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A Purpose From Above

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A Purpose From Above

Secretly in my heart I am weary
Pondering a purpose from above
Even though I know God's love
This life at times has been teary

Has my life has been in vain
Lost in this place we call earth
I have been this way since birth
Wondering what keeps me sane

I count all my blessings in life
And to a stranger I openly smile
With hopes it stays there awhile
Helping those with their strife

So is this my purpose from God
Sending a little kindness and love
Coming from that big guy above
If this is his plan I feel flawed

Edward J Ebbs - 10-02-2011

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  1. Date: 10/5/2011 1:07:00 PM
    nice one Ed, welcome to the soup

  1. Date: 10/5/2011 8:07:00 AM
    Welcome aboard, Ed. My middle name is Edward. Your poem ponders some good points. I like its honesty in relating a person's feelings in life. I find praises to God is comforting when I need affirmation.

  1. Date: 10/2/2011 4:17:00 PM
    Very deep and meaningful, I smile back at you