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From Mourning to Dancing

He has sent me…to bestow on

a crown of beauty instead of ashes,

the oil of joy instead of mourning.

Isaiah 61:1, 3

God’s Holy Spirit brings not only peace but also joy.

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His time

Time,

Is all it takes,

To change a person,

For better or worse.

To give experience,

To educate,

To make him forget,

Or remember.

It can make him love, 29 more words

Broken

Sadist lament

Down the dark days
With malicious thought
Which turn to sinister ways
I find no pleasure in the pain
My melancholy drowns out the scream… 50 more words

Poetry

The Facebook Dilemma

“A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.”

(Proverbs 15:1 ESV)

I remember fondly as a child the children’s rhyme … “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.”  My childhood friends and I would sing it in complete unison…with a seemingly perfect flowing melody…as it filled us with fabricated fake courage in the face of yesterday’s more innocent bullies and playground taunts.  591 more words

A broken glass ceiling creates fallout.

The broken glass isn’t the worst of it. Glass ceilings are also glass floors. There is nothing more humiliating than realizing what supported where you used to stand.

How we walk

Have you ever wondered what your walk looks like to others?

Would your walk look like it belongs to the Ministry of Silly Walks?

Our walks may be different at different times depending on how we’re feeling or what shoes we’re wearing. 62 more words

Life