Tag Archives: brokenness

Be not afraid of brokenness

I heal more deeply than you break, says the Lord:Be not afraid of brokenness © Meisaan Chan

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Parable of the woman with glass shards

There once was a woman whose beloved vase fell and shattered. She gathered up the broken glass shards and clung to them, and her hands got cut and bled. Many people advised her to put down the shards, and every … Continue reading

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Parable of the flower

There once was a flower that bloomed in its beauty, faded, then dropped all its petals during the night. The next day, the owner of the house saw it, rejoiced, and proclaimed the flower whole. © Meisaan Chan

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Parable of the broken vase

The kingdom of God is like two women who each broke a precious vase. The first woman swept up the shards and threw them away. The second woman wept, then carefully glued the vase back together. It could no longer … Continue reading

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Break this death

My body fears me and I fear my body: Break this death, O Lord © Meissan Chan

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Be confident in your face, says the Lord

Be confident in your face, says the Lord – you do not need a mask, for it blocks your true power © Meisaan Chan

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Nothing is not connected

Nothing is not connected healing feeds all resentment poisons all © Meisaan Chan

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