A single thought

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A single thought reminds me
Of the sin that bound me
And of the grace that freed me
to live a life of love

A single word sustains me
When this world discourages me
It reminds and affirms in me
of my Saviour’s love

A single act done selflessly
reminds me of His mercy
Tells me that He would seek me
If only I was lost

A single soul forgiven
A great rejoicing in the heavens
all because of one single person
Jesus, Lord of all.

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