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TREATISE ON PRAYER AND MEDITATION
St. Peter of Alcantara

Chapter I.

Of the Fruit to be Derived from Prayer and Meditation

SINCE this short treatise speaks of prayer and meditation, it will be well to state in a few words what is the fruit which may be derived from this holy exercise, so that men may give themselves to it with more willing heart.  It is a well known fact that one of the greatest hindrances we have to attaining our final happiness and blessedness, is the evil inclination of our hearts, the difficulty and dullness of spirit we have in respect to good rules; for, if this was not in the way, it would be the easiest thing possible to run in the path of virtues, and attain to the end for which we were created.  Concerning which the Apostle says, "I delight in the Law of God, according to the inward man; but I see another law in my members warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin." (Rom. 7:22-23)  This, then, is the universal cause of all our evil.  One of the most efficacious means for overcoming this dullness and difficulty, and for facilitating this matter, is devotion; for as St. Thomas says, "Devotion is nothing else than a certain readiness and aptitude for doing good."  For this takes away from our mind all that difficulty and dullness, and makes us quick and ready for all good.  It is a spiritual refection, a refreshment, like the dew of Heaven, a breath and inspiration of the Holy Spirit, a supernatural affection.  It so orders, strengthens, and transforms a man's heart, that it imparts a new taste and inspiration for spiritual things, a new distaste and abhorrence for sensible things.  The experience of every day shows us this.  For when a spiritually minded person rises from deep devout prayer, then straight away all his good resolutions are renewed, together with fervor and determination to do good; the desire then to please, and to love, a Lord so good and kind as He has then shown Himself to be, a willingness to endure fresh troubles, and chastenings, even to shedding blood for His sake, then, finally, all the freshness of soul is renewed and blooms again.
If you ask me, by what means so powerful and noble an affection of devotion is attained, the same holy teacher answers that it is by meditation and contemplation of diving things;  for from deeply meditating and pondering over these things there springs up this disposition, and affection in the will, which is called devotion;  and this stirs and moves us to all good.  It is on this account that this holy and religious exercise is so extolled and commended by all the Saints, as being The Means of acquiring devotion, which, though it is but one virtue only, yet it disposes and moves one to all the other virtues, and exists as a general stimulus to them all.

If you would see how true this is, hear how plainly St. Bonaventure declares it in these words:

"If you would suffer patiently the adversities and miseries of this life, be a man of prayer.  If you would gain power and strength to overcome the temptations of the enemy, be a man of prayer.  If you would mortify your will with all its affections and lusts, be a man of prayer.  If you would understand the cunning devices of Satan, and defend yourself against his deceits, be a man of payer.  If you would live joyfully, and with sweetness walk in the path of penitence and sorrow, be a man of prayer.  If you would drive out the troublesome gnats of vain thoughts and cares from your soul, be a man of prayer.  If you would sustain your soul with the richness of devotion, and kept it ever full of good thoughts and desires, be a man of prayer.  If you would strengthen and confirm your heart in the pilgrimage with God, be a man of prayer.  Lastly, if you would root out from your soul every vice and in their place plant the virtues, be a man of prayer, for in this is obtained the unction and grace of the Holy Spirit who teaches all things.

"And besides all this, if you would climb to the height of contemplation, and delight in the sweet embraces of the Bridegroom, exercise yourself in prayer, for this is the way by which the soul mounts up to contemplation and to the taste of heavenly things.

"You see, then, of how great virtue and power is prayer, and for proof of all that has been said (to say nothing of Holy Scripture) let this now be sufficient assurance that we have seen and heard, and see, day by day, many simple persons who have attained to all these things above mentioned and to others greater, through the exercise of prayer."

Thus far the words of St. Bonaventure.
Then, what richer treasure? What field can be found more fertile, yielding more abundantly than this?  Hear also what another most religious and holy doctor, speaking of this same virtue, says:

"In prayer the soul is cleansed from sin, pastured with charity, confirmed in faith, strengthened in hope, gladdened in spirit.  By prayer the inward man is directed aright, the heart is purified, the truth discovered, temptation overcome, sadness avoided, the perceptions renewed, languishing virtue restored, lukewarmness dismissed, the rust of vices done away;  and in it there do not cease to come forth living sparkles of heavenly desires, with which the flame of divine love burns.  Great are the excellencies of prayer, great are its privileges!  Before it Heaven is opened, secrete things are made manifest, and to it the ears of God are ever attentive." (St. Lawrence Justinian, In Signo Vitae)

This now is sufficient to show in some way what is the fruit of this holy exercise.
Chapter II.

