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Running toward the Goal


I have not reached my goal,
Because a mortal soul;
Since it is not perfect,
For my years of neglect.

But Jesus has been bold,
As He has taken hold;
Encourage me to run,
Until completely done.

I struggle on the way,
Being enticed to stray;
But I still look ahead,
Towards Christ the Lord instead.

I forget what is behind,
Since erased from my mind;
Since it is forgiven,
For my run to Heaven.

For Jesus is my friend,
And waiting at the end;
Since He will have my prize,
When I reach my demise.

Richard Newton Sherrer

Copyright 2007 Richard Newton Sherrer

 







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