Hire
Writers
Editors
Home Tour About Read What's New Help Forums Join
My Account Login
Shop
Save
Support
E
Book
Store
Learn
About
Jesus
  

Four Ways For A Christian Writer To Win A Publishing Package HERE



The HOME for Christian writers! The Home for Christian Writers!



 
Poetry PLEASE ENCOURAGE THE AUTHOR BY COMMENTING

  LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE   SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE
  HIRE THIS WRITER
REPORT ARTICLE

 TRACK THIS AUTHOR ADD TO MY FAVORITES
corner
What's New
 
corner
 
Talent Search
by Cassie Memmer
01/03/06
For Sale
Author requests article critique


  Mail
 





Iíve been searching for a hidden talent that only I can do.
One inspiring and such a delight that will surely impress you.

Alas, Iíve looked high and low and nothingís to be found,
Perhaps I could borrow one of yours, if you have extras hanging around.

Could I borrow your talent for typing skills? I promise Iíll hit the right keys.
Oh, wait, look what Iíve already done, every word that Iíve typed has Zís!

Could I borrow your talent for styling hair? Itís always perfect and such a hit.
Well, I tried it and got in trouble, seems they didnít like it when I used spit!

Could I borrow your talent for piano playing? You make beautiful melodies.
The piano I tried must have been out of tune, it wouldnít LET me play the right keys!

I know, may I borrow your talent for cooking? Everyone love the dishes you make.
I tried my best to bake just like you, but everyone just got sick!

Perhaps I could borrow your talent for nursing, Iíve watched surgery on TV.
Oh, NO! The patients didnít like it when I used vinegar to clean their IV!

Maybe I could use your talent for building, you make houses pretty and strong.
I built mine up--it just took one day--but it fell, guess I did something wrong!

Could I borrow your talent for gardening? Your flowers always seem to thrive.
Well my plants all turned brown and brittle, but still looked better dead than alive!

Could I borrow your talent for racing cars, driving fast, earning all that cash?
Iím sorry, so sorry, I wrecked your car, it wasnít in my race plans to crash!

It seems I have no special talent to impress you with tonight,
And I canít seem to beg or borrow one that for me is just right.

But I donít have to impress Jesus, He accepts me, talents or not.
ďJust as you are,Ē He said, ďI love you, and with a price you have been bought.Ē

So I guess youíll have to accept me too and love me as I am,
Because I am worth more than talents, for Iíve been purchased by the Lamb!



Cassie Memmer © April 5, 1997

If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! TRUST JESUS NOW

Read more articles by Cassie Memmer or search for articles on the same topic or others.


Read More - Free Reprints, Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program. Christian writers can JOIN US at FaithWriters for Free. Grow as a Writer and help spread the Gospel.


The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.

Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed
Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer
 
corner
Corner
This article has been read 1487 times     < Previous | Next >


Member Comments
Member Date




TRUST JESUS TODAY











Free Audio Bible
500 Plus Languages
Faith Comes By Hearing.com