Forgetfulness – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)

Another day, angry,

angry at my family,

my friends,

the world,

at you,

at me,

blood boiling over

in the name

of selfish devotion,

under the vacant tent and banner

of self righteousness

as I beat my chest

like the Pharisee,

forgetting that my Lord

died for that tax collector,

my family,

my friends,

the world,

for you,

for me–

paid with blood not boiling

in rage

but a pure love,

a love that opened

the tomb

and swallowed up death

in victory,

giving

forgiveness and life

for all

for more from C.D., click on over: https://cdandersblog.wordpress.com/


But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

Romans 5:8 (NKJV)

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