AYRI- At Wit’s End Corner [Poem]

At their wit’s end, they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he bringeth them out” Psalm 107: 27-28 (KJV)

I discovered this poem in a newsletter that was sent to me and thought I’d share to encourage others who may be going through a difficult time.

Are you standing at “Wit’s End Corner,”
Christian, with troubled brow?
Are you thinking of what is before you,
And all you are bearing now?
Does all the world seem against you,
And you in the battle alone?
Remember–at “Wit’s End Corner
Is just where God’s power is shown.
Are you standing at “Wit’s End Corner,”
Blinded with wearying pain,
Feeling you cannot endure it,
You cannot bear the strain,
Bruised through the constant suffering,
Dizzy, and dazed, and numb?
Remember–at “Wit’s End Corner
Is where Jesus loves to come.
Are you standing at “Wit’s End Corner”?
Your work before you spread,
All lying begun, unfinished,
And pressing on heart and head,
Longing for strength to do it,
Stretching out trembling hands?
Remember–at “Wit’s End Corner
The Burden-bearer stands.
Are you standing at “Wit’s End Corner“?
Then you’re just in the very spot
To learn the wondrous resources
Of Him who faileth not:
No doubt to a brighter pathway
Your footsteps will soon be moved,
But only at “Wit’s End Corner
Is the “God who is able” proved.
Antoinette Wilson

Source

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3 Comments

  1. Marjorie says:

    Love it…will definitely share!

  2. J. Maria says:

    I like this ! #tobesaved

    1. Awesome, feel free to share as well 🙂

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