Petite ABC Prayer

This is from an old file, 2013 ~

Another

Blessing to beg

Could You, would You?

Dare I ask for

Even a

Fairly wee one

God?

Half would do

I won’t demand more than my due

Just small, a

Kind of

Little grace, Lord

Mercy, to see me through this

No-good night

Of bleak old thoughts that

Pelt and plague me

Quite as though

Reserved for

Such a season, soul in mutinous

Treason, tempted to think prayer

Useless unguent, mere

Vanity.  O! vexed am I, beset by

Woe…I’ll make my request

X-S, petite…and

Zealously praise You gratefully.

Philippians 4:6-7, Berean Study Bible

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.…

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