"lonely voices crying in the city...
lonely voices sounding like a child..."
alone. utterly isolated.
no one to lean on.
to wrap their arms around.
people striding by; rushing .
absorbed in their own thoughts.
troubles. maybe angry.
"lonely voices...too alone to
stop a little while...."
"sir, can i help you with
"little boy, do you want to play ball?"
"hey! do you want to talk?"
this is our world. spread far apart.
the sky of our longings so far above
us that we don't know how to stretch
our yearnings high enough to pour the
warm sun into our hearts.
i so want to love the world better.
to watch children laugh and play
ball and know everything is going to
be okay because Jesus CAN do that.
He can do ANYTHING!!!
i saw someone smile.
at ME! my whole world laughed
and i stood up. standing straight.
and tall and for the first time in a long
time, i really felt i was worth something.
ho, every branch that waves.
every time the sun warms our skins.
ho! "all you are yearning , come and