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The Cross Of Christ...
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By James Pemberton
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The Cross Of Christ...


Many lost their

focus of the cross.

Often,  It's true meaning

 has been lost.


Many are happy in their

 own kind of way...

Not paying attention to what

 the cross has to say.


It's more than going on Sunday

 and singing a song.

It's the cross of Christ where

 our attention belongs.


A Godly life we must

seek to obtain.

Let’s remember the reason

 why Jesus came!


May we have a godly

repentance and sorrow.

Let’s look to the cross both

 today and tomorrow!


The cross of Christ needs

 to burn in us a desire.

Let’s lift up the name

 of Jesus much 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: Thursday, July 6, 2017

Last Updated: Friday, July 7, 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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