We Have Limited Time, Live the Right Choices! by Rev. Dr. Fred M. Lassonde
As the Old Saying goes "Here today and gone tomorrow!"
Ever wonder about your limited time here on Earth?
Believe it for History shows man dies after much sorrow
Each breath is numbered right from our Birth!
This World itself is passing away and will be made anew
That though is not a guarantee for the likes of me and you
It would be wise to number our days and to live soberly
Stop the selfishness, live pleasing to God, live properly
Your life style shows who you represent, what does yours show?
Are you living for God our are you Hell bent, where will you go?
Our short time in this world is not to be lived for self but for God
We are to bring Him Glory, that path is narrow but to Hell it is broad
Most people will never know Heaven because of what they choose
Limited time here on Earth, just what will you decide to do?
The wise will choose Jesus and they will win and not ever loose
The foolish will live for self, now which one are you?
Yes! We have a limited number of days and will choose one or the other
The time is coming when we all will answer for what we have done
The Sheep to the One Way and the Goats will go to another
Right here and right now is good time to decide which One?
For when gone and your number is up it will be all said and done
You would have chosen by how you live and what you have done
You would have either chosen the Lord Jesus or the Evil one
You can say one thing and yet live another, live for God or just fun?
Choose this day who you will serve, choose who you will represent
For we are Ambassadors here on Earth, either for God or the Devil
Your Lifestyle choices say a lot about whether or not your Hell bent
When your gone, your gone, will you Live for God or for Evil?
You cannot straddle the fence you choose One or the other
For Jesus said be hot or cold or He will spit you out sister and brother!
Now the Lord God is not slack concerning His promises and His rewards
You will get what you deserve if you do not live as if the Lords
For your heart is manifested as you make your choices here on Earth
You can say one thing and live another and not change from birth
For your lifestyle will show who you actually are no matter what you declare
So have conviction for Jesus, Live a life for Him, when the roll is called be there!
(P.S. The Lord Jesus does not like Hypocrisy!) ©Fred Monte Lassonde, 2014
Submitted on August 21, 2014
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