Friday, February 3, 2012

Requests and Answers

I asked God for strength
that I might achieve.
I was made weak,
That I might learn to obey.

I asked God for health,
that I might do great things.
I was given  infirmity,
that I might do better things.

I asked God for riches,
that I might be happy.
I was given poverty,
That I might be wise.

What do you ask God for?


Carolyn K Knefely said...

A teaCup!

T = time
e = encourgement
a = acceptance
C = Christ's
u = uplifting
p = presence.

Ellen Andersen said...

Wow. I've never heard that before. I like it!

Edie Melson said...

Every day I have to ask God for His guidance. When I go my own direction it's usually a disaster. Thanks for the reminder!