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May 30

Lord, my heart is weary. I long for a compassionate, understanding hug and reassuring words. I wish someone besides you had a clue what I am going through, how strong and resilient and trusting I’ve been. But instead I feel like I am supposed to do everything perfectly, and not have any needs or weaknesses. […]

Mar 23

Hello, Father. Thank you for keeping me alive through everything, Lord. I appreciate having a chance to serve you and to learn more about you and your creation. Father, I find myself essentially homeless already this morning, all my belongings in a backpack, eating breakfast on the sidewalk under a tree, and typing this post […]

Mar 15

Lord, please help my heart. It is difficult not to cut my own throat and be DONE with pain and loss. I feel like I’m being asked to trust myself in the hands of the enemy, and make myself soft and open enough to treat him as my best friend. I cannot trust any human, […]

Jan 31

Hello, Lord. Thank you for helping me through another day, another night. Thank you for keeping me sane and at least outwardly stable, so that I do not put more weight on my husband. Thank you for providing just enough money for us to survive, and thank you for making our landlord show us mercy, […]

Aug 10

Lord, I really feel like I can’t take any more. I give you my heart, my broken, abused heart, and ask you to keep it safe in your hands until I can make it OUT of this sad place of despair and feeling trapped and so very low. If I can just be alone, in […]

May 13

Good morning, Lord! Thank you so much for comforting and encouraging me early this morning, helping me to get back on track and not be so down on myself. I thank you so much for giving me the privilege of handing over my troubles to you, and letting you take them, so that I am […]

Mar 18

Good morning, Lord. I am still very low on hope, and frustrated with myself and with life. But I do not wish to dwell on that. I wish instead to just hand all that over to you, and trust you, and keep looking to you. I know you will provide everything I actually need, even […]