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As I Shall Wish at the End I’d Done

  Based on a prayer by Thomas a Kempis

What a day brings forth, who can tell?
So let me live as it were my last,
Indeed, might toll the grieving bell
Before this sun is gone and past.

Cause me now to live this day,
As I shall wish at the end I’d done;
When comes my time to steal away,
Let my regrets be few — or none! Continue reading

Not wishing for the past nor living in a fantasy world

Let us not wish for things of the past or that things were different than they are now, O Lord, but let us make ourselves, by the power of your Spirit, into the people that we ought to be.

Change our hearts, so that our lives may not only improve for ourselves and bless others, but give you glory as people see you work in us. Continue reading