There’s a light that shines in the darkness. There’s a destiny waiting at the end of the road. There’s meaning in the middle of this emptiness. There’s a reason you’ve been asked to carry this heavy load.
Lessons are taught when we reach out Farther than we thought we’d ever dare. Faith abounds when we confront our deepest doubts, Enduring more than we dreamed we could ever bear.
There’s a dawn waiting at the edge of every midnight. There’s a seed planted with every fallen leaf. With every wrong there’s the chance to make a right. With every hour of suffering there’s an eternity of relief.
Our darkest moments give us the opportunity For seasons of our greatest growth. Everyday we work towards continuity Of acceptance and persistent hope.
And there’s a light that shines in the darkness. There’s a star that guides the way. There’s a gate that’s open to forgiveness. There’s a shepherd who saves those who’ve gone astray.
by Justin Farley
Grace Episcopal Church of Martha's Vineyard P O Box 1197 34 Woodlawn Avenue Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 (508) 693-0332