Treasure Island

Joseph James Breunig 3rd

(Bangor, Maine (USA))

Poem: A Serving of Proverbs 16


The best way to demonstrate wisdom,
is speak with kindness and insight.
Develop the habit of faith and prayer
to truly strengthen one’s inner light.

Hidden intentions of men’s hearts,
are plainly visible before the Lord.
Honorable actions with Godly answers
show how one remains in holy accord…

from committing one’s life unto Him.
Understanding self’s true motivation,
while allowing God to guide one’s steps,
can prevent pride’s complete destruction.

Although we’re to be stewards of this Earth,
we're not shackled and are able to freely roam,
for application of God’s Word continually…
yields blessings sweeter than the honeycomb.

Submitted: Thursday, May 02, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Author Note:

Loosely based on:
Prov 16; Titus 1: 7-9; 1 Cor 4: 1; 1 Pet 4: 10

Learn more about me and my poetry at:
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By Joseph J. Breunig 3rd, © 2013, All rights reserved.

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