Sunday, April 25, 2010

The Reason for Existence

If this is the life
I am meant to lead
Then I gotta be sure
To whack and weed
The parts that hurt
And harm
Those things that in others
Surely cause alarm
The mistakes, the traits
That don't please
Things that strong people
Overcome with ease
Little annoyances
Or problems passing by
Shouldn't really cause me such pain
That I scream and cry
Things to work on
Definitely for sure
But could it be
That really there is more?
What is my purpose
Really, why am I here?
The reason for living
Should be as clear as day
Because, or else
How can we make our own way?
Or is that the reason
We were placed here to do
All the things
That will help us to find You
Father, I'm searching
With all my heart and might
To find the light that is You
That can lead me from night
The reason for my existence
Is obscured and unknown
Until I see all the clues that You
Have so lovingly shown

1 comment:

  1. Wow, this is a phenomenal poem! It inspired me... keep writing :)

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