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Archive - September 2008

ONE MAN-LANDRUM P. LEAVELL, II

We celebrate a joyous life Mourning our loss One man has made an impact Our loss is his gain A long life of value and worth He cared for us-loved us With courage when courage wasn’t cool Hearing our hurts and pains Living with a discipline...

LOSING YOUR WAY

Be careful what you do Your mind will fool you His way will disappear Life will blind your heart Peace will drift apart You’ll find yourself alone A long way from home Guard against this thing Run when you see sin The world is at your...

THREE DANGERS

I am an alien Living in the land It doesn’t belong to me I live at God’s hand Remembering whose I am When suffering comes Equips me to stand In the midst of evil’s land Lost horizons blind my sight I fail to see Christ’s hold on...

THE PAIN OF THE DREAM

Tragedy carries with it great gain Earmarking our lives with a date Personal, lifelong, stalking our dreams Katrina did that to a million plus Now we relive all of those dreams Each time a hurricane attacks the coast There is an anger that...

MILES

How many miles does it take to make a life? Can it be done in a day? Wiling life away, a foolish idea or mistake A life wasted never to reveal the plan Written in at birth By the Lord of value and worth For me it is at least sixty years Some...

THOUGHTS ON A STORM

How quickly forgotten, lessons learned Disasters fade quickly from the mind Now old thoughts and pains Revived anew to live again I am just as scared as I was then Maybe even more For my age is beginning to show Frankly I am depressed Faith is...

THERE WERE

There were days when all seemed well I knew my place and the world acted according to plan I prayed and walked and knew how things were Maybe even some of my thinking was tinged with tradition But I wasn’t afraid nor did I question the...