Wait your turn


When you ask,

the good Lord,

the light on you,

to shine.

Because, trouble’s,

come to visit,

well, perhaps,

it’s not your time.

But, do not,

lose the faith,

in that,

of which, you know.

For, like all things,

they come, and then,

they go.

Do not, despair,

in any way,

when life,

has you down.

He’ll smile,

again, upon you,

when your turn,

comes, around.

Jack Downing

June 2009


About poemsandponderings

Hearth and Health are wonderful things and if you're without either such sorrow that brings So I cannot express enough thanks to my Lord and to my family and friends for the support you afford! ~Jack Downing~
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4 Responses to Wait your turn

  1. Jackie Paulson 1966 says:

    Great poem. Those who wait upon the Lord will Rise up.

  2. Beth Ann says:

    Love this, Jack! Gonna print it out!!! Thanks for sharing!

  3. Beth Ann says:

    I am so glad to be your biggest fan!!! Yippee!!! The other animal clip you sent me still has me laughing! I sent it to a bunch of people and they are passing it on, too. Gotta laugh in all the seriousness of the world sometimes!!!

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