Sara Stoker

(Park Ridge, Illinois)

My Friend, The Lord Jesus Christ

Poem by Sara Stoker

Let me tell you about
My Friend in high places
He's there for me all day and night;
Voluntarily on a twenty-four hour call.
I bring him my joys;
My cheerful moments and spectacular experiences,
He smiles with me
And reminds me these are his gifts to me.
I bring him my troubles;
My tattered life and shattered dreams,
I bring him my fears;
My many uncertainties and disquieting insecurities,
He calmly assures me with His words of encouragement
Reminding me that He's in complete control.
He died a cruel agonizing death for my sins,
And rose again on that glorious morn' of the third day.
I offer Him my humble thankfulness
And because I believe Him and His Word,
I joyfully await His promise fulfilled;
To live with my Friend for all eternity.


Comments about My Friend, The Lord Jesus Christ by Sara Stoker

  • Andrew Jones (1/12/2005 12:56:00 AM)

    The content of this is great. Well, how could it not be? But it doesn't really flow like poetry. It's very free. I think you should work on something with the same topic and see if you can make it flow a little more easily.(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003



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