Lind: Where help is always available
In today's "Neighbors" column, Bob shares a reader's poem for the era of the coronavirus.
The coronavirus just doesn’t go away.
Well, a poem Jim Hebert, Fargo, wrote and sent to “Neighbors,” tells where help is available.
Here is Jim’s poem:
“The Doctor Divine”
Heavenly Father, I come before You
Today in need of hope.
These are times when I feel weak,
Times that I feel I can’t cope.
I need hope for a better future,
Hope for a better life,
I pray for love and kindness,
And an end to sadness and strife.
The sky is at its darkness,
Just before the dawn.
I trust this is Your will, God,
Yet everything seems gone!?
I really need Your light, Lord,
In the days ahead.
It is all according to Your will,
Otherwise, I’m dead!
I want to go on living,
I ask for your mercy now;
I pray an end to coronavirus,
In Jesus’ name — somehow!
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