Man and woman.
He created us in
The design He had in mind:
The Human race.
We exist for the glory and edification of our Maker.
God create my biology to demand a counterpart,
an opposite equal,
that both satisfies and multiplies
Unfortunately, the reality of sin has perverted the design
to include deviations that prefer to consume me.
In a culture that cultures my appetite to indulge in
It appears that even sects of this
will perpetuate a
hedonistic approach to salvation.
One cultivated to mollify
oppose to crucify
It's a feel good faith
that alleviates the pressure
to submit to a Master who knows
and would hold
to a higher standard.
A Savior who knows that
heart is deceitful above all things
and out of it are the issues of life.
curated a Christianity that
was comfortable with like many before
discovered it easier to manipulate the scriptures so that
colored complacency profound.
This "new faith" only challenged
what secular society has cautiously ordained grey,
agency to modify the expectations of my Creator.
So though no one likes a liar,
There are some lies that can be excused.
It's a badge of honor to make a nun blush,
but her standards are something to be admired,
sorted through God's mandates
and chose only to adopt those principles
that were perceived as honorable to men.
To be only more forgiving,
and more generous than my contemporaries
closer to a Heaven
the moment I deemed my own altar
sufficient to worship at.
I failed to understand that,
any faith not based in the reconciliation of my soul to Christ
No matter how well I can quote scriptures.
This newfound belief in
meant that my god
My biology betrayed by the sin in
So I repent.
For do I now persuade (me)n, or God?
or do I seek to please (me)n?
for if I yet pleased (me)n
I should not be the servant of Christ.
No man can serve two masters
for either he will hate the one,
and love the other;
or else he will hold to the one
and despise the other
lay me down
before the cross,
to serve my Creator.
I lay me down and surrender to my Maker.
Choosing to let Christ reign in me.
Greater is He that is in me
that is in the world.