Beauty for Ashes (Revised)

I fell into the fire.
My circumstances were dire.
I burned to a crisp, black, and charred.
I thought my soul would be permanently marred.

I was lying there
Feeling bare.
Yet I was in your sight.
You clothed me in white.

You cleansed me,
Washed me,
You gave me beauty
You took sin’s ashes away from me.

You lifted me up when I was low.
You brought me from charred remains and set me aglow.
Aglow with your love and your light.
Illuminated by your grace, glory and might.


Theme:  Redemption / Saving


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4 Responses to “Beauty for Ashes (Revised)”

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    • Michelle Earl Says:

      I hope you come back. I’m glad you enjoyed the poem. I keep this site sparse so people can read it, especially those with a visual impairment. More will be coming in a week or two so you can actually hear the poetry, so keep on coming back! God bless you!

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