Remind Me

When I forget my way and wind up lost in time, please remind me of my home, and where I do belong;

and when my steps just wander away from what is right, tenderly guide me back to Your path, straight and narrow.

When I lose sight of You, my precious prize in heaven, please peel blindness away and tell me once again: life here is just the womb;

and when my heart forgets where my allegiance lies, never stop to remind me: I am yours, I am yours, none other can ever claim me.

When pride begins to rise, and thinks that it knows better, tell me again once more: You are the Master Potter;

and when I try to claim the riches of this world, tenderly speak Your truth to my heart, soul and mind.

Remind me who I am:

Beloved of the Savior.

Remind me whose I am:

Your daughter, bought with blood.

Cultivating Thankfulness with Ann Voskamp

#201 Bloody Mary on my Patio

#200 my husband fixing the broken lights in the basement

#199 Knowing that He will always remind me

#198 Watermelon bursting with Flavor

Linking up with Jumping Tandem, Deep Roots at Home, Women living Well,  Titus 2sday, Just Write, Beholding Glory, Far Above Rubies,  GratiTuesday and SDG



  1. “Life here is just the womb….” . Hadn’t thought of it that clearly. Neat expression and good illustration. [I just hope I become a nicer and nicer, healthier and healthier “unborn” baby.]


  2. After so much sadness, in the last couple of days, it’s a blessing to be here.
    “Our God is a healer”!
    May the families and friends of the shooting know continued strength and love. In Jesus’ name, Amen!


  3. What a beautiful poem! May He always prompt us when we wander! Thanking Him for the Holy Spirit.

    Thank you for linking up at the Weekend Blog Hop! I hope you join us every week.

    I look forward to connecting with you.



  4. OH, this is so lovely.

    Perhaps this is what we can do for one another — remind. Because there *are* dark times when we can’t see Him. And there *are* grey times where we feel lost.

    But to have a reminder, no matter how small, that HE WILL COME AGAIN. He is wanting to connect with me more than I want it, even. And often — so, so often — I need the reminders.

    thank you for this. it stirs me up today.


  5. Visiting today from UHP link up. This is so life-affirming, encouraging and just beautiful. Thank you for sharing your gift. I am grateful to have stopped this way this day. I look forward to returning. Blessings and again, thanks for the tender reminder. My soul drinks it in.


  6. Visiting from Unwrapping His Promises today. Blessed by the reminder as I am at a point in my life where I don’t feel I belong here. It’s ok, because the earth is not my home. Blessings!


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