Holy God

May peace not just be a calming idea

But a real promise

Known in our bodies.

It feels like the time has past;

There’s overwhelm and anguish and despair

Intervene on behalf of your children.

Make this senseless warring stop.

And from the dust and rubble

May we wake up.

Wake up to peace.




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