Doubt Not

( By Jan Phillips )

I do not doubt God
For he is the Great I AM,
He can do all things
In spite of man.

He knew before
That His son would die,
And He did it anyway
He does not lie.

I doubt myself
Because He gave me freewill,
Knowing what I would do
I know not still.

Could I give up all things earthly
For a God so good?
I hope so,
Do you think I should?

God set up boundaries
Which He can cross,
If He so desires
And it’s no great loss.

I don’t know what I’m prepared to give
To save a life even His,
Could I give a grandchild if He asked me to,
I don’t know, it’s a quiz.

I’m not as loving as my God
He gave His Son for mankind’s sake,
I doubt what I would do
I guess I’m a real flake.

I think I better get on my knee
And pray that God can forgive me,
For not loving Him enough
And being too blind to see,
That the only doubt is within me.

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About Jan P

I was born and raised and still live in the great state of Oklahoma in the U.S.A. I live in Oklahoma City and have lived her for over 40 years. Came from a small town in eastern Oklahoma. I was raised on a farm as my daddy was a sharecropper. I worked for the Department of Defense for over 30 years. I am now retired and trying to catch up on all the things I didn't get to do when I worked. I have written poetry for many years, but only recently started writing more since I have found a place where others can enjoy reading it as much as I enjoy writing it.

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