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Let's Focus on the Cross!
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By James Pemberton
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Let’s Focus On The Cross!


Many have lost their

focus of the cross.

Often, It's meaning

 has been lost.


Many are prideful in their

 own kind of way...

Not paying attention to what

 Christ has to say.


It's more than going to church

 and singing a song.

It's the cross of Christ where

 our attention belongs.


A Godly lifestyle we must

seek to obtain.

Let’s think of why

Jesus came!


May we have a godly

repentance and sorrow.

Let’s focus on the cross

 today and tomorrow.


The cross of Christ needs

 to burn in a desire…

To lift up the name

 of Jesus higher!


If Christ is lifted up, he'll draw

 all men unto him.

So all can find the

 forgiveness of sin!


By Jim Pemberton   (c) 2017







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Submitted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Last Updated: Thursday, April 20, 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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