The Crux


The current crux
so (in)conveniently thrust
upon us
this Christmas season:

Will we follow the Jesus
who conveniently brings us
a reindeer, a jolly old elf,
and one on a shelf,

Or the Jesus
who boldly called out sinners,
and loved them every day
beyond His dying day?

© 2013, Dr. Phil Bryant

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One response to “The Crux

  1. Dorothy bryant

    Thought provoking…thank you

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