Of the Subject Matter of Meditation
HAVING seen what fruit may come of Prayer and Mediation, let us now see what are the things on which we should meditate.   To which the answer is, that inasmuch as this holy exercise is ordained to create in our hearts the love and fear of God, and to lead us to keep His Commandments, the most fitting subject for this exercise will be that which should most surely lead to the end proposed.  And although it be true that all created things, whether earthly or heavenly, may move us to this, yet, generally speaking, the Mysteries of our Faith which are contained in the Creed, are the most efficacious, and profitable.  For here are treated the subjects of the Divine blessings, the Last Judgment, the pains of Hell, and the glory of Paradise, where there are the most powerful stimulants to move our hearts to the love and fear of God;  and in it are treated also the Life and Passion of Our Savior Christ, in which consists all our good.  These two subjects especially are treated of in the Creed, and are those on which we for the most part make our Meditations.  And therefore, with much reason it is said, that the Creed is the most fitting subject for this holy exercise, although at the same time, there may be with every one some subject which might more especially move his heart to the love and fear of God.
 
Agreeably, then, with this, in order to help on the young who are now entering upon this path, to whom we should give food which has been, as it were, already digested, I will now briefly set forth two kinds of Meditation for all the days of the week.  Taken, for the most part, from the Mysteries of our Faith, some are for the evening, and some for the morning;  so that, as we give our bodies their two meals each day, so should we give our souls, whose food is Meditation and the consideration of things Divine.  Of these Mediations, some are upon the Mysteries of Sacred Passion and Resurrection of Christ, and some upon the other Mysteries of which I have spoken.  Those who have not time to make such retirement twice in the day, will, at least, be able to mediate one week upon the former mysteries, and another week upon the latter.  Or, they may fine themselves entirely to those on the Passion and Life of Jesus Christ, which are the principal ones;  although it would not be well, in the beginning of the soul's conversion, to omit the others, seeing that they are especially suitable at such time when the fear of God and detestation of our sins are to be chiefly desired.

MEDITATION FOR MONDAY

On this day, you shall enter upon the memory of your sins, and upon the knowledge of yourself, to see how many evil things you have done, and to see that you have nothing that is good save from God.  For this consideration is the means of acquiring humility, the mother of all the virtues.

Monday Morning Meditation

For this purpose you must first think of the multitude of the sins of your past life, especially of those committed in the days when you knew not God.  For if you consider them well, you will find that they are more in number than the hairs of your head, and that you lived in that day like the Gentile who knows not God.  Consider then, briefly, the Ten Commandments, and the Seven Deadly sins, and you will see that there are none into which you have not often fallen, in deed or word or thought.  Let your mind, then, rest upon the Divine Blessings, and upon your past time, and consider how you have made use of them.  For you have to give an account of all these before God.  Tell me, then, how have you used the days of your childhood, your youth, your manhood, indeed all the days of your past life?

In what way did you use your bodily senses, and the powers of your soul, which God gave to you for the purpose of knowing and serving Him?
In what did you use your eyes, except in things of vanity?

In what did you use your ears, except to hear things of falsehood;  in what your tongue, except in all manner of rash oaths and murmurings? and your taste and all your senses, except in sensual pleasures and flattery?

How have you profited by the Holy Sacraments, which God ordained for your assistance?

What thanksgivings have you made for all His benefits?

How have you responded to His inspirations?

How have you used your health and strength, your natural talents, your earthly goods, your opportunities and occasions for living well?

What care have you taken of your neighbor whom God commended to you, and what works of mercy towards him can you show?

Then what will you answer on that day of reckoning when God shall say unto you:  "Give an account of your stewardship."  O withered tree, destined for eternal torments!  What will you answer on that day, when there shall be required from you the account of your whole life, and of every point and moment in it?
Think, next, of the sins which you have committed, and do each day commit, even after your eyes have been opened to the knowledge of God, and you will find that the old Adam still lives in you, with many of the old roots and habits.  See how you have stood aloof from God, how unthankful you have been for His benefits, how rebellious against his inspirations, how slothful in things concerning His service, which you never performed with that readiness and diligence and purity of intention which you do owe Him; nay, think of how you have discharged them even for the sake of human respects and interests!

