An Analogy: Dark Sunglasses and Depression

As I was reminiscing today about my struggles with depression, I remembered the day that I wrote this. I was seeing everything so dark and dreary… then realized that I had dark sunglasses on that was distorting my view. That is exactly what depression does to many… make everything seem dark. I pray that God’s Light will shine into the darkness that surrounds so many of us in various periods of our lives.

As I was traveling today,
with dark sunglasses on…
I realized what seemed real,
was actually so wrong.

For the whole world seemed dreary,
under darkened skies…
But it was only distorted,
by the glasses covering my eyes. Continue reading

“Me-Too” Love– Think About It!

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This is for the many who always get a “Me too” response when they express love to someone. Beware of the “Me too” responses for something hinders them from expressing “Love”.

Have you ever said “I love you”…
then heard “me too” in return.
Now that’s what “Me-too” Love is…
and it’s something many have to learn.
For many people have difficulty…
to express “love” in an outward way…
and instead of saying “I love you”…
it’s only “Me-too” that they will say. Continue reading

Expressions of Love

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Expressions of love…
are so different and vast.
Some are deep and eternal…
while others never last.
For expressions of love…
serve various tasks…
whether true and sincere…
or responding to questions asked.

For some expressions of love…
are forever broadcast…
declaring endless love…
with all truth unmasked. Continue reading

Cheating– Does Not Have To Be Physical (Matthew 5:28)

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Cheating–
How many have been victims of this act?
Now it does not have to be physical…
for this emotional cheating is a fact.
Hiding texts messages or numbers…
and keeping things secret or hidden…
breaks the trust in relationships…
where cheating is strictly forbidden.
For to keep things hidden in secret…
especially when specifically asked…
destroys the trust even more…
than being truthful with the facts. Continue reading