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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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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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Why do I feel like the big bad wolf Huffing and puffing my way through life Exhaling instead of inhaling Carelessly expelling energy Striving in vain to write my story ***** Round and round on the merry go round The beauty of life passing me by Living in the shadows of the past Seeking shelter …

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Memories of my childhood Images of love and joy Abandoned in adulthood My life now but a decoy ***** A trap of my own doing Cowardly disappearing Others approval wooing For fear of the crowd’s jeering ***** Relentlessly, ruthlessly Total perfection seeking Mercilessly, brutally All achievement critiquing ***** Slamming shut my prison door Alone, living …

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Self-pity, what a wicked game you play Convincing me all is forever lost Luring me down a dangerous roadway Anesthetizing pain at any cost ********** Erecting an impenetrable wall No unconditional love for others Doubt and regret roars like a waterfall Never silent these cruel tormentors ********** Emotionless, unfriendly, distrustful Abandoning hope of a better …

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