I want to change the whole wide world
and show God's loving touch.
I know the great commission.
I want to do so much.
A brilliant yellow daffodil -
with color bright and full...
but how, if I have never seen -
can know how beautiful?
A peach - so juicy, succulent -
with taste that I can savor...
but how, if I have never ate -
can know its unique flavor?
A sonata in D-minor -
with music so profound...
but how, if I have never heard -
can truly know its sound?
A Man - so perfect, wonderful -
who loves me without end...
but how, if I, so weakly love -
can know Him as a friend?
If head, I pull, from clouds above,
I may just understand.
This world is like a forest and -
a tree, just like a man.
Proclaim, I how, God's love to all -
and in the forest be -
when I know not the blessings 'cause
I stand in way of me?
Oh, how I want to change the world,
and show God's loving touch -
but change, I how, the forest when -
this single tree's too much?
Copyright 2004-2016 louis gander
**a writer of short story poems. www.ganderpoems.org/
Written 6-18-16. FREE to print with copyright information included - Not for resale. Please let me know when & where my poem is used. It lets me know your favorite ones. Thank You
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