Spiritual Woman – Adapted from Maya Angelou’s Phenomenal Woman by Keysa Davis

I had a really good friend share this with me several years ago and I loved it!!!  Thought I would share! Enjoy!!!

Worldly women wonder where my secret lies.
I’m not flashy, conceited, or caught up in my size.
But when I tell them it’s the Jesus in me, they think I’m telling lies.
I say,
It’s in the strength of God’s arms,
The feel of His love.
He orders my every step.
Honey, I’m covered in His blood.
I’m a Woman,
A Sanctified Woman,that’s me.

I walk into church, just as cool as I please.
I may grab a fan and raise my hand,
Or worship falling down on my knees.
The spirit comes up out of me to make my soul fly free.
I say,
It’s the fire in my bones.
Unspeakable joy that’s so sweet.
It’s the wing in my dance
On my Holy Ghost feet.
I’m a Woman,
A Spirit-filled Woman,
that’s me.

Men themselves have wondered
What they see in me.
Oh they try so much,
But they can’t touch
My inner chastity.
When I try to tell them,
Those lustful eyes still can’tsee.
I say,
No, I’m not looking back.
I’m not fooled by your smile.
I’m waiting on God.
Worldly men cramp my style.
I’m a Woman,
A Living Sacrificial Woman,
that’s me.

Now you understand just why my head’s not bowed.
Why I shout and jump about,
Or praise and sing out loud.
When you see my light shining,
It ought to make you proud!
I say,
It’s the faith I have in Jesus
Through all my ups and downs.
Each experience, each testimony
Leading straight to the jewels in my crown.
I’m a Woman,
A Sanctified,
Washed in the crimson tide
Spiritual woman–
Yeah, that’s me.

About L. A. Logan

L. A. Logan is an inevitable success in the literary world. In discovering L.A. Logan, you have yet to taste the brilliance of a debut literary diva and romance novelist. Her first novel, Love No Limit received great reviews (4½ out of 5 stars) from Rawsistaz Book Club and was a huge success. Lynnell’s passion runs deep for reading, writing and for her faith in God that has brought her this far on her journey. Her writings reflect authentic experience, comedy, and suspense, and are very relational to everyone, regardless of gender or cultural background.
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