NOTE: I wish to thank Pastor Sherman Isbell and Mrs. Anna Renkema for helping me improve this poem.
Posted byBrian G. Najapfour
I fully know that I must pray, Not just at times, but every day. But the sin That dwells in me, Makes praying A difficult activity. I enjoy more Doing other things, Than kneeling down Before my King. I pray out of duty And with hypocrisy, Not with delight, And for God’s glory. Truly to prayer I’m naturally allergic, Left to myself, My life will be tragic! O my Lord, With Thy disciples I say, “Jesus Christ, Please teach me to pray