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We Need to Read and Obey God's Word
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By James Pemberton
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We Need To Read And Obey God's Word!


 I sometimes watch the daily news.

I hear about different stories

 and views.


I can't help but to wonder

 when some complain.

Their beliefs aren’t accepted,

 but contained.


Much of what others say,

 brings a concern...

When it comes to God's word, 

many haven’t learned.


While often, they speak of

tolerance in their living...

Only their view...

Is what they’re giving.


If you disagree with them. 

You're called a right winger.

While they march to the

 same drum beat and singer.


I don't mean to spread a picture

of "doom and gloom."

But a "day of judgment" is

coming very soon!


 God's word is what many ignore...

What’ll you say,. when God

 knocks at your door?


What will your view be when

 God calls your name?

Will you come to him,

 or complain?


You'll be by yourself at

God's judgment day!

When your name is called. 

What will you say?


God's word says; "My love for

you will never end."

Allow his word to guide you 

and be your friend!


By Jim Pemberton    (c) 2017

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Submitted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Last Updated: Saturday, April 1, 2017

About the Poet
I and my wife have 4 grown children and currently live in the Pacific Northwest. I've spent much of my life doing volunteer work in the food distribution for the needy among local churches. Many of the poems I've written are a reflection of times of adversity as a reminder of God's love and faithfulness. I've found many opportunities to share my poems with those who are hurting and discouraged. I'm thankful for the reports of many of the poems touching people's lives. I hope that the poems included on Wordchimes will touch and bless your life too!

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