• “Did you ever hear of any one being much used for Christ who did not have some special waiting time, some complete upset of all his or her plans first?” – Frances Ridley Havergal

Annie Johnson Flint

His grace is great enough to meet the great things
The crashing waves that overwhelm the soul,
The roaring winds that leave us stunned and breathless,
The sudden storm beyond our life’s control.

 

 

His grace is great enough to meet the small things
The little pin-prick troubles that annoy,
The insect worries, buzzing and persistent,
The squeaking wheels that grate upon our joy.
–Annie Johnson Flint

“Behold, I come” – the darkness lightens
Above all sorrow and all fear;
Beyond the clouds the Daystar brightens,
And our deliverance is near;
The groaning earth awaits the hour
When all the wrongs of time are past,
And clothed with glory and with power,
The King of kings shall reign at last.
– Annie Johnson Flint

“Is God-?’ ‘Does God-?’
Man’s ‘Why?’ and ‘How?’
In ceaseless iteration storm the sky.

‘I am’; I will’; ‘I do’—sure Word of God,
Yea and Amen, Christ answers each cry;
To all our anguished questionings and doubts
Eternal affirmation and reply.”

2Co 1:20  For all the promises of God in him are yea, and in him Amen, unto the glory of God by us.

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13 Responses to Annie Johnson Flint

  • Bobbi Hawley says:

    I was lead to your site by Annie Johnson Flint, what a inspeation I know she will be in my walk with Christ

  • Rev Roger Mardis says:

    I am trying to find the date Annie's poem BUT GOD was published or written . Can you direct me or do you know? Roger

    • womenof7 says:

      Hi Roger, I searched it, but I cannot find the date it was written either. Thank you for the poem. It spoke to my heart. It was one I had not read yet. I posted it here. https://womenofchristianity.com/god-annie-johnson-flint/ Lord bless, Michelle

  • Philomena Clarke says:

    Ive just heard Ravi ZACHARIAS mention Annie J F. I cant wait to read her book, I just know it will encourage and bless ...Thank u for this sight ,, Phyl Clarke.?

    • womenof7 says:

      Hi Philomena, I would be curious to know the title of this book? :) Thanks for the comment! BTW, I like your name!

  • Laura Mutton says:

    https://books.google.com/books/about/The_Making_of_the_Beautiful_the_Triumpha.html?id=Vn8bNAEACAAJ

  • Rachel says:

    thanks for sharing about this book! I've recently been reading up on Annie Johnson Flint, as she wrote my favorite hymn, He Giveth More Grace. I'm excited to find this and read it.

  • says:

    Allistar Begg mentioned her poem this morning on his broadcast called “I look up”. But I’m having trouble finding that poem.

    • Michelle says:

      Hi, It might be this one. I added it to this website. Thanks :) https://hymnary.org/text/i_look_not_back_god_knows_the_fruitless_

  • LOIS SHIRK says:

    I am curious about copyrights to Annie Johnson Flint's poetry. Are they copyrighted and if so, who holds the copyright? I would like to include several of them in my writing.

    • womenofchristianity says:

      Dear sister Lois, I do not know who currently holds the copyright to Annie's poems. Her poems are shared on Women of Christianity free of charge and for educational purposes only in accordance with fair use guidelines. (I'm sorry I couldn't be of further assistance.) Thank you for your comment and God bless!

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