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A Christmas Prayer
by Connie Hinnen Cook
Friday, December 06, 2002

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As we draw to the end of another year
We think of the ones that we hold so dear;
We pause to give thanks for our friends so true ,
And ask God to bless them, the old and new.
We hold up each loved one before His Throne
And ask Him to comfort the ones alone,
For those who have lost someone they hold dear,
We ask Him to strengthen and hold them near.

And those with new babies, or newly wed,
We ask Him to smooth out the path ahead;
For those who are ill and can barely stand,
We ask for the touch of His healing hand.
For those with new homes, with new jobs and new stress,
We ask Him to crown all their plans with success.
For those who have dreams and think, "It's now or never,"
We ask Him to bless all that they should endeavor.
For those who are facing an uphill climb
We ask Him to carry them through this time.

As we come to the start of a brand new year,
We pray for the ones that we hold so dear.
We ask that each one will be soundly blest,
To taste of His goodness and know His best;
For angels to watch o'er them day and night,
For miracles, blessings and sheer delight!
We ask for the gifts that the world can't buy:
A glimpse at the wonders of Heaven on high,
Contentment and joy till the Lord comes again,
This we ask for our friends, in His name, Amen.

--Connie

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Reviewed by Corrine Meyer (Reader) 12/8/2012
So appropriate this this year...love it!
Reviewed by MILLIE Knickerbacker 11/28/2010
Yes, this poem is just perfect to read to my Brunch that I give every Christmas at my church! I knew the minute that I read your poem, that it was just what I was looking for! You covered everything so beautifully, thank you for putting it all into words for me! Have a blessed Christmas!! Millie K.
Reviewed by Sally Montoye (Reader) 12/6/2002
Excellent prayer Connie!!! Beautiful, beautiful beautiful!! Divine grace flowing through this!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 12/6/2002
*tears* absolutely perfect! thank you so much...this is very much needed...happy holidays to you and yours...(((HUGS))) and love, karla. :)
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 12/6/2002
Connie, thank you for the prayer. And a very happy holiday season to you and your family. Bill Murray
Reviewed by Joel Raja Kumar J 12/6/2002
Amen. Lovely and very much needed, Connie

Love from India - Joel -
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 12/6/2002
beautiful prayer you wrote here! thanks for sharing! love, your friend, karen lynn. (((HUGS))) :)
Reviewed by Sandy Forbes (Reader) 12/6/2002
Excellent write! Thoughtful and endearing---divine and superb! If you ever decide to obtain publication for a book of your poems or a daily devotional, I would love to purchase your book. You definitely possess the fine art of poetry. To God be the glory!
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