Our Daily Bread

     With human nature being what it is…. Always craving more, more, more, even our prayers are not exempt! Hope you enjoy this.


Our Daily Bread

 Oh, give to us,

our daily bread,

of which, we will partake.

 And, if it’s not, too much to ask,

some meat for us,

and a sandwich, we will make.


Or perhaps, a bowl of soup,

in which to dunk,

the bread.

 Or maybe, meat and soup combine,

and we’ll have,

some stew, instead.


For, you know,

that we are never,

satisfied, with what we have.

 And if we could,

we’d dine upon,

the flesh of the golden calf.


 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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One Response to Our Daily Bread

  1. Beth Ann says:

    Oh my goodness—how true!!! I love it!!!

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