Go the Distance

This poem is inspired by 2 Timothy 1 – 2 from the Bible. Paul endures because of his desire to get the message out about Christ and do all the good he could. This day with God, let us have this same desire to go the extra mile and help get the work done.

Step Ahead

Try and try again
But most of all
Give praise to God
For breaking the fall.

Be committed
To finishing the race
And receiving the crown
Because of grace.

Like a great inventor
Failing time after time,
Keep working ideas,
Continuing the climb.

Free up the past
And receive the booster
To the fast track
Of a brighter future.

Giving new energy
To help step ahead
In sharing the message
So it becomes widespread.

Poem by Mark Shields – © 12-12-2019
Inspired by “This Day with God Devotional – 2 Timothy 1:15 through 2:13

View original post

This entry was posted in Poems and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Go the Distance

  1. Mrs.Holliman says:

    That poem is motivation to me. GOD is the only one we have to praise for he is going to be the reason why you achieve in your life. With GOD on your side you will win and finish the race.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s