Teaching My Spirit to Dance
Suicide doesn’t water down faith with
flowery prose about God.
I take my doubts to the mat and wrestle
with who He is.
Depression is the resistance between
my will and Yours, God.
Sacrifice, daily dripping sweat,
as I work out belief on the gym floor ofÂ reality.
Muscles cry out through the strain of discipline.
But still, You coach me beyond what
I think I can accomplish. “Just one more breath!”
Shaping and toning my soulÂ into Your image.
Turning heads with a foxy endurance
that is not of this world!