only on Christmas Day
But until I see You face to face
May I live my life this way:

Just like the baby Jesus
I ever hope to be,
Resting in Your loving arms
Trusting in Your sovereignty.

And like the growing Christ child
In wisdom daily learning,
May I ever seek to know You
With my mind and spirit yearning.

Like the Son so faithful
Let me follow in Your light,
Meek and bold, humble and strong
Not afraid to face the night.

Nor cowardly to suffer
And stand for truth alone,
Knowing that Your kingdom
Awaits my going home.

Not afraid to sacrifice
Though great may be the cost,
Mindful how You rescued me
From broken-hearted loss.

Like my risen Savior
The babe, the child, the Son,
May my life forever speak
Of who You are and all You've done.

So while this world rejoices
And celebrates Your birth,
I treasure You, the greatest gift
Unequaled in Your worth.

I long to hear the same words
That welcomed home Your Son,
"Come, good and faithful servant,"
Your Master says, "Well done."

And may heaven welcome others
Who will join with me in praise
Because I lived for Jesus Christ
Not only Christmas Day

-- Mary Fairchild

Blessings to you and your homes on this very special day,


Angel Wings and Apron Strings said...

Gae, that poem is really beautiful!
May you have a WONDERFUL Christmas Day today!!!
much love and blessings to you and your home..Trish

JOYfilled Family said...

have a MARY CHRISTmas!

Mum2eight said...

a beautiful poem Gae. Merry Christmas to you and your family.


Gae said...

Thank you all. I hope your own Christmas celebrations were joyfilled and blessed.


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