Am I Still in the Game?

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Am I still in the game?
It raced across my mind,
With my Coach
Am I still aligned?

When temptations come daily,
And sometimes I give in.
I didn’t plan to,
But I did it again.

But then I remember
Whose team I’m on.
The other side already defeated,
And mine victoriously won.

Through my Coach, Jesus,
This win I’ll keep,
I still am in the game.
The end line over I leap!

(Proverbs 3:5-6; Psalm 16:11)

                                 — Charles B. Mayes

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Are you still in the game?  It’s not easy following Christ, but the rewards are bountiful.

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