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Love one another as Jesus has loved us.

  Jealousy, the green-eyed monster Oozing up from my battered soul Bruised by lack, insecurity Fearing not being good enough ***** Compliments never satisfied Achievements gradually faded Nothing silenced the emptiness Shouting you are a nobody ***** Seeking validation, esteem I chased the American dream Accumulating possessions Knowledge, college degrees, careers ***** Husband’s promotions, gross …

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    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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