Away

He’s snatching seed from long the path.
He’s nipping at our heals.
He watches sprouts grow up too fast.
Away God’s Word he steals.

He watches as the Word gets choked
By competition’s cares.
He whispers, he accuses us.
Away the tempter’s dares.

Inspired by “The Parable of the Sower”
Mark 4:1-20

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7 thoughts on “Away

  1. And though the ravens and the thorns
    might do away with most
    The well-soiled seeds which are not torn
    will grow into a host…

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