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Love one another as Jesus has loved us.

    Mindlessly seeking Illusions of happiness Caged by filthy chains Slave to treasures of this world ***** Voices of fame, wealth Persuades the lonely, unloved Empty promises Vulnerable, frail fulfillment ***** Endless misery Haunts every waking moment Hopelessness, sadness Cruel companions for life ***** Popularity Social media darling Can’t quench emptiness Burning desire for …

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What to do Doubting break through Hope smothered Withdrawn mother ***** Angry dad No one’s comrade In a funk Abusive drunk ***** Trust battered Childhood shattered Lonely girl Thoughts in a swirl ***** Must escape Dreary landscape Priceless love Comes from above ***** Captures heart Healing can start Smashing bars Removing scars ***** Eyes opened …

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  While traveling to yesteryear Gratitude engulfs my heart and soul At last destruction’s gate is closed Hell’s evil a distant memory ***** No longer haunted by mistakes Depression, doubt eternally gone Lies of the enemy silenced Shame, regret, guilt forever buried ***** The narrow gate of grace Lovingly beckons me to enter To rest …

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Tears streaming down Standing with weak arms upraised Shame, fear no more Submerged in consuming love ***** How can this be I and my dirty secrets A sinful past Forgiven for evermore ***** Who is this God Opening my prison doors Breaking the chains Healing my callous, cold heart ***** Now child of God Glorious …

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What will I do today Visit yesteryear Throw a pity party Tally my mistakes ***** Visit the graves of dreams Cry over spilt milk Crawl into a dark cave Christening it home ***** Imagine wicked schemes Merciless revenge Sowing darkness, hate, strife Lies, gossip, slander ***** Or today will I choose to Destroy my demons …

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