AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Nickolaus Pacione, iKellee Stone, iJeff Mason, iTygo Lee, iNicholas Coe, iSandy Lender, iDR FRED BELL, i

  Home > Inspirational > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Pearl Pennington Blevins

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Success story
· Books
· Poetry
· Stories
· Messages
· 24 Titles
· 159 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Jun, 2001

Pearl Pennington Blevins, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Severed Threads
by Kaylin kaylin@kaylinmcfarren.com

From award-winning author, Kaylin McFarren, comes an action-adventure romance guaranteed to capture your imagination and leave you craving more. ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Books by Pearl Pennington Blevins
Basic Principles
by Pearl Pennington Blevins
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Pearl Pennington Blevins
•  Happy Birthday Dad
•  A Soldier's Footprint
•  Seasons
•  Song: A Soldier's Footprint
•  Mama
           >> View all 21

The way things were meant to be!


                     
               Basic Principles


          Our constitution was written many years ago
               
The founding Fathers declared it so.
   
The laws of Government for the new land would be 
 Based upon the “Ten Commandments” for all to see.

    These basic principles would be taught in schools,
Where future generations would learn the Golden Rule
   W
riting, Arithmetic, and the Bible would be read,
Right from wrong would be taught and prayers said.

    
In courts across the land, Judges made the call,
        
On the written word that was fair to all.
       
A sentence of death for the accused crime;
  
“Give your life to God while there is still time!”

   
It is no wonder our children are confused today,
 
The constitution’s meaning has changed some say.
 
There is crime and destruction everywhere we look.
 
Our Nation is no longer based on “The Good Book.” 

 
It is very plain to see that changes are being made
    
To the foundation that was so carefully laid
 
No peace can be found where there is moral decay
Without the Basic Principles, there is no hope for today!

                       

     
 

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Barbara Terry 8/29/2007
Thank you Pearl. I am happy to see that there are still good Chrisitan people in the world, who are not hypocrites to the word of the Good Book. The United States Constitution is a one of a kind, based loosely on the principles of the Magna Carta.

If the judges who interpret our laws, would interpret them for everyone, and not just a select few, then we would have decent laws. Prayer should be brought back into our schools, as well as the Pledge Of Allegiance. Sing America The Beautiful, and live with respect for one another. Let "...for spacious skies, for amber waves of grain, for purple mountains majesty" have real meaning instead of just words in a song, and let America The Beautiful reign as a nation instead of a divided set of notions.

May the Lord Jesus bless you, and those whom you love, and be with you always, and at your side constantly. With much love in my heart, joy to the world, peace on earth, & ((((((((((MANY WONDERFUL SISTERLY HUGGGGSSSS)))))))))), sister Barbie
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 3/25/2006

The Poet has expressed the reasons in the "Basic Principles", and
a poem has been delivered.

Wise thoughts can be developed through the "Basic Principles", and one can find reasons to stand for JUSTICE everywhere.

Keep on posting Your pearls, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader) 2/3/2005
Absolutely! Power packed Beautiful Poem! Great message. Say this one Strong and Loud. Thank You Pearl!
I hope soon all will see they messed up BIG Time!! Open baby blues and insrt common sense and brain! Somethings gotta be done instead of undone as they are doing! Perfect Pearl.
Thank You
Love Tracey xoox
Reviewed by T. Emilie Dybevik (Reader) 9/14/2003
Excellent activistic prose! Think they started having problems in school when they took the Bible out. Great work. I really understood your message here.

Thanks,
Emilie
Popular Poetry (Inspirational)
  1.  Love Can Never Be Measured
  2.  My Journey
  3.  Imagine
  4.  HOLD ON!
  5.  A CROWN
  6.  Your Love Remains
  7.  Abundance
  8.  Going Home
  9.  I Am Who Always Was
  10.  True Enough!

Children's Stories Volume 2 by Janice Scott

This second volume of short stories is again suitable for children and adults, since the stories can be read at more than one level. ..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.