LIFE’S PURPOSE

PURPOSE ??

By

Pat engebrecht

 Now I lay me down to sleep

I pray the Lord my soul to keep

If I should die ….

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The echoing of my childhood prayer

Eighty years later I’m unaware

OF MY LIFE’S PURPOSE?

For Supreme guidance I humbly ask

For daily living can be a task

Of  ENDURANCE. 

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IT IS SAID

I am one with all mankind

And yet unique,

Always reminded

That  I am weak.

Yet at times I feel strong

Filled with the Creator’s power

And try to live each and every hour

As if it were my last…

AT MOST A DAUNTING TASK

God world

 

Life and Death,  a mystery

The answer  always eluding me

Thus I recall in simplicity

My childhood prayer:

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NOW I LAY ME DOWN TO SLEEP

I PRAY THE LORD MY SOUL TO KEEP

IF I SHOULD DIE BEFORE I WAKE

I PRAY THE LORD MY SOUL TO TAKE .

AUTHOR’S NOTE:  All pictures taken free from the internet.

  • By Pat Engebrecht, November 10, 2016 @ 9:18 AM

    Has the “heart” of our government been overcome by greed? Pledges by the new president would lead me to believe it has. Beware of getting what we want…

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