Joy

joy as transformation

joy
is found in the moment
when the tables turn
and the veil of denial is lifted
displaying vulnerability and fear,
colliding with hope and promise,
mingling together.
a tingle
growing warm,
lurching forward
is joy.
we light a candle for joy.

Poem by Katherine Hawker, found at http://www.liturgyoutside.net

Candle of Joy

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