Poetry

I Went to Your Grave Today {A Poem}

Cemetery

I went to your grave today-

first time.

I wipe the snow

from the cold metal marker

bearing your name.

Tears flow

A hard day

Regret over words

I thought I had

more time to say.

The ground gives no answer

Story-filled stones stare in silence

So looking up to the Son I gaze.

You are not under the mound of dirt

with dead flowers and crushed bows.

You are in my heart.

Miss you, my friend.

I went to your grave today-

last time.

For you are not there

You are Home.

To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. -from 2 Corinthians 5:8

Today you will be with me in paradise. -from Luke 23:43

These promises from the Bible are true only for those who know Christ Jesus as their Lord and Savior.

If you want to know more about the good news of Jesus Christ and how to have saving faith in Him please watch this short video.

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