Consider, also, moreover, how hard you are towards your neighbor, and how gentle with yourself; how you love your own will, your self, your flesh, your honor, and your own interests!

See how you are always proud, ambitious, quick to anger, vainglorious, envious, malicious, prone to amusement, inconstant, full of levity, sensual, given to recreations, laughter and idle talk.  See, too, how inconstant you are in good purposes, how inconsiderate in your words, and imprudent in your deeds, and how cowardly and half-hearted in any matter of importance.

And further, after you have taken note of the multitude of your sins, consider then their gravity, so that you may see how on all sides your misery has grown upon you.  For this you should, in the first place, think of these three circumstances in your past life, namely,
Against Whom have you sinned?
For what end did you sin?
And in what way?
If  you think, against Whom you did sin, you will find that it was against God, whose goodness and majesty are infinite, whose blessings and mercies to man are more in number than the sands of the sea-shore.  Or if you think, for what end you did sin, it was for some point of honor, some foul lust, or some trivial interest, or very often for something of no interest whatsoever, for no other reason than habit, and disregard for God.  Or if you think, in what way you did sin, it was with such ease and audacity as to be without scruple or fear; nay, at time with such ease and content as if you were sinning against a god made of wood who neither knew nor saw anything that was done on earth.  Is this the honor which is due to so great a Majesty?  Is this the thanks you gave for so great blessings?  Is this the return you make for that most Precious Blood shed upon the Cross, for those scourgings and buffetings endured on your behalf?  O miserable you, for what you have lost, and more for what you have gained for yourself, and much more still, if with all this, you do not sense your impending perdition!
Monday Evening Meditation

After all this it is most profitable to let your thoughts rest a while on the consideration of your nothingness;  that is, how you have by yourself nothing, but sin, or in other words, nothingness;  how all else is from God alone.  For it is clear that as all natural gifts, so those too, of grace, which are greater, are His only.  From him is the grace of predestination, which is the source of all other graces;  from Him the grace of our vocation, and all the grace accompanying it;  from Him the grace of perseverance, and that of life eternal.

What have you, then, from which to glory, save your nothingness and sin?

Rest, then, awhile in the consideration of that nothingness, and take note that this, and all else, comes from God; so that you may see clearly and manifestly what you are, and what He is;  how poor you are, and how abundant in riches he is; and, consequently, how little you can trust in  and esteem yourself, and how greatly you can trust in Him, love Him, glory in Him!

Then, having considered all these things, think of yourself with thoughts most lowly.  Ponder that you are nothing but "a reed shaken in the wind." of no weights, or virtue, or firmness, or steadfastness or anything else.  Ponder that you are another Lazarus, dead for four days, a carcass foul-smelling and abominable, so much that they who pass by cover their noses, and shut their eyes.  Judge on your own that this is what you are before God and His angels, and hold yourself to be unworthy to lift your eyes up to Heaven, or that this earth should bear you, or that creatures should serve you; unworthy of the bread which you eat and of the air which you breathe.  With that sinner of the street, cast yourself down at the Savior's feet, with your face covered in confusion and shame like the woman taken in adultery; and with much sorrow and compunction of heart, beg of Him pardon for your sins, and that, out of His infinite pity and mercy, He may vouchsafe to turn to you, and receive you into His house.


THE SECOND PART OF THIS TREATISE WHICH SPEAKS OF DEVOTION
Chapter I.

What is Devotion?

THE greatest trouble those persons suffer from who give themselves to Prayer is the failing in Devotion which they so often experience in it.  When there is no such failing, there is nothing sweeter, or more easy that to pray.  For this reason, now that we have treated upon the subject-matter of Prayer, and upon the manner of  praying, it will be well to consider the things which help Devotion, and also those which hinder it, and the temptations which most often assail devout people in it;  and certain other points that are necessary to observe in this exercise.  But first it will greatly help the matter to set forth what Devotion is, that we may know to begin with, what is the precious thing for which we are contending.

