But we do. We always do.
Even Jesus...Why have You forsaken me?
The answer, of course, though it may be hard to take, is that this world is not our 'reward'; the reward comes later.
This is our test, and there's only one question, to which there's only one answer.
Choose life, even if you're dying. (And the Five Minute Friday writing prompt this week is...wait for it...life.)
There are times I wonder
why it all went wrong.
What became of summer,
and what became of song?
What of the bright tomorrow,
the bright unfettered sky?
Why did the man of Sorrows
ordain that I must die?
The answer's found at Calvary
three crosses standing tall,
and there is no mystery,
for He explained it all.
How you die is how you live,
and what you gain is what you give.
Music from Mandisa, with He Is With You. God, I need this now. I am so very, very frightened. The tumours are out of control, an beyond repair.
Thanks to Carol Ashby, Blessed Are The Pure Of Heart is back on Kindle, and will be available in paperback soon.
Friends are everything. I couldn't have done it.
Below are my recent releases on Kindle -please excuse their presence in the body of the blog. I haven't the energy to get them up as 'buttons' in the sidebar. You can click on the covers to go to the Amazon links.