Archive | December, 2011

“I Asked… I Received.”

December 30, 2011

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I asked for riches that I might be happy; I was given Christ that I might be rich. I asked for healing that I might be in control; I was allowed to suffer that I might surrender. I asked for independence that I might do my own will; I was given free will that I […]

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The Truth

December 27, 2011

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The truth you did not want to hear Though you acted most sincere You coaxed and claimed it was safe You pledged acceptance – I showed my face! So, my story I did reveal Not all, but parts enough to seal The fate you chose to then bestow Upon my heart and my soul. Quick […]

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My Creed

December 24, 2011

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To live as gently as I can; To be, no matter where, a man; To take what comes of good or ill And cling to faith and honor still; To do my best, and let that stand The record of my brain and hand; And then, should failure come to me, Still work and hope […]

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The Cross

December 18, 2011

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THERE  IS  A  TIME FOR EVERYTHING A  time to be born, And a time to  die; A   time   to   plant, &  a  time to  pluck What   is   planted; A     time     to    kill, And  a  time to  heal; A time to break down,  And a time to build up;  A time to […]

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A Voice

December 17, 2011

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Who will be a voice for the victims? For the baby who is abandoned Forsaken for no reason. For the child who is abused Beaten and bruised. For the girl who is molested And feels ashamed. For the boy who is hated Denied and rejected. For the woman who is raped And carries the blame. […]

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Never Forget!

December 16, 2011

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I KNOW WHO I AM I am God’s Child (John 1:12) I am Christ’s friend  (John  15: 5) I am united with the Lord  (1 Cor 6:17) I am bought with a price  (1 Cor. 6: 19 – 20) I am a personal witness of Jesus Christ(Acts1:8) I am the salt and light of the […]

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To Share Our Burdens

December 16, 2011

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Compassion and empathy We might bestow For our brothers and sisters So, no one’s alone. ♥¸¸.•*¨*•♥ LOVE ♥•*¨*•.¸¸♥ How can I hope to help you heal If your wounds, you do not let me feel. How do I know your hurt is deep If never, you let me see you weep. How can I be […]

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“Enable Us”

December 10, 2011

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Enable us to love the unlovable That they may know You, Father… 

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Nothing Material

December 8, 2011

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Nothing Material Dear God, As I open my heart and allow Jesus in I pray for your mercy; that you make me strong from within. Please… Help me understand your ways, for I fear I’ll go astray It can seem so difficult, I don’t like it this way. Please… Help me find the courage and […]

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a stranger’s care

December 5, 2011

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A stranger’s care Unbiased flare A warm embrace Simple grace Share your pain We are the same Bare your load You’re not alone A listening ear A grateful tear Words so dear Draw me near.

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Why Must We Suffer?

December 1, 2011

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The Bible is chucked full of so many verses which instruct us to give Him thanks and praise at ALL times, and yes my friends, that means even during times of suffering. God is good and never changing, which makes Him worthy of our praise no matter what and in every circumstance. Did I lose […]

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