Spiritual Poetry posted September 29, 2021

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Me talking to myself...

Oh! You are blessed, are You?

by pharp

Oh! You are blessed, are You?
For sure, I am blessed to see another day.
I woke up this morning to a beautiful sunrise
With a sound mind giving God praise.

You are going through issues with your health;
so why are you so blessed?
You must understand, honey, we all will go through
something in our lifetime; afflictions only make us stronger.

If you are so blessed, why do you cry when a loved one dies?
Me, I see you have much to learn.  Crying does not mean you are
weak, or you shouldn't shed tears.  I cry because of the loss
of not seeing or holding my loved one again.   Remember,
even Jesus wept.  Besides, God's word says,
"Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted."

You are in the frame of mind that you have been forgiven for
all of your sins. Girl, I recall when you had a lot of hate
in your heart.  Listen Me; if you recognize that, you should 
also remember I repented and asked for forgiveness. I became
a new person when I accepted Jesus as my Lord and Savior; 
all my sins were washed away.

Look Me; you are invited to join in unity as one;
to work together for good and show love and kindness to all.
Let us do the work of the Lord and help those in need -
as we Break Bread Together on our knees.



Oh, you are... are you? writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a humorous free verse or free style poem about YOU, as though you are talking to yourself! Recommended (but not required) that you start every stanza (except your last stanza) with "You are..." . You may start your last stanza with whatever you choose. Your poem can be of any length and genre.

Thanks, Google images, for the use of the artwork.

Matthew 5:3-10 KJV
3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.

5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.

6 Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be

7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.

8 Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

9 Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.

10. Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness sake: for theirs is the
kingdom of heaven.
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