SPIRITUAL POEMS: “Never Borrow Sorrow From Tomorrow” by Helen Steiner Rice


Never Borrow Sorrow From Tomorrow

Deal only with the present —
never step into tomorrow,
For God asks us just to trust Him
and to never borrow sorrow,
For the future is not ours to know,
and it may never be,
So let us live and give our best
and give it lavishly. . .
For to meet tomorrow’s troubles
before they are even ours
Is to anticipate the Savior
and to doubt His all-wise powers,
So let us be content to solve
our problems one by one,
Asking nothing of tomorrow
except “Thy will be done.”

by Helen Steiner Rice


5 Comments Add yours

    1. I’m glad to hear that you enjoyed it 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

  1. perfect reading for me today-I love Rice, too. thank you


  2. LindaP says:

    I have all of Helen’s poetry. She is such an inspiration! Thanks!


  3. Wow! Yes, I find her so inspirational as well! 🙂


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