Seeing Red

The Center for Disease Control defines an abortion as “an intervention performed by a licensed clinician (e.g., a physician, nurse-midwife, nurse practitioner, or physician assistant), that is intended to terminate an ongoing pregnancy. Most states and reporting areas that collect abortion data now report if an abortion was medical or surgical. Medical abortions are legal […]

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Do I Need A Reason?

Do I need a reason To basque in your present beauty? To enjoy each line and crease on your face Do I withhold my love, my duty? Does a flower need a reason To catch her watcher’s eye? Do its dainty petals ask “Why do you love my blooms, Oh watcher, please tell me why?” […]

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Florida Weather

The heat of the summer sun brings temptation. A love for the world so thick, so strong. But, the way of escape comes in unsuspecting rains and downpours. Through song, through Word, the Spirit’s ability to keep. The heat overcomes, reveals the chains, the cords. The heat turns to autumn Where beneath my feet, The […]

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Disappointment of a Failed Adoption

The months of growing to love this blue eyed, strawberry blonde beauty has taught me rich and eternal things about my Lord. But nothing could have prepared my heart for the disappointment of this process being considered a “failed adoption”. Three months ago we were approached by a family who reside in the community that […]

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I Now Know

How could I know the meaning Of what it’s like to weep? The child you gave to me, Now buried beneath me, six feet deep. How could I know the embrace, Oh Lord Of your loving arms, Reaching out to comfort me Keeping my soul from doubt, from harm. How could I know your saving […]

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