Hope Restored

Created

Beautiful, clean, pure.

The joy of two

Joined as one.

Joy fulfilled.

Ecstasy from Heaven.

A man and a woman

Together, complete.

Destroyed

Ugly, dirty, polluted.

The lust of many

Seeking for self.

Despair, complete.

Bondage from hell.

Men, women, many

Confused to death.

Redeemed

Joy, forgiveness, cleansing.

The purity of One

Dying for all.

Hope restored.

Freedom through Christ.

Anyone who believes,

     Alive forever!

S. Aken

“Consequently, just as the result of one trespass (Adam’s sin) was condemnation for all men, so also the result of one act of righteousness (Jesus’ death) was justification that brings life for all men.” Romans 5:18 (parentheses mine

Excerpt from”Butterflies, Biscuits and Rain” Available in e-book form. Click on the link in the bar -Books by Susan Aken.

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