We don’t have to ‘fall in” with the ways we were born to.
We learn, and we can ‘unlearn’ as well.
Years ago I was approached by the pastor of the church I was attending. Since I was a speaker and teacher within the church, he thought it would be easy for me to “throw something together” for the Father’s Day service. I was given less than 12 hours to contribute an original piece of inspiration. Me? For Father’s Day? Provide inspiration for a national observance that caused me nothing but annoyance each year as I sought a card that was – well – appropriate? What could I possibly come up with that would not appear insincere or flippant? I arrived at this poem. Not my best work by far, but suitable for the purpose intended.
What does God require of thee,
O man that gave my life to me?
Where in His book has he described
The rules by which you should abide?
It seems that every verse…
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