In desperate times Trust must take a lead To bring forward the power Required to accomplish And brilliantly succeed. Creativity, ability, gifts, Skills, talents, need nurture – In the rich soil of dreams With a practice of plans, goals. Things in time come to be But only when blessed, Anointed in belief and faith. All the world anxiously awaits A time coming when Love Is the guiding principle For each heart and every art. God loves by His nature, He is Love, and Love expressed Where Love exists, He is present, And when, where, there is a need, He comes, appearing in Love’s Action, deed, word, always near. Love abandons no one, without hope All have an opportunity, for Christ – Offers salvation to all those Who wish to accept His gift, Sacrificially provided, of Eternity.
When I think About Tomorrow I hope that you Are there So we can Together borrow All the time, we share Allowing little sorrow In our lives, times, To come near.
Sometimes who you are Is precisely what the world Needs to wake up love.
The plans made in time Became a sheer dreamy kind Of true written rhyme.
For this moment, Yours and mine Become together Fused, entwined, Defying fate, We relate.
I probably fell Into you much harder than Ever I should have, But you are a gift unwrapped, In the middle of my storm. Holding fast your hand I face my days in rescue From the wind and rain, Constant change that tries to turn Life inside-out, upside-down. You spin me top-like But only intoxicate Me in the feelings Arising when you are near When you show your tender care.
When we do not belong When our hearts cannot find a song When all the pieces Are out of line, far from place We still occupy optimum space; If we remember If we observe what surrounds us, If we diligently continue We know God is always near, Jesus also suffered while here. We are called upon To be lights, inspiration, To lend beating hearts To the cause of Salvation So all may come to Jesus.
Our battles may be Many and we wish to be free Yet we are fully loved Wholly blessed in every moment By God who fortifies our lives. How we carrty on How we stand firm, dedicated, The Blessed Savior Takes our hearts, sets us apart, A generation in Christ’s hope We become His messengers Carrying God’s miraculous story Into all the stormy places Where He changes people, lives.
When we are faced With challenges which move us Beyond our limits There is a recognition We must befriend ourselves to Accomplish our purposes. Sometimes this is hard, Knowing who we are, being Aware of all faults, It is a difficult thing To process but must be done. We can accept each Part of our being with care And find ourselves fair In aspect and humor by Finding good things in Our character, bodies, thoughts, Giving credit for accomplishments, Deeds done, tasks completed in Those times when we went Over and beyond, each of us Is precious, worthy, valuable. It is something to reflect upon When we doubt, or there seems Nothing we can do; within everyone There are strength and ability To be brought forth in trials, Never Give Up, Believe In Yourself. Overcoming is often only A matter of patience and persistence, We are resilient,t and we will make The world a better place One loving action at a time. Becoming one of our best friends Is a gift we should grant ourselves.