Beauty from ashes daughter

Words of hope from an abuse survivor

Waiting November 24, 2012

Filed under: Poetry — Beauty from ashes daughter @ 4:16 pm
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I’m trying to take one day at a time.

I want to trust that God will see me thru this.

I long to believe that the answer is around the corner.

So I keep waiting.

For Him to show me the next step.


I want to believe that beauty will come in the morning.

With each new day, I am disappointed.

No clear answer or direction.

So I keep waiting.

For Him to respond to my plea.


His word says not to worry.

That He will guide my path.

But I am groping in the dark, lost.

So I keep waiting.

For Him to shine a light so I can see.


He promises He is with me.

But I still feel all alone.

Afraid of what happens next.

So I keep waiting.

For Him to give me peace.


I can’t seem to find my way.

I have forgotten where I belong.

No longer sure of my purpose.

So I keep waiting.

For Him to remind me that I’m His.


Confused, lonely, lost, waiting, waiting, waiting…



6 Responses to “Waiting”

  1. Sleepyxyz Says:

    Don’t worry, God always sees us through. Be patient 🙂

  2. Keep waiting and start thanking God give Him praise He is always right on time. I have been where you are at and I am sure I will be waiting on God again thinking I am in the dark. Keep praying keep trusting and I will also be praying along side of you. Amen James

  3. Denise Hisey Says:

    I’m sorry you’re hurting…sometimes the darkness seems to last forever. Please keep hanging on, morning will come and with it the Light you are waiting for.

  4. Lori Lara Says:

    This is beautiful and very powerful. I found you through Denise’s blog. Glad to be connected…

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