Tag Archives: pain

Do not shy away from pain

Do not shy away from pain, says the Lord,for my blessings are often built on top of it © Meisaan Chan

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A cry for help in the wilderness

Help me, O Lord, barricades in every direction; the path has crumbled behind me the path has crumbled before me and to my sides the land burns: Help me, oh God, I cry © Meisaan Chan

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Good leaders walk with pain

Good leaders walk with pain – not in front of them, for pain is blind not behind them, for pain can lag behind but beside them, where pain reminds © Meisaan Chan

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Pain is a wise advisor

Pain is a wise advisor but a poor leader © Meisaan Chan

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Gentle glory

All sorts of gentle glory even in the pain of living: Gentle glory, all around © Meisaan Chan

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The deepest wounds

The deepest wounds can lead to the deepest healing or to the deepest infection © Meisaan Chan

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I will not always affirm your path

I will not always affirm your path – that too, is the mark of love © Meisaan Chan

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