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The Secret in Suffering

This poem by Liz Hupp was shared in the book When God Weeps I saw the woman in the chair; she was in church again today. Someone said they’ve sold their house; they’re going to move away. No! I cried, they … Continue reading

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Purpose

You bow your head and wonder why You grit your teeth and try and try You can feel the world’s swift turning Within your heart, the fire burning Questions, wonders, dreams and hope Churning within, how can you cope Is … Continue reading

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A Flawless Image

Image of the invisible God You are Flawless and gracious Complete But I In my failures and frailties See in the mirror Anything but An image of God Yet you say I am created In such an image And that … Continue reading

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Written of Mountains

Let thy foot Fail not with weariness, for on their tops The beauty and majesty of earth, Spread wide beneath, shall make thee to forget The steep and toilsome way. William Cullen Bryant  

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Skies of Parchment

Could we with ink the ocean fill, And were the skies of parchment made, Were every stalk on earth a quill, And every man a scribe by trade, To write the love of God above, Would drain the ocean dry. … Continue reading

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The Beautiful

The Beautiful At the end of days   The Beautiful Today In my heart   The Beautiful Light and life and love Friends and family and flight Rain and reminiscing and rainbows   The Beautiful Butterflies in spring Lightning on … Continue reading

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A Better World

In yesterday’s post I mentioned my best friend. She was an awesome writer. I loved reading her poetry, which she rarely shared with anyone. One poem that she wrote I even memorized, little knowing that my memory of it would … Continue reading

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