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Gracious Receiver

Magic words when spoken in truth yet how often our pride binds our tongue, “I’m sorry” spoken with intent to not repent the error heals both he who says these magic words and he who is a gracious receiver.

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Why Praise God?

Praise God but why? Certainly not for Him rather to remind us of His mercy, generosity His all-encompassing love for us, His creation. Love God but how? How do we love that which we can not see? Faith comes from … Continue reading

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1000 Reasons To Be Grateful

I am starting a gratitude list to help me remember this prayer: “Dear God, may we always be grateful.” I believe that gratitude is the key to serenity. Truly gratitude is a transformer in our lives. The more I cultivate … Continue reading

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Rivers of Sorrow

How does one stop rivers of resentment tides of judgment oceans of regret? Alone, one is trapped in frail thoughts sighs, tears of woe. But he who calls in supplication to be released by God’s mercy moves into the realm … Continue reading

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Only

Only in deprivation did I learn to give only I sorrow did my heart fill with compassion Great is my God who gives me strength His mercy fills my soul with the Light of His Love.

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Gifts Found in Opposites

Look to the opposite for the gifts are often found there gain from loss wealth in poverty strength in weakness for only is the pinnacle reached when starting from the lowest point. In my powerlessness do I finally reach out … Continue reading

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Gift of God

Give me the gift of silence in which I may hear the songs of angels who guide me silence contains opportunity to hear the voice of God

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