Tag Archives: fear

All That Is Good

Fear freezes faith releases joy waits to be taken love exists in all that is good

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Needing You

I’ll never let myself need you that need bleeds the heart from my soul. I do not want to have to hold onto you to be able to know who I am. I will not let my neediness determine how … Continue reading

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No Pity-Pot

No more pity-pot poor me I got over it thank goodness It happens to us all those blue days hopefully not too often Each of us know what we enjoy sometimes the simplest things can bring back our sunny spirit … Continue reading

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Unshakable Love

“I lost everything” no matter what the disaster we still have God’s love things can be replaced or, if not, we can learn to live without them There is nothing that separates us from God’s love except our own turning … Continue reading

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Recipe for a Hungry Soul

Need a bucket of hope stir in a measure of faith a blob of wishful thinking mixed with a bit of fear soon you have a cake called “religion” We don’t really need another church, temple, synagogue or religion what … Continue reading

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Failing Perfection

We strive for perfection yet fail again and again Lord, you made me warts and all help me to love me as You love me free me from guilt unrealistic expectations and this feeling of unworthiness You tell me I … Continue reading

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What’s Changed?

When I was a child, black people were not allowed in our church. The black woman who cleaned our house could not sit at the table with me–even if we were alone. She was not allowed to sit in the … Continue reading

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