As You Are

Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. -Matthew 11:28

It matters not where you are,
Nor where you’ve been,
At the top of the mountain
Or the edge of the end.
Wherever you are
And whatever you’ve done,
The Savior invites you,
As you are, to come.

The places you’ve been
And the things that you’ve done
Are all in the past;
They’re over and gone.
What matters now is
That you know you are loved
And that grace can be yours,
Because He is enough.

Jesus Christ died
To pay for your sin;
He covered it all –
You just have to let Him in.
He invites you to come
And to breathe life anew,
A gift everlasting
From the One Who loves true.

He’ll never forsake you
Or leave you alone;
He’s always loved you,
Though He knows what you’ve done.
He came here for you,
Sent by the Father above,
To bring mercy and truth
On the wings of love.

So come to the cross
And fall on your knees;
Bring all of your burdens
And leave them at His feet.
He’ll take you as you are,
If you’re willing to come –
If you’ll admit that you’re lost,
He’ll carry you home.


About e2house

Biblical Counseling major at BJU. Caffeine addict. Saved by grace. Lover of Jesus Christ and all things beautiful.
This entry was posted in Poems and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to As You Are

  1. Pingback: Come As You Are | Song of a Wanderer

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s