The pastor spoke to the mercenary
“Only you can help us”
The hollow eyes said, “I am a killer”
The pastor swallowed hard
He knew he was making a deal
With an unrepentant sinner
The pastor said, “We are missionaries
But our faith cannot stop bullets
It seems God is giving us a test”
The killer wondered about the covenant
The one between God and Abraham
Why was he not blessed?
The people of God spread the word
It is their commandment
It is in their heart
They walk to the ends of the earth
And to the ends of humanity
It is where evil starts
The pastor spoke again
“We have found hell on earth
We have no answers except for you”
The soldier lit a cigarette
“I am not the answer for life
I only pay what is due”
Can you turn the other cheek
When to do so
Brings only death?
Can you forgive someone
Who has killed your spirit
And your loves breath?
The pastor knew the deal
“Will you help us?
Will you help a Christian, soldier?
He thought about Jesus
“The say blessed are the peacemakers
But I’m the grim reaper”
You have to believe in evil
To kill another man
You have to believe in redemption
To see God’s plan
Where the word does not exist
A believer will plant a garden
And in God’s eyes
Even a soldier can be pardoned
More by this Author
A man wants to fly A woman wants to love There is no difference Except one is within and the other above A man flies in silence A woman loves in tears There is no difference Except one never cries and the other never...
I am emotion No matter my wisdom No matter my age A tear in every moment As I have lost my voice Where once I thought of joy Now I have a choice To laugh or cry In the face of pain To see the sun When all I have is...
We ask of you now What skills do you possess? For in the new world Giving defines progress We ask only for life And not self-interest What will be left behind Will no longer exist I am a man of passage By air, land...