Chill Out Already!

Caught up in the cares of the world, overwhelmed by life,  
Hard-working from early in the morning until late at night.
Insanity reigns while the business storms swirl, enraged.
Losers are left behind!  I need to stay focused and engaged.
Leaping on every opportunity, driving with no real purpose;
Annoyed with everyone around you as you reject their service.
Xeroxing everything to cover your tracks—constantly worried;

Always slaving in fast-forward mode, overworked and hurried.
Looking at the doctor incredulously as she conveys the bad news:
Rocking your world as your mind races, What am I going to do?
Ending your busy madness and replacing it with another flavor:
Afflicted with one of the worst things in the world: I have cancer.
Determined now to listen to your friend from the "crazy" church:
You better chill out already and get right with God: lesson learned.


--bro. tim pickl   
Sunday April 6, 2014 A.D.

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