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The Cancer of Compromise





The Cancer of Compromise


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The creeping cancer of compromise
Starts with a focus on ones self.
Too eager to please the world,
We put conviction on a shelf.

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Deluded with the notion that
The world will be satisfied,
With one small decision at a time
We watch our witness crucified.

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We destroy our credibility
By compromising our belief.
We cause the ones who trust us
Enormous pain and grief.

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Spiritual compromise will not
Offer joy or obtain peace
Instead, we're siding with the world
And our problems will increase.

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It happens to too many hearts
Hardened by this sneaky sin...
Compromising with the world until
The world sucks one back in.

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We must not look back or dwell
Upon our former life.
Remember how the Lord saved Lot
But did not spare his wife.

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We've been awarded another chance...
We've gone into remission.
We can't let worldly disease
Divert us from our vision.

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God, by His Grace, has rescued us
By the Cross of Calvary.
We cannot compromise His Word
Or treat it frivolously.

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Let's stand steadfast in the Truth...
Tell the world we've cut the cord.
Then pray that it would follow us
As we follow the Lord.

  Lovingly,
(c) Doris Jacobs-Covington
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"And I will punish the world for
their evil, and the wicked for
their iniquity; and I will cause
the arrogancy of the proud to
cease, and will lay low the
haughtiness of the terrible."
Isaiah 13:11

"Let no man deceive himself. If
any man among you seemeth to be
wise in this world, let him become
a fool that he may be wise.
For the wisdom of this world is
foolishness with God. For it is
written, He taketh the wise in
their own craftiness."
1 Corinthians 3:18-19
 

















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