ogunleye kayode peter

Rookie - 189 Points (20th April 1988 / Nigeria)

FAITH


People call it a believe
Some call it tolerance
But faith justified a person
By faith we are sanctified
And experience joy
By faith we became
Free from condemnation
Faith gives us assurance and fulfillment
Cos faith without work is dead
Live by faith
Walk by faith
Continue in faith
Do everything by faith
Grow in faith
Demonstrate faith by good works
Combine faith with hope and love.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008

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  • Silver Star - 3,636 Points Dave Walker (2/10/2015 1:49:00 PM)

    We all need faith, faith is the meaning of life as we know it.
    A great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,064 Points Lee Mack (10/14/2014 12:30:00 PM)

    Questioning poetry, and believing, and faith,
    and fate as if (The Lord) could fail
    to love... trying to find the perfect tense
    the right line, the language and punctuation,
    and your eye that has peripheral limits
    all may be a poem; how many times
    do we feel the need to write one; ... (good poems) ...
    when one is continually written to us
    without any need for the customized trappings.
    Lee B. Mack (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 200 Points Ernestine Northover (9/4/2014 4:03:00 AM)

    The true meaning of Faith could not have been written better than in this poem. It excels. It abounds with love. Well done.
    Regards Ernestine (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 432 Points Mokhtari Houssam Eddine (8/31/2014 4:02:00 PM)

    Faith should flow in our veins like blood does :) enjoyable poem (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 24,387 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (5/29/2014 12:42:00 AM)

    combine faith with love it only matters otherwise it seems that blind faith still leads to darkness sometimes. The poet made a beautiful poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 24,387 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (5/29/2014 12:33:00 AM)

    Faith a nice poem and interested. At the same time blind faith is to be avoided.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Linda Moore (9/13/2008 9:41:00 AM)

    Very Nice, Faith is everything (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 40 Points Ashraful Musaddeq (9/12/2008 3:07:00 PM)

    'Demonstrate faith by good works
    Combine faith with hope and love.' a faithful poem spreading pollens of faith. And my faith is on that. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,002 Points James B. Earley (8/2/2008 2:56:00 PM)

    Faith - The ultimate belief! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Ciara Gough (6/10/2008 6:06:00 AM)

    I Like This A lot..Faith can carry you through a lot as long as you believe (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Vanessa Svaleson (5/2/2008 11:18:00 AM)

    i like and faith is very importent in every ones life even it they dont relize it
    shorty (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Emi Raye (4/17/2008 9:12:00 AM)

    Ur a really good poet keep writing. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Val John Jennings (4/9/2008 9:17:00 AM)

    Faith is the moving cause of all action.
    Without faith we loose our attraction.
    Disbelief may be extreme caution
    but sleep prepares us to function.

    Keep the Faith! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,677 Points Kee Thampi (4/9/2008 2:59:00 AM)

    This ladder is not for lade
    but for faith of God and moreBy faith we are sanctified
    And experience joy
    By faith we became
    Free from condemnation (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,351 Points Loyd C. Taylor, Sr. (4/8/2008 3:40:00 PM)

    Hello poet. A very good witnessing poem of the power of faith.
    LC Taylor (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Matt Soriano (4/8/2008 8:37:00 AM)

    Grate poem like the works you use kayode.
    They make the poem almost seem alive.
    i'll try and keep reading your poems.
    'write on' (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Monica Estrada (3/28/2008 12:38:00 PM)

    I like this one. Very nice! ! ! (Report) Reply

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