At any rate, we ought to run from sin the same way that I stay away from caterpillars, or at least try to shun it. Yep, we need to treat it just like that! If we do happen to get caught up in sin, then we know that we have an advocate with the Father. All we have to do is repent and ask for forgiveness. Right?
You know, I was talking to you about my moon lilies, well in the same way that they attract that caterpillar, we attrack the adversary. Sometimes the attack on us is so vicious that we reel under the assault. As Christians, we must be emitting a sweet smelling savor that the adversary just has to have, even though, it will not be as sweet if he gets his tentacles into us. Still, he likes trying. I like to say, like the old folks used to, that misery loves company. He knows where he is going at the end of time and he is trying to take as many with him as he can.
Recap. In this life, because of the adversary, it will get rough sometimes. Just you keep your hands in the faithful hands of the Lord, and he will make everything alright. Keep going; don't stop. Keep blooming and sending up that sweet smelling savor for the Lord. He will handle all else.
Anguish will be long gone
It will live someplace else
Because joy will have moved in
And found itself a new home.
Doing What I Can, While I Can,
Aside - Is there any meaning under the obvious in this poem? Is Until a good title for this piece? Before you say, "No," I will tell you that yes it is. Now, can you figure out why that is a fitting title for this piece?