Category Archives: Recovery and healing

Inner tumult

No matter my externals, when I tumult inside I am poor © Meisaan Chan

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You are not able to see it all

You are not able to see it all, says the Lord – when you keep this unknowing before you you keep humility before you © Meissan Chan

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How slowly I began to numb over

How slowly I began to numb over – as how ice freezes over a deep lake: Not all at once, but it starts at the edges, moving inward until all was frozen over, and then thicker, deeper yet even still, … Continue reading

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Praise feeds in ways that food cannot

Praise feeds in ways that food cannot; work as you must, but do not neglect to praise © Meisaan Chan

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You are so beautiful

You are so beautiful, my love, says the Lord and the ways you struggle to love me make me love you more a miracle – that Infinity can love you more! – That is what you do to me © … Continue reading

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Saturated with God

I enter this world empty-handed and empty-handed I leave it saturated with God © Meisaan Chan

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What is my life for?

What is my life for? It is not for riches It is not for power It is not for prestige It is not to go to the grave being right; It is to go to the grave praising © Meisaan … Continue reading

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