"Simon Peter" By Christopher W. French

My name is Simon, a fisherman by trade.
And then came Jesus....a disciple he made!

"Come follow me" he said, "forsake all you’ve known!"
So I left my boat and all that I owned.

God in the flesh, his miracles made clear,
I knew he was Christ!...we held him so dear.

"Simon" he said, "I have prayed for you,
and when you turn back, strengthen the others too."

"No Lord!" I said, "This you can be sure,
for even till death, my love will endure!!"

"Simon, Simon, before the rooster crows twice,
you will deny that you know me, disown me thrice!"

Later that night they took him away,
in fear and great trembling, we all went astray!

And there by the fire, my Lord I denied..
The rooster had crowed, I wept and I cried!

He turned and he saw me, his eyes had met mine,
remembering his words said, "Now is their time!"

In this hour of darkness a great Light has shone!
My Jesus, my Savior...had gone all alone.

--Christopher W. French
Rhythm On The Rock Productions - Inspirational Poems
"Blessed Assurance" now playing! See this album
©Rhythm On The Rock Productions
Rhythm On The Rock Productions
Also see our
Photo Devotionals
Home
Site Map
About Us
Contact Us
Special Ministries
Join Our E-Mail List
Looking for a little Inspiration?
Join our
Mailing List!
Receive beautiful E-cards with bible verses and
photos made exclusively for our
Rhythm On The Rock Group members!
See an example of our E-cards
More Poems

Amazing Grace

Give Me Peace

If I Could

Jars of Clay

Keep the Faith

Lighting Your Way

Mary Magdalene

My Grandpa

My Sister

Our Journey

Prayers of the Innocent

Precious Gifts

Simon Peter

The Journey To Calvary

The Violin Player

Whose hands are These?