The Truth


I want you to know

I want you to see

But I cannot do it, ’cause He made you free

I tell you a truth

Of all that I know

But still, you reject it, say facts I must show

You say it’s not fair

It’s simply unjust

To have to believe, to say that you must

You say that I’m cruel

Or not very smart

I once was like you, ’til He changed my heart

Arrogant?  No

Nor judge of your soul

No claim to perfection, no heart black as coal

Love is the reason

I want you to see

Believing’s not bondage, it’s what sets you free

~~~~~

The truth rejected

Does not change it to be false

Seek and you will find

Into the Light
by Anne Sikes

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About Anne Sikes

"But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us." (2 Cor. 4:7) Sharing the journey through daily thoughts and struggles, examination of Scripture, poetry, music and art.
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3 Responses to The Truth

  1. pbaileysau says:

    Wow, good writing. I want to respond with more but you have left me speechless – not many people can claim this. 🙂

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