Musings From A Musical Mind

There is a Silver Lining

There is a Silver Lining

or so we believe

that out of great darkness

life can come from dying

and be returned to me

 

There is a Silver Lining

a sacrifice

to heal the wounded soul

friendships rising out of the ashes

and willing me to be whole

 

There is a Silver Lining

not all things in life are fair

first there are

things we don’t understand

and bitterness that we share

 

But with that Silver Lining

there is hope

and a plan

a glimmer of light

life after that dying

and total cleansing

as only God can

 

There is a Silver Lining

and I will rise

to greet the ugly with my will

to look pain right in the face

to look past and see

something inside

that is beautiful still

 

There is a Silver Lining

for God designed it so

that through pain

and life’s hard lessons

there is fertile ground

for much grace and mercy

to help us grow

 

Comments on: "There is a Silver Lining" (5)

  1. I love the air of hope and courage in this poem, to look “pain right in the face” and see the opportunity for growth.

  2. Lovely poem Cindy! Nothing ever is for nothing; it’s designed that way by Him.:)

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