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Now, you

I looked for you
Yet, not as before
This time, sober
This time secure
I would have fallen before
I was caught in the allure
I was destructive then
But now, I've dealt with my sin
In my bowel, there's still a war
But my God, "help me endure"
You're a challenge to me, its true
You're worth that chance-see how I do
I'm making stepping stones of tripping blocks
I'm committed to what I was not
I know rejection will come
But if I don't stand in the gap
You won't be won
And the focus is now, you
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

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I am a nurse and a mother of three grown children. I have been writing poetry since I was a teenager. I love expressing myself on paper. I am a pastor's wife. We pastor a small church in Media, Pa. We are presently debating with a group of people on U-Tube who say that the world will end on May 21, 2011. Our U-Tube channel is, pastorBillandDesi more…

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