Stuck

Here I am once again

In the middle of my sin.

 

Why can’t I stay away

From this dark and dismal place?

 

I can’t see any light

Coming from his path of lies.

 

Only I am to blame

For returning to this place.

 

I don’t know why I ran

Back into his arms again.

 

He just says that I’m trapped

And that there’s no turning back.

 

There’s no hope; there’s no peace.

There is only crippling grief.

 

I am stuck.

 

Freedom seems so far gone,

But I know that You are strong.

 

I deserve to be left

To my pain and hopelessness.

 

But Your love is too great

To leave me to such a fate.

 

Hope is here; peace is here,

Even though the path’s not clear.

 

I’m not stuck where You are.

You’ll bring me back to Your heart.

 

Satan wants me to dwell

On this dark path where I fell.

 

But when I turn to You,

I can trust You’ll bring me through.

 

So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. (John 8:36 ESV)

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