Here’s the question:
Can we be like Jesus –
I mean really like Jesus?
Or will he, instead, need to be eternally
Praying and paying
In other words,
Is it possible for each of us to communicate directly with God,
Or will we need to continue reciting denominational prayers
And forwarding them on to Jesus
For some later delivery?
Should we really be anxious about experiencing God individually –
Since, if God is Love, shouldn’t we feel free to run right to God –
Knowing God’s there, waiting for us?
Theology, steeples, sermons, and hymns –
All, in their varied ways, repeat: “Jesus is Lord” –
But that isn’t what Jesus prayed for –
Instead, he wanted each of us to become our own miracle.
In this life – it’s you – and only you – who are eternal!