Tag Archives: Religion and Spirituality

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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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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Gratitude is an Attitude

November 29, 2011

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Have you ever gone through times when you did not have very much of… well, anything? I am not speaking of those things that we do not need yet greedily seek, never being content with what we have. I am talking about just your basic necessities not being met. Have your struggles ever been so […]

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Assist A Seeker, Save Their Soul

November 25, 2011

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Our greatest purpose as we see Servants of Christ we must be. To bring Him pleasure, to glorify Thee Lest, there is no use for you and me. May we search for seekers of Christ And not be misled by seekers of life. Hope and enthusiasm are contagious Let us encourage with motivation! Are we […]

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My Prayer and Plea

November 24, 2011

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Dear Lord, you know I try to be Perfect and righteous just like thee. My expectations are so high And yet, my failings do multiply. Throughout the day I try to stay Conscious of my thoughts and ways. As, there are struggles that persist And I wish I wouldn’t make any slips. Help that I […]

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Remember Jesus

November 24, 2011

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If ever I grow weary With the weight of my load May I remember Jesus Who carried His cross alone. If ever I am fearful Of all that lay ahead May I remember Jesus Praying in the garden instead. If ever I am rejected By family, friend or foe May I remember Jesus He was […]

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The Gardener

November 23, 2011

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My child, I know your grief Your every burden I share; I know how you are tested Afflictions do not seem fair. At times you fear My indifference To all affecting thee; But know your pain and suffering Are of deep concern to Me. My child, I have a purpose In all that I allow; […]

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To Live As I Pray

November 23, 2011

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I bowed my head and knelt to pray, “Lord, bless everyone on this fine day. Please help others to do your will Let them know your love is real. Please heal the sick, feed the poor Give comfort and peace, I beg, forlorn.” Then I rose to seize the day In this secular world, gone […]

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The Simplicity of Gratitude

November 23, 2011

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Tears of gratitude I might convey For the smallest blessings That come my way. Life’s little treasures That surprise and unfold Giving us pleasures Richer than gold.

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I Beseech You, Lord

November 23, 2011

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Take me, break me and make me, dear Lord Just what You want me to be. For, I thought I knew best, but life is a mess Bestow mercy and grace upon me. Help me discover how easy it is To be selfishly lost in my pride. Uncover weakness and greed in me So, I […]

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Alone

November 22, 2011

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Standing here all alone I wonder if I can be seen. I am deep in thought with tears I don’t understand what’s happening. I am thinking, but not out loud I wonder if anybody hears me. I write these poems when in fear of life and all that surrounds me.  

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You Tucked Me In

November 21, 2011

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As a little girl growing up rarely was I tucked in. It’s a gift I’ve given my daughter everyday and now she is ten. The lights were out, a candle was lit you laid there by my side. Our prayers were lifted up to heaven you kissed me and we hugged goodnight.

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Song

November 21, 2011

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There’s a little girl with tears in her eyes And people often wonder why She can’t understand what this world has come to So I write this song showing what faith can do (I tell her) Don’t be afraid my little child Wipe away those tears, let me see a smile Your understanding is as […]

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