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Our Eternal Home

Rating: 4.5

I met a doctor who had cancer,
He could not believe it was stage four.
At sixty, to me he was younger,
He said he still had a lot to live for.

I saw the despair in his eyes,
The hopelessness there and the great pain.
Life is so short and before we realize
Our days are ending, a brief time remains.

There was no cure that I could bring,
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Our Eternal Home
Monday, February 25, 2019
Topic(s) of this poem: god,heaven,life and death
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Aniruddha Pathak 06 March 2019

A poem that lifts up shaken spirit, very well writ.

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I am glad you liked it - many thanks.

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Thank you for reading and liking and leaving a comment Aniruddha Pathak

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Khairul Ahsan 06 March 2019

'Life is so short and before we realize Our days are ending, a brief time remains' - so true! Death is inevitable. For those who prepare well for it, it's neither scary, nor saddening. Congratulations on your poem's selection as the 'Member Poem of the Day'!

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Much appreciated Khairui Ahsan

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Sylvia Frances Chan 06 March 2020

3) This loveliest Devotional goes to MyPoemList. The text of John you added is magnificent, Cynthia. So happy to know that you have been chosen twice by PoemHunter.Com. Thank you for sharing God's Words, dear.

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Sylvia Frances Chan 06 March 2020

2) CONGRATULATIONS on being chosen by PH as the Member Poeem Of The Day. A TOP 10 Full Score for the voting. God's Blessings in Abundance for you and your beloved family. Responded with love, your friend in Christ, Sylvia Frances Chan, the Netherlands.

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Sylvia Frances Chan 06 March 2020

Most beautiful Devotional, dear Cynthia. Indeed (I cite yiur two concluding lines: God's Word does not return void, it goes forth In Christ we will live though we die, it's true! I like this profound devotiona very much. Each quatrain contains God's love and power. He IS our only HOPE and WAY. Amen!

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Kingsley Egbukole 06 March 2020

In Jesus Christ we live even when we die on earth. Our home is in heaven. Beautiful poem

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Anil Kumar Panda 06 March 2020

A nice religious poem about life and death. God has plan for each one of us. So nothing to worry when it is time to leave the world. Congrats on being selected as the poem of the day.

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