It’s Been Years

It’s Been Years

It’s been years
Since I’ve seen you.

And now, through my tears,
I think of the past.
How I was wandering in sin,
Lost, wrong on the path.

 

 

‘Till I met you
And you told me about Him
How He died for me on Calvary
For all of my sin.

 

 

 

And you pulled me up
From the Water I came.
That released all my guilt
And my shame.

 

 

 

I may see you here again or not,
But what joy we shall share
‘Cause I’ll see you in Heaven.
We’ll spend eternity there.

 

 

It’s been years
Since I’ve seen you.

— Charles B. Mayes
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Other poems are available by the same author in a chapbook titled, A New Year Resolution and Other Poems (including The Missionaries) by Charles B. Mayes.  It contains 22 poems.

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