Posted by Todd On June - 23 - 2011 2 Comments

July Poem of the Month: “IF YOU PERSEVERE” Please leave a comment. Thanks!

You began and quit several times,

It takes heart to finish and a clever mind.

If you start, then the next minute you can’t say never mind.


The hardest part of a flight is the takeoff,

Regardless how hard you fight it still takes thought.

Curve balls will hit you right in the kisser,

And along the mile feet will blister.


What matters is that you stand and know the worst is here,

And you’ll soon be soaring if you persevere.


Written By: Todd Bates.


© Todd Bates Enterprises LLC


“Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything”

~ James 1:4.

2 Responses

  1. Tiffany says:

    Todd this poem really speaks loud to the spirit and confirms deep within the soul. Thank you keep right on trusting and believing. To God is all the glory.

  2. Sam Phillips says:


    Thank you for words of faith and widsom.The boys are looking forward to seeing you at camp.May God continue to bless you and your family


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