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Love one another as Jesus has loved us.

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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Insidious toxic thinking Slowly, silently, stealthily Intertwining poisonous thorns A life of agonizing death ***** My defenseless mind a black hole Foolishly entertaining thoughts Negativity, discouragement Weariness my faithful comrades ***** Fixated on unfulfilled dreams Reminiscing about the past Despising the dull, bleak present Wandering lost, directionless ***** Oh Lord, I know not what to …

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Weary, hopeless Drowning in the churning waters of doubt ***** Bewildered, dazed Imagining troubling scenarios ***** Abandoned, lost Imprisoned in loneliness’s dungeon ***** Rejected, betrayed Wandering through the wasteland of regrets ***** Shhh, I hear the still small voice of Papa Gratefulness, peace ***** My child, trust me to never forsake you Comfort, safety ***** …

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I, Time relentlessly march on Stampeding the weak Abandoning the tentative Trampling the lazy ***** Farewell all procrastinators I’ll wait for no one Smothering opportunities Suffocating dreams ***** Imprisoning the worrier Dwelling on what ifs Stranded on yesterday’s island I wait for no man ***** Please heed and follow my advice Be humble, seek God …

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Today I choose to open prison doors Breaking the chains of an unchangeable past Goodbye to what was and never can be Swatting off my heart pesky, hateful regrets Building wisdom from nightmarish mistakes Closing doors on shallow relationships Awakening from dull, unfulfilling dreams ***** Today I choose to live purposefully Focusing on the present …

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