He reached down from on high and took hold of me;
He pulled me out of deep waters…
He brought me out to a wide-open place;
He rescued me because He delighted in me.
Bound by chains
Blown by the wind
A slave to my sin
Until Christ entered in
Now freed by His blood
Overwhelmed by His grace
I’m lost in His love
Finding mercy from above
You reveal the path of life to me;
in Your presence is abundant joy;
in Your right hand are
I wrote these lines months ago while living in Guam and have loved seeing how the psalmists have so eloquently echoed my own sentiments of joy found Christ. So thankful for a Father who rescued me from the darkness and uncertainty I was living in a year ago.