The Voice In The Wilderness

P1530030

The world today is like a depressing wilderness.
Like a gloomy forest, it looks dark, dreary, cheerless.
The winding trails seem to lead to nowhere
What a dismal place! No one seems to care.

There are wars and conflict in many different places.
There’s fear and anxiety in people’s hearts and faces.
Filled with selfishness and greed, it’s each man to his own.
The weak and the helpless can do nothing but groan.

Yet in this wretched wilderness, there is a voice.
Proclaiming there is hope and we have a choice.
For out of the darkness, a blinding light will shine
The voice consoles us with His words, “You are mine.”

Out of nothing, He fashioned the stars and the heaven.
All that there is came to be when His word was spoken.
“Let there be light”, He said and there was light.
And His Word became flesh one cold December night.

 

This entry was posted in Life, Love, Mystery, Photography, Presence, The Good News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s