A Gospel Poem

This poem is something I wrote as I prepared a sermon on Romans 10:8-17 — thinking about “beautiful feet” carrying the Gospel. I want people to call on the name of Jesus, but first we need to constantly reacquaint ourselves with the Gospel. So the Spirit placed this on my heart. May you receive this Good News again and again. To God be the glory, Amen.


You are a sinner, that is true.
God’s wrath you’ve certainly accrued.
Condemned to die, yes, you deserve.
A judgment from which you can not swerve.

Salvation you can not obtain.
You can’t do it, i’ll say again.
You need help, you certainly do,
In order to be made brand new.

So, what’s our hope? Well, i’ll proclaim –
You’re saved by Jesus holy name.
God’s holy wrath, he took for us.
For His love is in great surplus.

Jesus took your sins to the cross.
So your life would not be a loss.
Jesus died but death did not win.
Jesus rose much to death’s chagrin.

Now look to him and see God’s grace.
For this gift is yours to embrace.
You are a sinner that is sure,
But Jesus lives so you’ll be pure.

So repent and run fast to him.
And know peace filled over the brim.
Confess your sins, Yes, every one.
You are forgiven through the Son.

Now, Jesus lives and so will you.
And it excites me to review.
You are precious – his beloved bride.
Forever with him, you’ll abide.

2 thoughts on “A Gospel Poem

  1. Again, awesome rap! I will have to get the soundtrack to Glory. It is a song from the movie Selma, written by John Legend and Common. I have heard it with only the refrain and it is amazing as a background for praise songs as rap.

    Blessings, Moe

    On Sat, Oct 5, 2019, 10:25 AM The Heart of a Pastor wrote:

    > The Pastor posted: ” This poem is something I wrote as I prepared a sermon > on Romans 10:8-17 — thinking about “beautiful feet” carrying the Gospel. I > want people to call on the name of Jesus, but first we need to constantly > reacquaint ourselves with the Gospel. So the Spiri” >

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