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The First and the Last

Assailed by words and silence Bewildered by blows undeserved Cowering in confusion Dismissed and discounted, disowned, Emotions condemned as unworthy, Guilt grows and gnaws at the soul. Hungry for hugs and holding, Isolation injures identity. Jealous of siblings preferred, Kicking … Continue reading

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I’m OK because…

I work, I care, I give, I please – I never stop, nor take my ease From morn ‘til night. I endless strive To prove that I may stay alive. So I’m OK because I prove It to be so … Continue reading

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God speaks

‘I love you’ says God ‘yeah… right…’ say I ‘I love you’ says God ‘you’re kidding…’ say I ‘I love you’ says God ‘you reckon?…’ say I ‘I love you’ says God ‘How much?’ say I ‘This much’ says God … Continue reading

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Bear one another’s burdens

The first time was unexpected I thought it was a one-off But now … One after another the burdens come Crowding in Jostling, fighting for attention Each heavier than the last … Everywhere I turn Need Hunger Despair … I … Continue reading

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Tsunami

One moment Safe on the shore, Living, laughing, loving – Next moment Engulfed … Old certainties Swept away Familiar landmarks Disappearing beneath This relentless tsunami … Salty water streams Over Under Around Out of me Threatening to choke with Unstoppable … Continue reading

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Gifted and Able?

Gifted and Able? I?In the eyes of GodGifted and Able?I?Vulnerable, a victimDamaged, doubtingReluctant, resistingInsecure, fearful andWeak, oh so fragile and weakBarely aliveNear to deathGifted and AbleIn the eyes of God?I?Precious and privilegedI?……YesIn the eyes of GodGifted……For Love, Light, BeingGives Himself … Continue reading

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Love speaks to Love

Love speaks to Love  No longer hopeless or helpless, For You, my God, have lifted me up, Set my feet Onto the solid rock of Your love. Oh, how I love You.  No longer powerless or alone, For You, my … Continue reading

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Do you love Me?

Do you love Me? I have lifted you up Out of your hopelessness and helplessness, Set your feet Onto the solid rock of My love. Do you love Me? I have reached out to you in your powerlessness Lifted you … Continue reading

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The Call of God

The Call of God Out of the depths of Pain and brokenness God calls me Onto the solid rock of His love. Out of the quicksands of Guilt and blame God calls me Onto the solid rock of His love. … Continue reading

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