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Your Word, by Shirley Ann Washam


In sorrow, I look to it for comfort. In fear, I look to it for peace. When I feel alone and abandoned, It assures me You will never leave.   In pain, I look to it for healing. In need, … Continue reading

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Desperate Prayers…


    Father in heaven, You know me. You know everything about me. You know my weaknesses and my strengths. You know my thoughts and my feelings. You feel my joys and my pain. You celebrate with me in my … Continue reading

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Tending the Garden


Our culture is one of busyness. We are always rushing, always going. We often commit to more than we can handle. We say yes when we know that we should have said no; adding one more thing to the list … Continue reading

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“Trust Me”


Lately, I have been in the greatest battle of my life. And though this battle is far from over, and I have no idea how it will end, Right now I feel defeated. I am exhausted from the pain that … Continue reading

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Prayer From a Heavy Heart


Heavenly Father, Tonight my heart is heavy… but empty at the same time. As I think about how I’m feeling, I wonder how many others are feeling the same.. or even worse, tonight. Lord, when I am tempted to focus … Continue reading

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Complete Surrender


We all struggle with discouragement, suffer loss and feel grief. We are sometimes overtaken by fear and doubt. There have been, and will be again, times when we are fearful and feel our faith falter in the wake of some … Continue reading

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Sometimes It Isn’t Only About US


When we go through trials in our lives, especially the big ones, it is so easy to focus on ourselves and our loved ones who are affected by our trials or who may be going through them with us. We … Continue reading

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