Guiding Lights

23 Sep

I wrote this poem a few days ago or so.  When I was writing it, I was in church for a SDB jubilee celebration thing.  This is the order in the pew starting on my left sitting down: my formator, my assistance, me, the “step-mother” (another sister who helps out with us sometimes).  It could definitely be also said of/to others as well.

To my left, to my right

You have given me light

It shines for me to see

Guide for what I want to be

Examples of great love and care

I too want to be there

Thank you for these souls

Who fill my empty holes

They help me on my way

As I grow each day

Each planted in me a seed

Please bless them indeed

1 Comment

Posted by on September 23, 2011 in Creative Corner, Living Salesian


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One response to “Guiding Lights

  1. Christopher Carlson

    September 23, 2011 at 9:05 am

    the faith you have in your formators is really beautiful…you’re so lucky to have formators that you can really trust, look up to, and confide in. thats something i miss


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