Keep our Eyes on the Lord

In the study of Genesis 11 a while back, the thought was about how society thought they had all the answers. They depended on themselves rather than on God. It’s not much different today and so this thinking inspired a poem. Hope you have a wonderful weekend my friends!

Step Ahead

History tells us of societies
Going in the wrong direction
Trying to make it on their own
Losing a spiritual connection

The thinking is no need for God
To build things on their own
Tower of Babel comes to mind
As they relied on themselves alone

In many ways we are the same
Today we want the best car
The biggest house
To be a film star

The government thinks
They can run health care
Provide for our needs
And clean the air

But only God provides it all
His way is the best way
So develop a skill
And earn your pay

Find your purpose
And be real smart
But rely on God for
The amazing part

He can take talent
And shine the light
Use it for what is right
Take you to new heights

So attention to God first
Doing great things with His aid
Building things…

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About Mark Shields

Mark volunteers as a member of the media ministry team at his church. A few years ago, he started an on-line Bible study guide called “This Day with God Devotional”. He uses this as a tool in his journey through the Bible. We live in a very busy world with busy schedules so this tool has helped him continue with daily Bible reading and study. Each of the studies are designed to help apply our faith in the work place, at school, or at home. Join him on this journey or check in every so often to read his thoughts.
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