What Moves Me

When you pointed
at your auto fleet
and the figures
written against your name
I knew what you were doing

You flaunted your huge biceps
and well-outlined six-pack;
displayed your trophies
and recounted sweet tales
of your lofty exploits
But I knew what you were doing

Only you never saw
that I was looking for more

for eyes
that see the poor
that touch others
ears, that listen
that refrains from evil
and a heart
given to Yahweh  

Because all that,
is what moves me.

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pp (7) new About the Author Ogaga Eruteya is a Nigerian Christian minister, writer and speaker. He writes on Faith, Personal Development, Youth Development, and Life Realities. With his words, he seeks to inspire, motivate, propagate life’s truths and represent a sincere Christian voice. Learn more about Ogaga here.

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