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Jaded

Jaded

Jaded heart.
Callus feelings.
You feel
no hope.
You see
no cure.
You can’t help
but wonder if
there’s a future
for you.

You want to run.
You want to hide.
You can’t see past
Your jaded emotions
inside.

A spark of light
to melt
the pain
would soften you,
would heal you.
If only you could
see that there
is a future
for you.

You want to cry.
You want to hide.
You can’t break through
Your jaded emotions
inside.

Reach for Him.
He’ll soften you.
He is
the hope.
He is
the cure.
He can help you
and show you
you are loved.
There is a future
for you.

You want to run
into His arms.
You have been healed
of your jaded emotions
inside.
___
Corinne Elizabeth Cowherd

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Oasis

Let the Lord be your Oasis in the desert.

Oasis

Be my Oasis, Lord.
Satisfy my thirst.
Fill me up
to overflowing.

My journey through
the desert
has been long
and tiring.
I am dry.
I want to
rest in You –
in the shelter of Your
wings, in the
comfort
of Your hand.

I long for
Your
living waters.
I know that
they will satisfy
every ounce
of my being.

Restore my life,
cleanse me,
make me pure.
Make me more
like You.
I need You
to be
my Oasis
___
Corinne Elizabeth Cowherd

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