Tag Archives: chaos

The promise

I will lead you through the fireand bring you to the resting place © Meisaan Chan

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When the world stops spinning

When the world stops spinningand you and I meet at lastI, in deficit, without shoes and starvingYou, abundant:Finally, in stillness,I accept what you’ve been trying to give © Meisaan Chan

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Do not companion the chaos

It will get worse, says the Lord: Walk with me, do not companion the chaos © Meisaan Chan

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Compass gone

So deeply through the thicket, bramble catching on my clothes compass gone, all is chaos: O God, be my hope © Meisaan Chan

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May my love be stronger than my rage

May my love be stronger than my rage and my self-restraint stronger than my chaos © Meisaan Chan    

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The encourager

The confusion, so much confusion – you have braced yourself against the rushing current before, and you can do so again © Meisaan Chan

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Peering into the darkness

You strain so hard, peering into the blackness when your only task is to breathe, open-armed, clothed in wondrous dark © Meisaan Chan

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