Well Done Good and Faithful Servant

Happiness to fear;
Oh my dear!
The writing is on the wall.
Will there be a fall?

Contact Daniel it would seem
to interpret the dream.
Arrogance and pride
led to a kingdom in divide

Things of this world are easily lost
but things of God forever last
so be humbled in behavior
accept Christ the Savior.

Focus more on the things of God,
observe natures beauty in awe,
read the Word,
observe and be stirred.

Many benefits if one listens
and attends to ones conviction.
Lessons are told;
valued like silver and gold.

Written on the wall
in words not so small,
“Well done good & faithful servant”
for you have been so fervent.

This day with God,
continue to be awed,
stay focused on His presence,
for all His omnipresence.

He is not distant but near;
it is very clear,
and may get our attention
in many ways to mention.

A brilliant sunrise,
a field of flowers and butterflies,
grapes growing on a vine,
or bathing us in warm sunshine.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poem by Mark Shields – © 02-19-2014
Inspired by The Writing on the Wall
Photo from Google Images

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About Mark Shields

Mark works in the Information Systems Department for an Insurance Company. He volunteers as a member of the media ministry team at his church and runs the 10:50 worship service computer. A few years ago, he started an on-line Bible study guide called “This Day with God Devotional”. He uses this as a tool in his journey through the Bible. We live in a very busy world with busy schedules so this tool has helped him continue with daily Bible reading and study. You’re invited to join him on this journey or check in every so often to read his thoughts.
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