Daily Archives: October 9, 2015

IT’S FRIDAY. BUT SUNDAY’S COMING! Moved By Grace

Grace. man. Cross

In his poem, In A U-Haul North of Damascus, Georgia poet, David Bottoms, expresses the lament of the soul that cries for redemption and wonders if it’s worthy of grace.

Lord, what are the sins

I have tried to leave behind me? The bad checks,

the workless days, the scotch bottles thrown across the fence

and into the woods, the cruelty of silence,

the cruelty of lies, the jealousy,

the indifference? Continue reading

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