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Oh God, My God
by Jackie S Brooks
Tuesday, July 08, 2003

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Talking to God.

Oh God, My God

Oh God, My God
What had You in mind
When first You planned my birth;
For what purpose did You bind
My life down here on earth?

To long I strayed
from childhood faith;
and followed my own path;
Chasing some elusive wraith
oblivious of God's wrath.

My life You watched
Through all those years
and in my moments of despair;
You knew my pain, shared my tears
Protected me from evils' snare.

Oh God, My God
Your hand You stayed
and in Your mercy waited;
When in time, to You I prayed
In me was new life created.

And now, My God
I walk with You,
Worldly longings rendered hollow;
Because Your Word I know is true
Your chosen path I follow.

Jackie S Brooks
8th July 2003

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Reviewed by Denise Nowakowski 5/29/2006
Jackie, congratulations. Thank you for sharing this with the world. It is a journey with God.. if we would all try to follow. Denise
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 7/9/2003
Jacqueline, it is great that you have found and are on the right path. Most of us lose our way and few find it again. Bill
Reviewed by Brittany Renée 7/8/2003
Good faith; good walk; good choice; good poem!

Warm Love
*Brittany Renee*
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader) 7/8/2003
Wow...nicely done...a very god write! I enjoyed this one!
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 7/8/2003
Wonderful faith! Good write!

May Lu a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 7/8/2003
Beautiful sentiments to God! :) (((HUGS)))
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