Heavens grocery store

I was walking down life’s Highway a long time ago
One day I saw a sign that read, “ Heaven’s Grocery Store”.
As I got a little closer the door came open wide.
And when I came to myself, I was standing just inside.

I saw a host of Angels, they were standing everywhere.
One handed me a basket, and said, “My child, please shop with care”
Everything a Christian needed was in that Grocery Store.
And all you couldn’t carry you could sure come back for more.

First I got some patience. Love was in the same row.
Further down was understanding you need it wherever you may go.
I got a box or two of Wisdom, a bag or two of Faith.
I just couldn’t miss The Holy Ghost, for it was all over the place.

I stopped to get some Strength and Courage to help me on this race.
By then my basket was getting full, but I remembered I needed Grace.
I didn’t forget Salvation, for Salvation that was free!.
So I tried to get enough of that to save both you and me.

Then I started up to the corner to pay my bill.
For I thought I had everything to do my Father’s will.
But as I went up the aisle I saw Prayer and I just had to put that in.
Peace and Joy were plentiful; they were on the last shelf.
Song and Praise were hanging near, so I just helped myself.

Then I said to the Angel, “How much do I owe?”
He smiled and said, “just take your basket wherever you may go”.
Again I looked at him and said, “How much do I owe?”
He smiled again and said, “My friend, Jesus paid your bill long ago.”

From the living word library

Posted on December 12, 2007, in Bible, christian, Christian living, Christianity, Church, Encouragment, faith. Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

  1. Thanks Peaceful one. Remain blessed.


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  3. HI Bisi! How are you? This is so beautiful! Thanks for sharing! Love E

  4. This is very inspiring!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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