Burned alive, my soul was,
despite my swings and thrashes -
and I had been completely dead,
a filthy heap of ashes.
And Heaven I forgot about
when living with the masses.
So futile there, my soul was -
I learned life quickly passes.
Excuses weren't accepted.
Results were very vile.
I had to stop and think a bit -
and cry for quite awhile.
But that was then and this is now.
I want you all to see -
that I had no one else to blame
except for 'little me'.
But sought I Jesus, by and by,
above the clouds and birds.
His grace was free. Now so am I
to leave these loving words:
If you would simply just repent -
and let His Spirit free -
through faith, you'll find a joyous life
and so contented be.
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
Article Source: http://www.faithwriters.com
If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW
Read more articles by louis gander
Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program.
Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.
The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.
Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed
Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer