Welcome to Pause for Poetry featuring a poem, Heavenly Treasures, written by my writer-friend, Frances Gregory Pasch.
Dear Jesus, You have shown me
By Your guidance and Your love,
The things that I must strive for
Are the things that are above.
They’re the only things that matter.
They’re the only things of worth.
For when I die I cannot take
My treasures stored on earth.
So help me, Lord, to concentrate
On ways to love and share.
Show me where I’m needed
Let others know I care.
Don’t let the devil fill my mind
With thoughts of fear and dread,
Just let me feed upon Your Word
And trust in You instead.
Frances Gregory Pasch
Frances Gregory Pasch’s devotions and poems have been published hundreds of times in devotional booklets, magazines, and Sunday school papers since 1985. Her writing has also appeared in several dozen compilations. Frances’ latest book, Greater Than Gold is available on Amazon. Her first book, Double Vision: Seeing God in Everyday Life Through Devotions and Poetry, which was published when she was eighty years old, is also available on Amazon. Frances has been leading a women’s Christian writers group since 1991 and makes her own holiday greeting cards incorporating her poetry. She and her husband, Jim, have been married since 1958. They have five sons and nine grandchildren. Contact her at http://www.francesgregorypasch.com.Leave a comment below to share your thoughts on the subject. If you think others would appreciate reading this, please share it through the social media buttons. You can find my March Inspire a Fire post here. Please stop by and read it. I wish you well. Sandy Please sign up to receive posts every Tuesday and Thursday. Thanks!