Devotion, says St. Thomas Aquinas, is a power which makes one prompt and ready for any virtue, and stirs and helps one to do well. (Summa II, II, Q. 82, Art. 1.)  This definition declares manifestly the great necessity and usefulness of this power, for it contains in itself more than some would think.  We have on this account to consider that the chief hindrance to living a good life is the corruption of human nature which came to us through sin, and from which comes the great inclination we have towards evil, and the difficulty and unwillingness we have in respect to what is good.  These two things make the path of virtue most difficult to us, while in itself it is the thing most sweet, most beautiful, most to be desired, most honorable in the world.  It is against this difficulty and unwillingness the Divine Wisdom has provided this most complete remedy in the power and succor of Devotion.  For as the north wind disperses the clouds, and leaves the sky clear and serene, so true Devotion drives away from our mind all that unwillingness and difficulty, and leaves it then free and disposed for all that is good.  This virtue so become as power within us as being at one a very special gift of the Holy Spirit, a heavenly dew, a succor and visitation of God attained through Prayer.  Its very nature is to contend against the difficulty of which we have spoken, and to overcome this luke-warmness, to give us readiness and fill the soul with good desires, to enlighten the understanding, to strengthen the Will, to kindle in us the Love of God, to extinguish the flame of evil desires, to teach hatred of worldly things, and abhorrence of sin, and to give us new fervor, new spirit, new power, and incentive to well doing.

For as Samson, wile possessed of his hair, had greater strength than any man in the world, and when this was taken away from him, became as weak as other men; so is the Christian soul strong when he has this Devotion, and weak when he has it not.

And this is what St. Thomas desired to show in his definition, and, without doubt, this is the greatest praise one could give to this virtue, that, being of itself only one virtue, it is a stimulus and incentive to all others.  Let not him then that would travel by the path of virtues, go without these spurs;  for without them he will never be able to arouse the evil beast of his nature form is sluggishness.

From what has been said it will be clearly seen, then, what is true and real Devotion.  For Devotion is not a certain tenderness of heart, or sense of consolation which those who pray feel sometimes, unless there be also a promptitude and disposition for good works, for, when at times God would prove who are His own, it often happens that the one is found and not the other.  The truth is that form this Devotion and readiness there often arises the consolation spoken of:  and, on the other hand, that very consolation and spiritual delight will increase the Devotion itself, which is the readiness and incentive to well-doing.  And, therefore, God's servants may, with good reason, desire and ask for these joys and consolations, not for the pleasure they give, but because they are the means of increasing the Devotion which fits them for well-doing, as the Prophet showed when he said, "I will run the way of Thy commandments, when Thou has set my heart at liberty," (Ps. 119:32) that is, with the joy of Thy consolation which was the cause of my readiness.

And now let us proceed to treat of those means by which this Devotion is to be attained, and, since with this virtue are united all others leading to the special knowledge of God, we will consider the means of attaining to the perfection of Prayer and Contemplation, to the consolations of the Holy Spirit and the love and wisdom of God, and to that union of our souls with God, which is the goal of all spiritual life.

And this, lastly, is to consider the means by which we may attain to the possession of God Himself in this life, which is that Treasure of the Gospel, the "Pearl of great price" for the possession of which the husbandman joyfully despoiled himself of all that he had.

