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The Lessons of Illness

Do all illnesses have a spiritual cause? A tree bears the fruit of its nature. Illness is neither good or bad, but simply is one more way for you to learn– patience, forgiveness, compassion, love. Examine carefully the origin of … Continue reading

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Lord of Faithfulness

Lord of faithfulness mercy to all even the unkind unloving, dishonest? How can I learn to love with compassion knowing another’s pain causes them to lash out? Great is Your faithfulness Your love is without limits blessed art Thou who … Continue reading

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Unanswerable Questions

I no longer want to ask unanswerable questions or feel broken to ache for wholeness to hurt and know not how to heal this pain I seek meaning in the absurd peace within chaos light within darkness joy without suffering … Continue reading

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Pain

P erception of the Light diminishes pain A wait the anointing of grace I nvite the spirit of the Lord N ever waste an opportunity to learn We can use all experiences as ways to grow in compassion, acceptance yes, … Continue reading

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Steps of Life #6–The Committee

The committee calls me; I stand accused, condemned, filled with sorrow, guilt, and regret. On and on they read my transgressions when finished start again. What I would give to banish them from my mind completely, to know peace, true … Continue reading

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Except When I Don’t

I have great faith except when I don’t I am a pillar of strength who sometimes trembles with fear Wisdom fills my words then I speak like a fool I have moments of profound goodness yet they soon fade away … Continue reading

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Silent Despiration

I pretend I’m happy paint a smiling face laugh and joke around nobody knows my pain or sees the slices I cover so they won’t be found I am a faceless teen one of many you see trying to understand … Continue reading

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