Be the sun that shines, The star that guides, The heart that beats, The focus that leads, The example that feels, The hand that reaches, The soul that believes, The one that lifts the fallen, The mind that searches, The question finding answers, The brave that continues, The failure that succeeds, The intelligence in darkness, The person for all people, The hallelujah and amen, The strength to begin again, The one that helps overcome, The ears that diligently listen, The scholar that teaches, The hands that build, The one who can forgive, The charitable to the needy, The good that will not stop, The music that mends minds, The words that need speaking, But most of all be The LOVE that lights Every corner of existence And assists humanity.
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 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.