Hence it is we see that the highest aim of our theology is, that from it we may learn the way to the Supreme Good, and may make this life to become a ladder by which we may advance step by step to the eternal happiness awaiting us.
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When God sends a challenge your way stand tall and handle it. It has been said time & time again that God will not give you nothing you can't handle. Lord know I have been handed enough. I am pretty sure he must think that I am wonder woman or something, because I am running in place. I am tired of feeling I am getting nowhere. So Dear Lord. I ask of you to give me strength to make it through these tough times. Give me a sign as to where I need to go and guide me on the right path so things can be better for my family and myself. I put this and other things going on in my family life in your hands and ask of you god to show me the way. I turn to you to let me see the power you can bestow on my family and make us stronger to face the things that lie ahead. Thank you dear Lord for being my savior and giving me life. From water to dirt evorapating into the earth then back to the sun again only to be thrust back down. From liquid to ice the vapors in the air your love is truly always there. It can't be seen or heard only felt with true intent. Only to find what god has to lend your body your soul, Don't let it turn cold. Warm with the wind set adrift with the leaves you will see me everywhere I grow, I wither only to be born again. As long as there is time, a place to be told, a story never gets old. someone will always want to hear an open ear, an open heart, free your mind, let it start. Let the pain guide you. As I am not one to be lied to, thoughts feelings of love and lust the feeling of no trust. Shake it off you will love again. Pick yourself up stand tall For the love inside it grows always. If it be a tiny light that flickers or a roaring fire, I can tell what you desire. When I think of you it is like the morning dew. The first drops on a blade of grass. The first sign of life water. Liquid from the earth condensed onto the grass only to be evaporated into the air not to be seen or herd but knowing it is still there. Looking around it is all there. Just like the morning dew. Time pushes on the seeds we plant grow. Only to let us know that it will continue. Life our life continues on to be seen as a wonders of the world. We shall not question it, push forward to be born again. Into the light. The light of growth, letting us know there is much to be learned yet to be told. When the time stops, is when the lesson begins. Have we learned from the beginning, the past, into the present? Time will tell. From water to dirt evorapating into the earth then back to the sun again only to be thrust back down. To begin anew, as the world turns.
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Today's Devotional written by Mary Southerland continues today's theme of brokenness. Read, Apply and Be Blessed❤️🙏😇


October 9, 2014
Just Call Me Pauline
Mary Southerland

Today’s Truth
I waited patiently for the LORD; He turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; He set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand (Psalm 40:1-2, NIV).

Friend to Friend
I hate depression. It is an all-too-familiar foe in my life. I know. I am a grounded Christian and have walked with God for many years. I am a pastor's wife ... a Christian author and speaker. According to many people, I shouldn't struggle with depression, but I do. It keeps me on my face before God. It keeps me broken and desperate for Him.

Thousands – seriously - thousands of people have prayed for me to be delivered and set free from this battle.

I continually search my heart, mind, and soul for some un-confessed sin.

I have sifted through my past and dealt with every painful memory God has brought to mind.

I have tried dozens of nutritional “cures.”

Exercise? Do it. It helps … but the darkness never quite goes away.

I have had two sleep studies, been given a light box, taken I don’t know how many different anti-depressants, and seen countless psychiatrists and counselors, searching for an answer. They don’t seem to have one that I like – you know, the one that takes away the darkness altogether.

I have come to the conclusion that my real name is Pauline.

No, I am nowhere close to the faith level of the apostle Paul, but we do have one thing in common. A pit. I’m not sure what Paul’s personal pit was. It doesn’t matter. When Paul begged God to take away his pain, the answer was a resounding “no.” God then proceeded to use Paul in amazing ways – because of and through the broken places in Paul’s life.

I want to be like Paul. I want to be okay with just being okay some days. It’s funny. On those days when I want to give up … I invariably receive an email, a phone call, a Facebook message, or a text telling me how God has used something I wrote or taught to change a life. I am just flat out amazed to think God can use me in such a way! That’s when I truly thank Him for the pit, knowing that He is working through my brokenness to encourage other broken people.

We are all broken in some way. We all have pits.

A pit is slimy. It is impossible to get a grip on anything because of the slime. You can’t climb out. I tried. But I kept sliding back down to the bottom. Evidently, God thought I needed to learn how to sit, be still, and know that He really is God.

And the bottom of my pit was just lovely – covered in mud. As I dredged through that mud, I came to a startling realization. I was a pig. I evidently loved wallowing in the mud of my messy past. I discovered that I had spent a lot of years burying a lot of junk in that mud.

Emotional junk that was just too painful to face.
Physical junk that I simply didn’t have the strength to master.
Mental junk that forged faulty thought patterns and nasty habits in my life.
Spiritual junk I desperately tried to hide as I attempted to find my worth in performance, human approval and effort.

I wish I had known then what I know now – that God loves me simply because He is love and He just can’t help Himself. I wish I had known that nothing I do or don’t do will ever change His love for me, and that no one – absolutely no one can take my place in His heart.

But it took the pit of clinical depression for me to learn those truths.

So today, I embrace the pain. I celebrate the fact that even in the darkness, I know He is there. God is with me. He is faithful. Jesus loves me, and He is for me.

