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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What to do Doubting break through Hope smothered Withdrawn mother ***** Angry dad No one’s comrade In a funk Abusive drunk ***** Trust battered Childhood shattered Lonely girl Thoughts in a swirl ***** Must escape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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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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