Let us win respect honestly.
How we dress, what we do,
let them truthfully reflect who we are.
If we are honored, let us be worthy.
If we are envied, let it be justified.
Let us deceive no one, even ourselves,
that we are anything other than
your children, playing dress-up.
An interior designer at church, someone we admire;
photo by Danny N. Schweers; prayer and photo copyright 2011.