Yes, the pit of depression is never far away and keeps me on my face before God. And that is a good thing.

Anything or anyone that makes me desperate for God can be counted as a blessing. Honestly, I hate that truth – but I also love it. God has used it to make my life a living illustration of the wonderful horrible certainty that His power shines best through the broken places. He is drawn to broken people. Broken people are why He came.

Did you know that my given name, Mary, literally means: “bitter, but when broken, sweet?” I guess I will keep it. After all, it is the perfect picture of who I really am.

Let’s Pray
Father, thank You that You are my strength and my joy. I turn to You in faith and seek Your forgiveness for the pride that blinds me to the hope I find in You. Please help me see Your hand at work in my life, and even when I can’t, give me the power to walk by faith and not by sight. Right now, I lay the broken pieces of my life at Your feet and am counting on You to come through for me.
In Jesus’ name,
Amen.

Now It’s Your Turn
Read and memorize Psalm 40:1-3.
Record these verses in your journal.
When the darkness comes, remember each promise and count on God’s grace.


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I just love it when someone is in a chipper mood talking to someone else and then when they turn to you they're all mopey and whiney and have that gawd awful nasal tone and you just want to whack em with a stick.

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Melanie C: I Turn To You
Watch the video: Melanie C - I Turn To You (Music Video) (HD)
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As we promised we'll tell you about the impact of reviews on sales and methods which turn the negative into a positive. 
According to statistics, 88% of customers before making a reservation acquainted with reviews. Moreover, 79% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations and "word of mouth". Well, if the responses are positive, but in reality this rarely happens, because the positive share 87% of customers and negative - 95%.  
In the B2B segment the impact of reviews is much higher than in the B2C. The reason is simple. Firstly, the price issue in B2B is much higher than in B2C. Secondly, the decision to purchase takes more than one person under the influence of the emotions, and the whole department after a thorough check of all the information of the supplier, including the comments. 
But winning the trust of the customer, you can be sure that he will turn to you again. Statistically, 6 out of 10 buyers B2B segment will continue to buy from the seller, who won their trust, and only 4 of 10 in B2C segment.
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https://plus.google.com/109012142883952828503 Nadine-Laure Chevremont : ah a final word to you dear big ben, you have underestimated me !! I initially wanted a respite "find...
ah a final word to you dear big ben, you have underestimated me !! I initially wanted a respite "find" the man that I loved (and I still do) through you, but over time you learned to be me to serve you of my strength, that I may receive that your pain and you invincibility, well it's done, I remerci I sui detox my body and I'll add a little cure for your curse against me, because in the end your wife are right on you "You're damned well" you do not know your true loved famile but still croyant other family turn you will never love !!! and no one will trust you again after that, "for fear of them pregnant" !!!! therefore I believe in divine justice "welcom" hell where I comes out that you you sent me there by your own will, my turn to you and sinking all your eternity has !!!!! never meet again even beyond the time !!!!! never !!!!
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I can smile because the pain has gone
But cry because it's where i'm from
God I turn to You to make me strong again
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Christina Aguilera - I Turn To You
Watch the video: Christina Aguilera - I Turn To You
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https://plus.google.com/110037182961460272577 assya16 : One Day Lying here wide awake on my own now Silence is the loudest cry I'm safe but I've lost everything...
One Day

Lying here wide awake on my own now
Silence is the loudest cry
I'm safe but I've lost everything I've known
I can smile because the pain has gone
But cry because it's where i'm from
God I turn to You to make me strong again

One day I can reach that rainbow
Watch the sweet reflection
Shining off my first home
I'd give anything to see my family again
And say how much I love them
That's all I imagine
One day

I wish I could go back tomorrow
If it's only for just one second
Put warmth back into a town that's frozen
I can smile because the pain has gone
But cry because it's where i'm from
God I turn to You to make me strong again

One day I can reach that rainbow
Watch the sweet reflection
Shining off my first home
I'd give anything to see my family again
And say how much I love them
That's all I imagine
One day

I have cried so many times
And all those tears have washed my eyes
I see clearly into the light
'Cause I believe
I know one day I'll be home again
To start a new life, with peace everywhere
Right from the start until the end
I believe

