Onward We Go

I have been on this journey for a long time.
As long as I have Jesus I am fine.
Every day I sing and pray.
No longer on this earth do I wish to stay.
I will not give up or give in even when the tears flow.
I have a destination and onward I go.

I have made a reservation.
Heaven in my destination.
I will take from this earth no treasure.
God will bless me without measure.
I am not afraid to die.
When I leave this earth I will fly.
Homeward bound will I be.
Where my Jesus I shall see.

We all go through trials and tribulation all over the nation.
We should never give in, but fight against sin.
Times are hard and tough.
We will make it through with Jesus who strengthens us.
We must spread the love of Jesus all across the land.
We, God’s people must take a stand.
When our journey here comes to an end our life would have only began.

We have made our reservation.
Heaven is our destination,
We will take from this earth no treasure.
God will bless us without measure.
We will not be afraid to die.
When we leave this world we will fly.
Homeward bound will we be.
Where our Jesus we will see.

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I am 44 years old and my spouse is Darrell Counts, we met when we were in High School and started dating when I was 16 and he was 19. We were married when I was 18 and he was 22. We have some great times and some very sad times, but with the help of our savior Jesus Christ we are getting through. I have bee attending college for several years now, I have an Associates Degree in Business Administration w/c in Computer Information Systems. I currently attend Everest University working toward a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Programming and I am currently looking for work. My hobbies are writing Christian Poetry (I have one book published "Walkng in God's Love" and another book finished; but not published yet. I enjoy reading a good Christian novel and watching Christian based movies like Courageous, the Grace Card. I love bowling and going out to a good movie with the hubby or friends. My main goal in life is to serve my Savior to the best of my ability and to make a difference in everything I do for his glory, not mine!
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Nadeem Qazilbash
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Its nice to have this confirmed reservation in heaven. No chance of any overbooking or system error, try it, its a good secure feeling.

Lee
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Good poem, good message. The third stanza has excellent cadence and rhyme. I enjoy your work.

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