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True Neighbor

Many days have we lived together, O John, the chief cook! I am weary of hunger, And you have food and water. Are you truly my neighbor? Then give me a morsel. Many months have we known each other, O Peter, the great tailor! I am walking around naked, And you have clothes and thread. Are you truly my neighbor? Then sew me a dress. Here at your door post Have I sat for years, O James, the Physician! I am sick and dying, And you have the drugs. Are you truly my neighbor? Then wash and bind my wounds, That I may be made whole. (Read 1John 3:16-18)

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Date: 8/25/2016 12:03:00 PM
Great work. Thank you for sharing. I'm enjoying your poems. W
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