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Always Seek God First

A man can suffer many things
And yet be left unchanged.
He goes through all the lessons,
Never learning. Isn’t that strange?

Does he not wish to live life well?
And be happy with his lot.
But he fights and kicks against the goads
And never...

by Richard Groff

added 1 day ago
Joy; A Good Wife

With all of your working
And trying and striving;
You barely get back
What you need for surviving.
Everything under the sun is dissolved
And all the false prophets
Still say we evolved.

Open the book, put it back in the schools!
And stop...

by Richard Groff

added 5 days ago
A Happy Dog with no Tail Wagging

Once I had a tale to tell
But then it was cut-off.
A tale of one more feeble man
Adrift among the lost.

He could not lift his head
To breathe amidst this raging sea.
But then he cried out to the Lord!
And Jesus set him free.

No more...

by Richard Groff

added 12 days ago
Children of the Promise

Children of the promise rarely live an easy life.
Instead its marked by suffering and has its fill of strife.
One day is very pleasant as your promise fills the room.
But other days are awful and they’re only filled with gloom.
The light breaks...

by Richard Groff

added 21 days ago
Andon Andon

Consider now the way of life
And what you really need.
Lift up your eyes and look around;
Get off your feeble knees.
The trees and animals work together;
To provide for each ones needs.
The trees produce the air they breathe
And all the fruit...

by Richard Groff

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Great flow, good rhythm. Truth and love ❤️ are all that matters in this life. Comfort and love can be found in Jesus. Keep up the good work.

17 days ago

It has a good flow. The reader can feel the pain that was held inside for way too long.

19 days ago

I wrote that page in my book too.

19 days ago

I just realized that you were born on the day I graduated from high school. I love your poetry.

19 days ago

If you don't follow Jesus I would be very surprised.

19 days ago

That's beautiful

19 days ago

I like it. It paints

19 days ago

Good flow

22 days ago

I liked it. I'm an old man to. I can relate.

22 days ago

I hate

24 days ago

You have great faith. I hear the crickets all the time, in season and out.

24 days ago

Thank you for these words of encouragement.

1 year ago

Because it just goes that way.

1 year ago

It spoke to me today. Because I have been there in the past. And even this to has come to pass.

1 year ago

I chose this poem because I love the Truth. Jesus is the Way, the Truth and the Life. All his promises are yes and amen in Christ.

1 year ago


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