Gert Strydom

Freshman - 1,129 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

From before time


From before the beginning of time
You did already measure me out,
did determine my humanity and character.
You did know
when I would fall and stand up again
and if I do forget
Your love and sacrifices
I ask that You bring me back to You again.

Submitted: Thursday, September 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 05, 2013

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