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It was a beginning
by Lew Duffey
Saturday, January 08, 2011
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"For most of the champions, their great accomplishment was not the end of their greatness; rather it was the beginning of greater things to come."
~Dan Green. To this I add that salvation is like that also


It was a beginning
 
As a child I wanted to be saved and that was my lifetime goal
I kneeled at the alter and pleaded with Jesus to please save my soul
 
As I grow older I began to see that salvation was not easily won
My Lord even today still is working on this and he won’t quit till it is done
 
Today I know that when I asked Jesus in to my heart this was not the final achievement
 
There would be joy to feel his love but also times of bereavement
 
As life progressed and I tried to live for Christ I came to a realization
 
If I would be saved I had to live through life and face the trials and tribulations
 
I would be tempted and by overcoming temptation and only then would I be made free
But though my life would not be easy Jesus Christ will stand by me
 
He told me that I would not be tried for more than I could bear
By bringing these burdens to him I could overcome through faith and also prayer
 
So daily I come to my Lord and praise him for his generous love
For I know that one day he will carry my spirit to the golden city above
 
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