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A Thought for St. Patrick's Day
by Connie Hinnen Cook

Wednesday, March 12, 2003

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Have you ever stopped to ponder
At the wonder of His ways?
Prayers unanswered, will so often
Prove His love in later days.
Yet we humans pout and worry,

Selfishly we ask our will ~
Thinking surely God's ignoring

Plans we want Him to fulfill.
As you come into His presence,
Though it seems your prayer's unheard;
Rest upon the Father's goodness,
In His love, and in His Word.
Claim His promises,
Know He's able,
Seek His heart in all you do,

Dream big dreams
Asking His wisdom ~
You will find God's love is true !

--Connie

"The Lord is good
unto them that wait for Him,
to the soul that seeketh Him."
(Lamentations 3:25 KJV)



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Reviewed by Oisín Breen 3/13/2003
AAAAH its this weekend!!! AAAH i have no idea what day it is bah! im irish and i don't even remember patricks day tillr ight now. AAAH. MMM tea!
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 3/12/2003
Thanks always for the Bible verse
at the end.
Reviewed by Christine Morell 3/12/2003
Excellent Connie...and beautifully written.
Chrissie x
Reviewed by Jack Roberts 3/12/2003
Great write Connie!
Jack
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 3/12/2003
This was great! Loved the form you used here, so creative!

Reindeer
Reviewed by Cherokee Sage (Reader) 3/12/2003
Good thoughts, little lady. A fine tribute to a great man of the green isle.
Peace,
Cherokee
Reviewed by Cherokee Sage (Reader) 3/12/2003
Great poem expertly written.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 3/12/2003
Connie, I think you are the only one writing about Saint Patrick. This is a good one too.
Enjoyed the way you did it.

~E
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader) 3/12/2003
Connie...only YOU could come up with something like this...I love how you put God into everything..this was so nice...such nice work here..an acrostic yet...clap clap for you..Floria
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/12/2003
nice write! happy st. paddy's day to you, but it's a sad one for karla and myself: our mother died that day 13 years ago. :(
Reviewed by Jill Eisnaugle 3/12/2003
Fabulous, fantastic, great job!
Jill
Reviewed by Tony Nerone 3/12/2003
Connie that is why patience is a virtue. Thank You for the lovely write.

tony
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/12/2003
i love this anacrostic...especially the last three lines...beautiful! (((HUGS))) and love, karla. :) happy st. patty's day to you!
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