Love wins.

wilcoxI had heard this song before but I wasn’t prepared to hear it again. If I was to look back at this past year, no song could describe how I feel about it more than this one.

When I had heard this song again, it was at a Weekend to Remember retreat I attended with my wife shortly after hitting rock bottom. Yet rock bottom was hit, there was a new wind a blowing into my life as I began a new season of life that I now call Reboot the Mission.

And now, nearly a year later after hearing this song at the weekend retreat, I get it, I see it, I feel it, and I now surrender to it.

God is love. Love wins. If we let it.

Show the Way – David Wilcox

You say you see no hope, you say you see no reason
We should dream that the world would ever change
You’re saying love is foolish to believe
‘Cause there’ll always be some crazy with an Army or a Knife
To wake you from your day dream, put the fear back in your life…

Look, if someone wrote a play just to glorify
What’s stronger than hate, would they not arrange the stage
To look as if the hero came too late he’s almost in defeat
It’s looking like the Evil side will win, so on the Edge
Of every seat, from the moment that the whole thing begins
It is…

Love who makes the mortar
And it’s love who stacked these stones
And it’s love who made the stage here
Although it looks like we’re alone
In this scene set in shadows
Like the night is here to stay
There is evil cast around us
But it’s love that wrote the play…
For in this darkness love can show the way

So now the stage is set. Feel your own heart beating
In your chest. This life’s not over yet.
so we get up on our feet and do our best. We play against the
Fear. We play against the reasons not to try
We’re playing for the tears burning in the happy angel’s eyes
For it’s…

David Wilcox, all rights reserved


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