louis rams

Rookie - 274 Points (09/13/1943 / new york city)

Human Frailties


My mind is weak, my body is strong
These two together do not belong.
I try to follow the path that I know is right
But I know I am losing this fight.
I find myself falling down because lust and greed are all around
How do I strengthen myself when I am weak?
That is when- GOD I seek.
I say a little silent prayer, because I know that he will hear.
It matters not where I may be
I know that he listens to me.
He is our strength, our salvation, and I’ll give him my dedication.
I am but a mere man with all human frailties
And that is something that he does see.
He knows that we cannot be like him, for he is GODS son
But his words can be done.

Submitted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Edited: Friday, January 17, 2014
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Human Frailties by louis rams )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Marbella Marbella, James coupland
  2. Now Or Never, Marites C. Cayetano
  3. dance, Cee Bea
  4. Happy Halloween, Natarajan Ramaseshan
  5. I Saw You, But Could Not Say I Love You .., Bijay Kant Dubey
  6. Honour Killing, Whose Honour, Where's Ho.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  7. The Seminar Activity, Bijay Kant Dubey
  8. A Story of a thousand Hopes, clawdea benat
  9. gLoW hideing OfF iN2 thE sUnsEt, sEaN nOrTh
  10. Absence, Ibrahim Nasrallah

Poem of the Day

poet Sara Teasdale

I would live in your love as the sea-grasses live in the sea,
Borne up by each wave as it passes, drawn down by each wave that recedes;
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. If, Rudyard Kipling
  2. I Would Live In Your Love, Sara Teasdale
  3. November, Thomas Hood
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. "Hope" is the thing with feathers, Emily Dickinson
  8. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. A Character, William Wordsworth

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]