Reflections

Jeremiah 29:11

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For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. (NKJV)
Maybe, yesterday could have been better. Things said, things done…not the way you wanted it to be. Like a young child, you broke away and had your fit…did your own thing. Now, you want to know the comfort of your Father’s hand once more…

Each morning is a new beginning, a new chance for redemption.

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The Neighbor

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I prayed to have a neighbor,
A neighbor such as thee.
And if I had some extra time,
I’d come and visit thee.

These times find me so busy,
I’m sure you must be too.
Where is the time to visit,
The way neighbors used to do.

I find myself a running,
Each and every day.
I wish I had a moment,
To hear what you have to say.

If only we could visit,
I wish we had the time.
It would be nice to visit you,
And hear what’s on your mind.

Today’s the day I have the time,
To come and visit thee.
But in the paper I just read,
Your funeral is at three.

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Footnote:

Now is the time to visit…now is the time to say.

Now is the time to be there…before their gone away.

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Down An Old Dusty Road

Down an old and dusty road,
From many years ago.
Memories are stirring,
Stories to be told.

Home fires would be glowing,
In the farm house on the right.
Faces watching at the window,
For their Dad to come in sight.

Supper on the table,
Fireplace burning bright.
Together for the evening,
Before we say goodnight.

A tear reflects the memories,
From many years ago.
I often think about them,
Down an old and dusty road.

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