Lord, Make Me a Gambler

Lord, make me a gambler.

Help me leave my nets on the ground and follow where I have not yet been.

Lord, make me a gambler who risks the hard and the hurt to arrive where beautiful lives.

A gambler who believes when I do not know, and trusts when I cannot plan.

A gambler whose ear is trained on only You, and whose eyes see past what’s directly in front of me.

Lord, make me a gambler who disbelieves naysayers, who fears not the schemes of man, or the criticism of those too scared to try. Continue reading “Lord, Make Me a Gambler”