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Rated: E · Poetry · Contest Entry · #2232113
Lighthouse Poetry Contest
Anxiety on the open sea, frightened men of Galilee
Jesus spoke, "Peace, be still! - comforts now my fearful will.

Troubled heart, life seems unjust
Seek Father, Son their words of trust.

Depression plagues me, flat I fall
Heavy laden, I hear His call.

Beyond beginning the Word was God
He anchors me - this world I trod.

Like disciples, who viewed His side
Glad my heart, His Word abides.

Word Count: 108
Line Count: 10
Verses Used: Anxiety - Mark 4:39, Heart - John 14:1, Depression - Matthew 11:28,
Word - John 1:1, Glad - John 20:20

"Proverbs 12:25" Anxiety in the heart of man causes depression.
But a good word makes it glad.
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