Shine Your LightBefore I met You,
I thought I had all the answers,
I thought I was in control,
I thought the choices were for me to make,
I thought I deserved more.
Before I met You,
I thought I was happy,
I thought I didn't need You,
I thought my achievements were mine alone,
I thought I'd be fine on my own.
I thought I knew what life was about.
Yet my heart craved for love,
My soul screamed for meaning,
My happiness seemed so fake,
My mind longed for a reason to be alive.
And suddenly, I wasn't in control anymore.
I was lost.
I was alone.
I was afraid.
The world was a meaningless and infinite ocean,
where I alone tried to find my way.
When all hope had drowned,
I searched for You with broken wings.
I never thought I'd find any answers.
Not in my ocean of endless darkness.
But it was there,
In the middle of my messed-up world,
That You shone Your light on me.
I opened my eyes for the first time in my life,
Captivated by its beauty,
By its sheer perfection,
By its indescribable brightness,
By its engu