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December 22

Psalm 34:18

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

God has an affinity toward brokenhearted people. His compassion for those who are suffering, even if by their own doing, is immeasurable. 86 more words

December 22

The Broken and the Contrite

Isaiah 57:15 For thus says the High and Lofty One Who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: “I dwell in the high and holy place, with him who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones. 460 more words


Where is God? - Special Post

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”  Psalm 34:18 NIV


Do you ever wonder where God is? 606 more words

Sexual Assault

A Prayer {for the Brokenhearted} this Advent

As I stood at the podium ready to serve as the prayer liturgist at my church on Sunday, not only was I frazzled and out of breath from racing to the front just in time to pass off my 18-month-old daughter to my husband, but as I began the prayer I was unexpectedly (and slightly embarrassingly) overcome with emotion. 563 more words

"How To" Posts On Faith And Living

Five Minute Friday: Near

Thanksgiving was 8 days ago.
Advent begins in two days.
Christmas will be celebrated in 24 days.
The holiday season is officially here.

But for some, it is accompanied by pain, not joy. 135 more words

Christian Walk

Chi-Rho November Newsletter - Jesus Close to the Brokenhearted

 “Jesus Close to the Brokenhearted”  16”x 20” acrylic on canvas, c 2017 by Donna Gonzalez Based upon Psalms 34:17-20 

17 The righteous cry out, and the  501 more words

Death,a temporary separation

Although this is a repost, all of us at one time or another have lost a loved one.

Death,a temporary separation

When a loved one dies it is inevitable our heart is filled with sorrow from our loss,but for a christian death is only a temporary separation till they see their loved one again.Our Lord has conquered death and we know to be absent from our body is to be present with the Lord!(2 Corinthians 5:1-9). 487 more words