war in Ukraine has no end in sight.
struggles on against Russia’s might.
it matter that they are in the right?
lives have been lost in this terrible fight.
all around town I see Christmas lights.
attacked Israel on that October day.
raped and murdered women to our dismay.
though some hostages have been set free,
end to that conflict no one can see.
neighbours have set up their Christmas trees.
many times can Trump be on trial?
long keep at his election denials?
elect a speaker it sure took a while.
he was part of the election denial.
is Christmas, why are they so hostile?
are high between India and us.
Trudeau and Smith there is little trust.
is much talk about our pension plan.
news items keep my attention span?
all of this conflict part of God’s plan?
did the angels talk about peace on earth,
they came to announce our Savior’s birth?
around me I see that conflicts abound.
there is a manger scene in my town.
season is there any real peace to be found?
is when we celebrate Jesus’ birth,
this year there is little peace on earth.
all around us we can see discord,
can have peace if we make him our Lord.
Calvary’s cross our victory he scored.
our Savior’s birth was only the start,
the salvation that he came to impart.
mission was to bring peace to our hearts.
proclaim the good news let’s do our part.
tell others about him is very smart.