Tag Archives: Worry

When the Orchid Blooms

Patience is a virtue. It’s a fruit of the Spirit, according to Galatians 5:22. Yet our human nature doesn’t want to wait. “How’s that book coming along? Is it published yet?” If I hear that question one more time, I … Continue reading

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Don’t Fret

One day I had a little fret A worry wanna-be Its goal in life to become fear And to discourage me Until I took it to my God And laid it at His feet In my prayer I asked for … Continue reading

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It’s 2:00 a.m.

Anthony Desmond has challenged us over at dVerse Poets Pub to write a poem incorporating 2:00 a.m. Here’s what I came up with. It’s 2:00 a.m. It’s 2:00 a.m. I should be sleeping Tomorrow’s a big day But I’m wide … Continue reading

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From Grace Comes Hope – A Quintet of Cinquains

Without the grace of God I would be lost, alone life itself quite impossible hopeless Without the love of God I would be unloving my life so self-centered and me unkind Without the light of Christ I would be in … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry – My Tuesday Three

Worry plagues the human race and has the power to destroy, derail, and plunge us into despair. Worry serves no useful purpose. Unlike planning and preparing, worry is a state of the mind with no action associated with it. I … Continue reading

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Did I Forget to Pray?

It has been almost a year since I wrote the post An Attitude of Kneeling about how I had begun literally kneeling to pray each morning. It has been a wonderful habit that has gotten me through many a difficult … Continue reading

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A Peaceful Heart Doesn’t Fear

Spend five minutes reading the newspaper or an online news source and you could easily become fearful about the future of our world and your own future. Unemployment is up, random killings happen left and right, cancer and heart disease … Continue reading

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