New

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!

2 Corinthians 5:17

Lord make me new

Maybe I have been a little selfish

Maybe I put myself above my brother

Maybe I know the truth butI do not speak up

Lord, make me new.

Lord make me new

Maybe I miss fellowships on purpose

Maybe I hold grudges unnecessarily

Maybe I gossip ever so often

Lord make me new.

Lord, make me new

Maybe I get drunk with wine when others are not looking

Maybe I only pray in public never alone

Maybe I pretend so that I fit in

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe I act inappropriately with others

Maybe I am intentionally inappropriate

Maybe I am hell bent to revenge

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe I don’t act from a point of love

Maybe I ignore people selfishly

Maybe I do not practise forgiveness

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe I broker deals instead of waiting on You

Maybe I do not read Scripture

Maybe I do not know how to submit

Lord make me new.

Lord make me new

Maybe I do not trust You at all

Maybe I do not want to love

Maybe I hate being kind & considerate

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe pain is all I wanted to share

Maybe grace doesn’t exist in my vocabulary

Maybe ‘me’ is my ‘god’

Lord make me new.

Lord make me new

Maybe I am curious about this newness

Maybe I am tired of me first

Maybe I am tired of my familiar environment

Lord make me new.

Lord make me new

Maybe the hate has become too much

Maybe the pain has made me numb

Maybe ‘me’ has become paralysed

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe I am suffocating in guilt

Maybe I do not have any more strength in me

Maybe I lack wisdom & discernment

Lord make me new.

Lord make me new

Maybe unforgiveness is weighing me down

Maybe selfish ambition has gotten me nowhere

Maybe I have hit a dead end

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe grace is what will take me forward

Maybe salvation is what I need

Maybe Your love is what will mould a better me

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe my world needs a better me

Maybe my family needs a better example of me

Maybe my society demands higher & better of me

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe I am hanging on a knot at the end of my rope

Maybe it will end the unending disappointing cycles

Maybe I hate what I have become

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe this is the unspoken of my heart

Maybe the old me is unloveable

Maybe I am depressed & tormented

Lord make me new

Lord make me new

Maybe just maybe

Maybe this is my moment to be renewed

Maybe I will not let this moment go

Lord make me new

Lord, I need You to make me new.

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