WordChimes poetry chimes
Chime Of The Day
Poetry Chimes
Newest Poems
Featured Poet
Poet Chimers
Child Chimes
Blog
Chime Links
ENC--Class of '55
WordChimes Founder Quentin Clingerman
Contact Us
 
 
 

What Kind Of Life Have I Lived?
Viewed Last 24 Hours: 0 time

By James Pemberton
Other Poems by James Pemberton



 



What Kind of LIfe Have I Lived?



 



During this past year, 



 what have I achieved?



And think about the things



 I received!



 



I think about the trials and mountains



 that have arisen…



What kind of life, have I given?



 



The times we’ve had together.



As a family normally would.



There are things I wanted to accomplish,



that I knew I could!



 



But there’s one thing most important



 that is a reminder…



What’s done for God is what I call



 the “ultimate decider!”



 



The treasures that I have in heaven,



are more precious than gold.



And will be a blessing to future



generations untold.



 



There are blessings from God,



  that  I’ve gained…



  I have very little room



to complain!



 



As this next year is before me,



and shall soon appear…



I know the coming of my Lord draws ever so near!



 



May I make plans to live with my beautiful Lord.



In heaven, may I seek to have my treasures stored…



 



Only in Christ … Will I find true



joy and contentment…



May I let go of any unforgiveness or resentment!



 



Thank you my Lord  for everything



 that you’ve given!



You’ve blessed us and are the



 reason I’m  livin’!



 



By Jim Pemberton   (c) 2013



Timely Comments on this Poem

No comments currently exist for this poem.

Submit Your Comment

(will be kept private)
Comment:



Please enter the code above into the box below:


Submitted: Thursday, August 22, 2013

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013

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!


Other Poems by James Pemberton

Currently Playing:


[Add Your Poem]

[Chime Of The Day] [Poetry Chimes] [New Chimes] [Poet Chimers] [Blog] [Chime Links] [ENC--Class of '55] [Home]