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Love Knocks and Waits for Us to Hear

Love knocks and waits for us to hear,
     to open and invite:
Love longs to quiet every fear,
     and seeks to set things right.

Love offers life, in spite of foes 
     who threaten and condemn;
embracing enemies, Love goes
     the second mile with them.

Love comes to heal the broken heart,
     to ease the troubled mind;
without a word Love bids us start
     to ask and seek and find.

Love knocks and enters at the sound
     of welcome from within;
Love sings and dances all around,
     and feels new life begin.

Daniel Charles Damon
Words © 1996 Hope Publishing Company

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Product Code: 2010, 1996, 8524

Collections: Garden of Joy - Damon|Supplement 96|The Sound of Welcome - Damon

Scriptural Reference: Revelation 3:20

Theme: Evangelism, Gathering, Invitation, Love

Author(s): Damon, Daniel Charles (More Hymns | Biography)

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Date Uploaded: Tue Aug 29 13:04:03 2006

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