Based on Matthew 19:16-22,
Jesus and the Rich Young Ruler.
Lord, what must I do?
What must I do to truly live,
to live forever?
There are better questions beloved
Better questions which bring better answers
How shall I love?
Honor the sacred gift of life
Honor committed relationships
Honor what belongs to others
Honor the truth
Who shall I love?
Honor the other
See the richness of God’s blessing
daily bread and daily companions
See the preciousness of life
all life, every life
Treasure people as God treasures you
especially those who are unlike you
especially those far from comfort and influence
Love them more
Love them most
Love your neighbor as yourself
Expand your soul
Open your arms
Empty your purse
Let nothing keep you from the fullness of love
Lord hear our prayer
Lord make it so
What Must I Do? © 2017 Lisa Ann Moss Degrenia
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