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Trading Places
by H. Lena Jones
Friday, July 07, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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If you could trade places for the better, wouldn't you do it?


Trading Places


h. lena jones



If I said trading places was easy


Would you think I was crazy




Or lost the plot altogether?


If you had a chance to trade


Hatred for love


Sadness for joy


Arguments for peace


Impatience for patience


Unkindness for kindness


Dishonesty for goodness


Doubtfulness for faithfulness


Harshness for gentleness


Rashness for Self-control


Would you not trade places in a flash?

If you’re willing, He’s willing!


“The fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against these there is no law!”

Galatians 5:22,23
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Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader) 7/7/2006
Precious dear sis, you are such a you..
Reviewed by Birgit and Roger Pratcher 7/7/2006
Beautiful done. We truely admire the way you come up with those wonderful statements, which are often so thought provoking and always right on point.
Reviewed by Lew Duffey 7/7/2006
It all leads to Jesus,
Well said,
God Bless,
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 7/7/2006
I never really appreciate anything unless I work hard for it. So yes I'd like the fruits, but earn them in wisdom...
Reviewed by Rhonda Galizia 7/7/2006
And your fruit is right off the Vine, Miss Lena!!!

Let's celebrate with a big FRUIT punch!!!

love you! Rhonda
Reviewed by Susan Sonnen 7/7/2006

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