Toss determines the start
a mere flip a coin falls
snap into another’s hands
numbers roll with the ball
so much rests on a moment
but you will never see the heart
as man looks at appearance
God sees past the start
all the money in your grasp
can’t be measured against the stars
“what are they playing for?” a child asks
“The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.”
1 Samuel 16:7
He said to them, “You are the ones who justify yourselves in the eyes of others, but God knows your hearts. What people value highly is detestable in God’s sight.
You judge by human standards; I pass judgment on no one.
I love watching football but over the years the love for the game, the athleticism, the challenge has been tainted by the money for the players and for the sponsors. Saying that, I hope your heart is touched by this lost puppy Budweiser ad.