Showing posts from June 7, 2013

Slow Down

Slow down! Don’t rush life so fast! Childhood only lasts for so long, Don’t rush to get to a certain age, Or a certain grade, Or being able to do certain things, Enjoy the life you have when cares are nothing, Where there is no worry about bills, Or about heartache, Or hardships unknown, You can blink and it will be gone, Times go so quickly even when you don’t want it, Life goes fast enough, Listen to me! I know it isn’t something you want to hear, Or something you want to understand, And you think no one understands, What you have gone through, Or why you want to get to where you want, Or go where you want to go, Slow down! Don’t rush the life you have so fast! Don’t keep trying to do more, More than you need to at your age, Adulthood comes fast enough, Along with its responsibilities, Along with its difficulties, Along with its trials, Don’t give something up, Until you are older, I know the world has changed, And it

Unplugging From Life

When life is making things rough, And trials and tribulations are all you see, Sometimes that is the moment, When you need to unplug from your life, And seek God, Seek God through the rough and bright patches, Seek God when everything else doesn’t make sense, Seek Him when everything does, When your heart is heavy and weary, It’s time to rest in Him, Unplugging from your life, With its hustle and bustle, With its deadlines and goals, With the business of having a family, There is nothing wrong with all that, But there is time each day of our lives, That we should unplug, And come to Him, And seek Him over everything else, To give us strength and courage, To give us rest and comfort, To give us peace and ease, To handle this difficult life, There are always things all around us, That we cannot understand, Some things that break our heart, Some things that we cannot comprehend, That is when we really need to come, Come to seek