CAN A PERFECT LIFE (FOR US) EXIST?

Utopian life–can it be–

All break down eventually…

Even if so

Inner rivers flow,

Motives that no one else sees!

We are not perfect ourselves,

As any good newspaper tells…

Not even a few

‘Cause pride comes through,

And that shows evil in us dwells.

Many folks try,

But manipulate by and by…

Everyone taking power

Deception soon flowers,

In each and every eye!

–Jonathan Caswell

An Opinion Post

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About Jonathan Caswell

Poet, author, servant of God the Heavenly father and the Lord Jesus Christ...working out his salvation with fear and trembling. - Not trusting in his own deeds, but depending totally upon the finished sacrificial work of Jesus Christ to be, by God's reckoning, a new creature, clothed in Christ's righteousness...which mortal humankind can never attain by their own weak efforts, apart from faith in Christ's work on our behalf. - College-educated, yet wise enough to see that what a man does will not be his ultimate identity nor affect how God sees him or her. - Called by God to do a very difficult thing...apart from God's grace, mercy and strength...to love the sinner (which we all--by nature--are) but hate the sin, which is only paid through Christ, God's Son, - My own God-given gift is that of being a Poet..showing that in all parts of life...God has a loving part in it...as hard as that is to always understand or perceive...given life's realities! Come join me on my journey of discovery?.

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