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Walking to Paradise II
by Tyrone Vincent Banks

Friday, December 03, 2004
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Celebration of Life.

Walking to Paradise II


©2004 Tyrone Vincent Banks


 


Your wait is over


You walk into your new home in heaven


We celebrated your life last night


A night of sadness


A night of hope


A night of redemption


Hundreds of friends and family members were there for you


We all remember you for your spirit


And your spirit will live on


 


There was this one song


One that was your favorite


“Magnify Me” or something containing those words


 


That song touched a part of me and I heard it in your voice


I knew it was like your voice as you would sing often


…Your angelic voice


They called you a song-bird last night


We talked about you and how you set the example


 


A part of me changed


I realized that self-pity is not the answer


I realized that I need to go to church more often


I realized that my faults are many but the answer is so clear


Christ died so that we may be forgiven for all sin


God will always forgive


Know Christ and know yourself


 


I awakened in a good mood today


My body felt stronger


My mind was clear


All of this after one night in the House of the Lord


Imagine to possibilities – if I was to visit that house more often


As my spirit gains strength – so do I


 


Your legacy is clear


Patience


Understanding


Love


Through Christ, all things are possible


 


And Vickey


 


You have shown me the way…


 


Dedicated to Victoria Mendes


Rest in Peace.


 

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Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 12/3/2004
Nice message in this write, Ty; thanks for sharing! Well done, my friend!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your Texas friend, Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/3/2004
love the message in this write.
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