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Devotional Poetry, Biblical Poems
From Bible Teacher, Pastor Kenneth L. Birks

The Discovery of Knowing God

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Devotional Poetry, Biblical Poems

Biblical Poetry
Biblically oriented poetry that is intended to encourage, build faith and draw believers into more of a love for God's Word.
This poem describes how in knowing God we come into more of an intimacy with Him that causes us to be all that we can be in Christ.

The Discovery of Knowing God
By Ken L. Birks

You are intimately acquainted with all our ways, forevermore.
You know our thoughts, dreams, fears, sins, and more.
Where can we go? Nothing is hidden from You, yet You still love us.
Your thoughts towards us are more than can be numbered.
Our thoughts must be brought into your captivity, unencumbered.

Oh, that we would know You as You have known us, even in our sin.
Your greatness is beyond discovery. Where do we begin?
In Your Word and creation are hidden keys that reveal who You are.
Hidden treasures are discovered as we search for You with persistence.
Intimacy is discovered as we seek with all our hearts, without resistance.

As we seek You, misconceptions of who You are disappear.
Your Holy Spirit teaches us as He reveals Your nature, so near.
As we meditate on Your beauty and majesty, we discover Your ascriptions.
In Your Word we meditate and search out Your divine distinctions.
With Your Word and Your Spirit we go forth in discovery of who You are.

Your generosity fills our hearts as we observe Your handiwork in creation.
Your beauty and magnificence, uncover Your creative zeal.
Myriads of stars, streams, mountains, waterfalls and more, You reveal.
Your beauty and majesty are discovered by all who have detected.
In discovery, we know You as we open our eyes to all that You have created.

In Your omniscience, You have known our future and paths we take.
You go before us as a guiding light, knowing what’s already at stake.
How can we but trust in You as we navigate through dangers and pitfalls.
You thoughts are only of peace, to give a future filled with hope.
The more we discover, the more Your nature is revealed, which calls.

You alone are incomprehensible and inexhaustible in power and deeds.
In omnipotence, nothing is too difficult for You as Your power exceeds.
As You perform, You do the hard things, making our part attainable.
We do not underestimate Your power towards us in all things, assailable.
In discovery and knowing You, we remain linked to Your divine ability.

In all that you have created, Your eternal Godhead is clearly portrayed.
We are without excuse, as the sun, moon and stars are clearly displayed.
All energy is derived from the sun, as with the Father having life in Himself.
The moon reflects the glory of the sun, so Your Son reflects Your grandeur.
As Your Spirit is everywhere, so are the stars of heaven in all their splendor.
As we live and move in Your splendor, we experience Your intimacy within.

Scripture references: Psalm 139:1-3, 7-8, 40:5, 2 Corinthians 10:5, Psalm 145:3, Proverbs 25:2, 2:4-5, Psalm 119:2, John 14:26, Psalm 127:4, 19:1. Jeremiah 29:11, 32:17, Romans 1:20, Acts 17:28, Psalm 89:34.

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Current Poems

1.   Looking Out My Window - January 30

2.   On the Horizon - February 10, 2017

3.  The Goodness of God - February 23, 2017

4.   Authority From on High - March 4, 2017

5.   Grace that Leads - March 6, 2017

6.   The Peace of God - March 11, 2017

7.   The Voice - March 16, 2017

8.    You are Always There - March 21, 2017

9.    Caught in Pursuit of Lost Souls - Mar 23

10.  Standing at the Crossroads - March 24

11.  You Alone - March 27, 2017

12.  Clearing the Clutter - March 29, 2017

13.  Journey Into the Invisible - March 31

14.  Discovery of Knowing God - April 9, 2017

15.  The Suffering Messiah - April 14, 2017

16.  Path of the Righteous - April 22

17.  As Years Go By - April 28, 2017

18.  The Snares of the Enemy - May 4, 2017

19.  The Fragrance of the Lord - May 7, 2017

20.  Changing our Perspective - May 11, 2017

21.  Truth and Error - May 20, 2017

22.   Kingdom Living - May 29, 2017

23.  The Mighty Wind - June 15, 2017

24.  Treasures From Above - June 25, 2017

25.  The Father's Way - June 27, 2017

26.  Sensory Overload - June 29, 2017

27.  Shifting Paradigms - July 5, 2017

28.  The Shifting Sands of Time - July 9, 2017

29.  Come and Drink - July 31, 2017

30   Come Holy Spirit - August 2, 2017

31.  Faith Erupts - August 11, 2017

32.  Voice Cries in the Wind - Aug 19

33.  The Wonders of His Grace - August 22, 2017

34.  Lost in Thought - August 27, 2017

35.  Wings, Wind & Flames of Fire  - August 31


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The Journey:
Discovering the Invisible Path

By Kenneth L. Birks

The Journey by Ken BirksThe goal of this book is to give you, as a Christian, a glimpse into the path God has purposed for your life and to help you seize your destiny and purpose. In doing so, you will be able to live the role created for you. Whether you are just starting out on your journey, anywhere in the middle, or have become detoured and lost your way, this practical guidebook will help shine the light on the invisible path that not only leads to God’s goodness and experiencing His kingdom within, but also to the greatest adventure of your life.

Comment: The Journey is your GPS for the Bible. The problem is solved. The riddle is deciphered. Like a trusted guide, Ken makes complex concepts simple and masterfully unpacks the Bible’s greatest mysteries. He provides a sure foundation upon which to build a lifetime of insight.—Francis Anfuso

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