Gods Plan# Covid 19

Gods Plan# Covid 19

I wonder if God had a plan.
to force us, with his mighty hand.
Sending us all to our rooms
Because we can’t obey the rules.
have we all destroyed our planet,
By our greed and selfish manner,
Seeking things that just don’t matter.

Is this a lesson to be learned,
to care more for our precious world,
Have we forgot life’s simple pleasures,
forgot to show respect, and help each other.
Is this  Gods plan for global filtering,
To mend our ways, and change our thinking.

Do we need our fancy cars,
Holidays to far off lands,
Do we need large sums of money,
it will never buy us loving.

Do our kids miss vital nurturing,
Because Mum and Dad are both out working.
those takeaways, that get delivered,
Because we got too lazy to make our dinners.
Are we talking, without giving,
will we ever be forgiven?

Has God called us all to court,
Judge and Jury for us all.
Now he has slammed down his hammer,
What then will his verdict be.
Guilty all: if not in one way, then another.
Sentence: must take more care of our planet.

About the author

ElaineL79
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I have two sons, and 1 daughter, plus three grandchildren ,I work part time but can’t wait ,to retire. I like to write poems ,usually inspired by an event in my life.. I like calligraphy but am not to good at it but keep practicing.. I also enjoy travelling. And socialising with my friends and family..

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Irene Kerr
8th Apr 2020
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We are all thinking the same thing Elaine may we come through this more enlightened not entitled - stay safe x Irene Kerr
ElaineL79
8th Apr 2020
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Let's hope so Irene., lessons to be learned I think. You stay safe also. Thanks for your comments. X
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Very thought-provoking Elaine 🙂
ElaineL79
7th Apr 2020
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Yes you tend do a lot of thinking, when you are confined to the house. Stay safe.. Sally.

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