Message In Stanza

Poetry and Musings

Hope is imbedded It’s impregnated In possibility But also by dissolving Our pretensive limited beliefs   Despair brings us to our knees Rushing with desperation To make our short window bus rides And this bus ride isn’t to find our friends again But the road of forgiveness to our hearts You shouldn’t take free handouts You …

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Verbal abuse is a silent plague and the statistics of how often verbal abuse happens is underwhelming. According to Bonnie Lynn Wright, Ph.d, she explains why, “Because people who are mentally abused tend to blame themselves for being abused, they do not report the abuser. We build our perception of ourselves through the response and …

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The Bible predominantly depicts God as a Fatherly figure deep in compassion, power, who disciplines those He loves. Ephesians 4:6 says, “One God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all” (ESV). What a beautiful image! This creator being of ours is a Fatherly figure who is absolutely a …

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The trials of life can come in small spurts Wielding your personal beliefs about yourself You notice your roomy oasis’s turning to barren deserts Sometimes you look of pools of liquid But what do you find? Suitcases of addictions, briefcases of grief Satchels of fear and bags of disbelief   You carry these possessions through …

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