you heard God speak, wouldn't He say these words of love?
(For The Power To Pick Up Your Cross)
will pour out my blessings upon your life.
will give you my wisdom as you choose to carry my cross in your suffering.
your suffering for me, I will remind you of the days you decided to follow me.
will keep your mind fresh upon those decisive moments.
will keep the fire of my love in your heart so you may endure all hardship for
will empower you to endure all your pain and all your afflictions for my glory.
life, your work, and your sacrifices for me are a treasure to me.
know in your heart I am with you.
know in your heart I am beside you, that I know your suffering, and I know your
you lose heart when carrying my cross, I will help you be strong.
you grow weak and weary from the burden you carry for me, I will uphold you and
I will let the fire of my Spirit renew you.
must never let any hardship come between us.
must never let any trial separate us.
must do all you can to let my love empower you to bless my kingdom on earth.
child of mine, I love you.