Rick Elpers

(12-24-54)

Why Do I Need God?


He's the only constant
In the universe
So to cement this ultimate
Relationship gives peace
In knowing to be held
By the creator is just where
I need to be
If I could only let go long enough
To see that this world
Is the pallet that He uses for me
To move about for His glory
And not mine.

Submitted: Sunday, July 07, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 09, 2013
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