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Unfair Fight

I shouldn’t be standing. You’ve twisted and broken my body so many times The count should be over. How many knockout punches can I sustain? As many as He allows. You should have known you’d lose. My manager bought the […]

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Furnace of Hope (Choka Haiku)

Belief’s amber warmth chilled black by fear. I wonder— Do I exist here? Desolate nightmare Purple bruises on repeat— You rescued my heart. Tender shoots of trust sprout knowing Your faithfulness— Nightmare crushed crimson. Unquenchable Hope stands beside. I emerge […]

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The Father’s Heart

Start here. In the shivering nakedness of not knowing but being known. A rebirth. Where your heartbeat nestles under the Father’s. Listen. His voice secures your every anxious thought when He calls you by name. Beloved. Finally, you can rest […]

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A Hidden Spring of Joy in my Sorrow

When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue faileth for thirst, I the LORD will hear them, I the God of Israel will not forsake them. I will open rivers in high places, and fountains in the midst of the valleys: […]

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Even in Deserts I Grow

I  was planted in the parched desert of suffering. Others scoffed at The Gardener who sows in such unforgiving ground. “Nothing could ever grow in that graveyard.” They think they know better how to be fruitful. Scattering seeds in shallow […]

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You Hollow Out Retreat

You hollowed out a cleft where I can hide when the battle without and within dismantle me. Provision appears, angels minister, and I hear the strengthening rumbles of your whisper. I am not alone.

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Yes, Virginia, There is a God (Guest Blogger)

While we recognize that Christmas is the time believers celebrate the birth of Jesus and family and friends gather, we also acknowledge the heartache many of you are experiencing today. Some of you have just lost a loved one to suicide.

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