Treasure Island

Joy Lovelet Crawford

(December 8th 1963 / Montego Bay, St. James, Jamaica. W.I)

Today is mine


Live this day completely, use it well
Extract its treasures, they are yours to spend
They have been given by the gracious hand of our Eternal Father
Changeless friend
Then let us rise and greet the morning freshness
With laughter in our hearts, as well as prayer
And savor every hour, like carefree children
At ease within the safety of His care

Today is mine to do with as I choose
Lord, Grant that I may always wisely use
Each passing hour, to brighten, warm and bless
To fill somebody’s world with happiness

Submitted: Wednesday, November 05, 2008

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