~ Rope ~

I was struggling through life's journey
Holding on with my all.
If I relaxed upon this rope grip
I would stumble, surely fall.

I cried out to all who knew me,
"Help me hold on, please, don't you care?"
Then I waited for an answer.
No one called back-no one was there!

Then I called back unto my Savior,
"Help me Lord! What should I do?"
He took that fraying rope from me,
"Let go, my child, I'm here for you!"

Reluctantly, my grip I loosened.
Tenderly, I was embraced.
Mercifully my Savior caught me.
Holding me in love and grace.

Now if I should start to slip and stumble.
I'll utter not a single word.
I'll let go that rope hold to,
And fall into the arms of my dear Lord!!!

Lynn King 2005

Come unto me, all ye that labor
and are heavy laden and I shall give you rest.
Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me;
for I am meek and lowly in heart,
and ye shall find rest unto your soul
For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.

Matthew 12:28-30

Share This Page With Friends



Brought to you by www.spiritisup.com 2005