The Bride of Christ
By Ken L Birks
the beauty and splendor of her Lord, she
behind her, the fragrance of the One she
twelve stars like a royal diadem, she
Espoused as a
chaste virgin to the One she loves, she
above rejoice as she as she awaits her
faithfulness, she takes hold of Him, who
takes away her shame.
So that she
can stand in His righteousness, she
takes on His name.
By the spirit
of judgement and burning, she is purged
and now waiting.
With all of
her filth washed away, she’s made
excellent and appealing.
blemish or wrinkle, in holiness she
awaits her bridegroom.
She toils day
and night as a virtuous woman making
firmly on her foundation radiating His
As the moon
reflects the sun’s glory, she radiates
her Father’s grandeur.
upon multitudes await this great day as
others mock or ignore.
As the great
wedding day approaches, the Spirit and
the bride say, come.
by the Holy Spirit, she awaits the birth
of her male child.
herself together as the great decree is
about to be unveiled.
In hopes of
being hidden in the time of the Masters
wrath, she waits.
the wise virgins, she waits with her
lamps filled with oil.
As her Master
measures her inner temple, He finds her
As she gives
birth to her male child, the enemy tries
to snatch him.
enemy can snatch him, he’s caught up to
Satan makes war with this beautiful
bride as his prey.
rescued as a tide of violence tries to
sweep her away.
arrives, suddenly, in the form of two
wings of a great eagle.
to her bridal chambers, a place prepared
especially for her.
a unique place in wilderness, she awaits
fury comes as it’s unleashed on the
inhabitants of the earth.
in a place of refuge, she rests in her
shelter from the storm.
“What will happen to her little sister,
the foolish virgins?”
up to her Bridegroom with the Father’s
fury now ended.
received and known as He is with her
marriage now consummated.
riding on a white horse, gathers His
saints to encounter.
From the four
winds they gather for the great battle,
brightness of His coming, those left on
earth are scorched.
purged of evil, the banquet is prepared
for all those caught up.
every generation along with the
Patriarchs come to sup.
years of peace, they build, plant, and,
rule the nations.
loosed for a short season to deceive
again as the great pretender.
The new earth
and heavens come as the bride appears in
Scriptural references: Isaiah
62:3-5, 2 Corinthians 2:14-15,
Revelation 12:1, 2 Corinthians 11:2,
Revelation 12:6,14; 2nd Verse:
Isaiah 4:1, 2-4, Ephesians
5:27; 3rd Verse:
Proverbs 31:10-31, Revelation 12:1, Joel
3:14, Revelation 22:17; 4th
Verse: Revelation 12:1,
Zephaniah 2:1-4, Matthew 25:1-13,
Revelation 11:1-2, Ephesians 4:12-13;
5th Verse: Revelation 12:3-5,
6, 13-15; 6th Verse:
Revelation 12:6, Isaiah 26:17, 20-21,
Hosea 2:14-16, Revelation 15:1 – 16:21,
Isaiah 4:5-6, Song of Solomon 8:8,
Matthew 25:10-13, Revelation 13:7, 20:4;
7th Verse: 1 Thessalonians
4:16-17, 1 Corinthians 15:51-52, Matthew
24:29-1, Revelation 16:15, 1 John 3:2,
Matthew 24:31, Revelation 19:11-21, 2
Thessalonians 2:7-10, Zechariah
14:3-4,12; 8th Verse:
Revelation 19:9, 20:5-6, 7-10, 21:1-5.