Saturday, September 26, 2015

For My Dear Friend!!!

This Poem is for my dear friend Chandler, Love you sweetie!! And also for all you mothers who have a little one who went home to be with Jesus. May this poem bless your hearts!! May you lean on the good Lord, and he will carry you through.
The Mother's Jewels
I have a little darling
That sleepeth near my heart,
Whose beauty and whose sweetness
Ten thousand joys impart.
Love smileth  on her features,
And warbleth on her tongue,
And guideth all her actions,
So innocent and young.
A joyous little creature,
All full of mirth and glee;
Now dancing on my knee,
More precious far than rubies,
Or diadems of gold,
Is she, my little darling,
Who's scarcely one year old.

I have a little daughter,
Whose face is very fair,
With eyes of heaven's azure,
And soft and silky hair.
Her tiny, dimpled fingers
Are ever at their play,
While her unceasing prattle
Doth mimic all I say.
She saith her little prayers
Low bowing on my breast;
And giveth all a sweet good-night
Ere she repairs to rest.
O grant, my blessed Savior,
That her young heart and mind,
In childhood's tender hours,
Be heavenward inclinded!
I have another jewel,
 The brightest of the three
A precious hidden treasure,
Which now I cannot see.
Far, far away in heaven

This lovely gem doth shine;
And though I cannot see him,
I know he yet is mine.
And when life's woes are ended,
And all my toil is done,
Again I shall embrace him,
My own, my cherub son.
How oft our sore bereftments
Are blessings in disguise!
God has prepared a mansion
For us above the skies."
And thus to bring us to him,
In his unbounded love,
Untwines the spirit's tendrils here,
And fastens them above.

I have linked this post to this site The Enchanting Rose


  1. Precious such a blessing you are I love you lots sister <3

  2. Oh thank you Sister!! You are so so sweet!!! Love you Too!!! Hey I didn't know you had blog!! OH OH know you need to put up some posts!!! :o)

  3. What a lovely way to start my Sunday, thank you!

    1. You are so welcome, I'm so glad you was blessed!!


  4. Thank you for this lovely and touching poem. Bless your heart. xo Karen

    1. I'm so so glad it touched you!! I put it up for a dear sister in the Lord, So glad to know it blessed others!!


  5. Such a beautiful poem for your dear sister in the Lord, I'm sure it was such an encouragement and blessing to her!

    1. The poem was a blessing to my friend, I fell in love with it as soon as I read it, and thought of her as I did. Thanks for coming by for a visit!! May the Good Lord bless you and your family!!


  6. This is such a wonderful poem! We lost a sweet little baby, and our friend sent us the picture of Jesus holding a baby that you have in your post. Thank goodness there is more to life than just this life!



    1. I pray that the poem blessed you. So glad you liked it. I'm so so sorry for your loss. Yes I agree thank the Good Lord above the this is not our home!! Thanks for stopping by, God bless


  7. Dearest Kelly {I see we share this lovely name!}... This is a truly beautiful poem and so touching... My own precious mother has lost three darling ones in early pregnancy, and oh! How our hearts ached for these wee babes... So wonderful to know they are safe in the Father's loving, tender arms!
    Thank you for sharing these lovely words! I know your dear sister in the Lord was blessed by them!
    Blessings to you...

  8. What a precious poem for a dear friend! Nothing could be more terrible than the loss of a babe! Thanks for sharing with SYC. I'm sure it's not intentional, but I'm not seeing a link back to the party.

    1. Oh I'm sorry for not having a link up to the party!!! I'm very new to this link up stuff, but I promise I will figure it all!! Sorry again!!! I do enjoy taking part though!!! God bless

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    1. I know isn't it!! I thought of Chandler and you all with babies when I read it!! Love you Sister!!