Oh Lament, Bring Life!

Earth, water, wind, and fire,

Lift us from the muck, the mire!

Our hearts make quake, our spirits tire,

Arresting by your mighty power!

From GOD alone do you descend,

Wrestle with our hearts to mend,

Our souls to Him to whom you bend,

Attesting as He speaks the hour.

© L.L. Shelton 3/13/2011