That one day
I can reach that rainbow
Watch the sweet reflection
Shining off my first home
I'd give anything to see my family again
And say how much I love them
That's all I imagine
One day, one day
I believe that one day
One day
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https://plus.google.com/109916802008342076731 ღKyra Philipsღ : Imagine....(you guys asked for one) You are sad. Depressed even. You can't move. Your boyfriend, (now...
Imagine....(you guys asked for one)
You are sad. Depressed even. You can't move. Your boyfriend, (now ex), has broken up with you. You've gone through 24 boxes of tissues, and your pillow has just about given up on you. You are drowning in your own tears. Then...there's a knock at the door. Your heart jumps. You think of those blue eyes...and that dirty blonde hair...and you jump outta bed. You throw on whatever clothes are closest to you, (your pajamas are ugly, not to mention, soaking wet!!!), and run out of the room. There is another knock. Could that be him??? You think. No.... Could it? You take a deep breath and open the door, hesitantly. There stands your fidgeting ex, with your best friend, Jessica, by his side. You knew she LIKED him, but you never knew she would DATE him. You are furious. You try to open your mouth, but can't. You swallow hard and let him in. Jessica too.
"(Y/N)," he says, "Look. I'm sorry about us...how it never lasted...come here..." he pats the couch cushion next to him. "Sit."
You do. You gladly sit next to him, and wait for an explanation. You raise your eyebrow and nod.
"I feel bad." he says.
You swallow.
"What is she doing here???" you blurt out, forgetting that Jessica is in the room, watching your every move.
"Oh..." whispers Jordan... "Jessica...she's my new, um, you know---"
"Girlfriend????" you accuse, crossing your arms.
"Yeah," says Jessica, in the ohsobloodyperky way she has.
Jordan starts fidgeting, more. This time its worse. You take a deep breath: "Look," your voice quivers, "J-jordan---"
"We better get going..." he clears his throat. "Sorry, (Y/N), Bye...Lets go, Jess." he kisses her on the cheek the way he used to do to you. Your lip quivers. Don't go... You're thinking... Plz .... Jordan turn to you and holds your hands.
"Keep that chin up!!!" he trys to smile. "I'll be right there, Jess." She nods and leaves. She closes the truck door. Jordan pulls away when you try to hug him.
"B-Bye then....."
"wait," he says. "Before I go...." He smiles evilly. "I want to give you this...." He pulls you to him and kisses your cheek. "Goodbye, (Y/N)....See ya at school!!!"
He leaves. You smile, then run to your room and cry. ღ

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I'm standing in the market looking around, you're in your sellers stall sitting around. I walk over to you. I start talking to your seller before I turn to you. So, I have a question for you. Do you want to be my pet? ((Open))
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"DUA-E-BAHA"----------- SUPPLICATION OF BRILLIANCE

O God, I ask You to give me from your brilliance that beautifies, and all your glories are radiantly brilliant, O God, I beseech you in the name of all your glories.

O God, I ask You to give me from your refined good that makes more handsome, 
and all Your refinements are gracefully beautiful,

O God, I beseech You in the name of all your beauties.

O God, I ask You to give me from Your majesty that gives grandeur, and all Your majestic powers are strongly sublime.

O God, I beseech you in the name of all your powers, 
O God, I ask You to give me from Your greatness that makes great, and all Your powers are extensively important.

O God, I ask You to give me from Your influences.
O God, I beseech You to give me from Your light that enlightens, and all Your enlightenments are luminously bright.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your lights.
O God, I ask You to give me from your mercy that gives much, and all Your kind leniencies are plenteously many.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all your compassions. 
O God, I ask You to give me from Your words that elaborate and conclude.
And and Your words are complete and perfect.

O God, I beseech you in the name of all Your words,
O God, I ask You to give me from Your perfection that brings to fullness,
And all Your perfections are total and whole.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your perfections,
O God, I ask You to give me from Your Names that make great, and all Your Names are important,
O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your Names.
O God, I beseech You to give me from your authority that surpasses in honor and power, And all Your authorities are rare and supreme.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your authorities.
O God, I ask You to give me from Your Will that simultaneously takes effect, and all Your wills are at once executed.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your wills,
O God, I ask You to give me from Your that omnipotence which controls everything, and all events Your omnipotence dominates.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your all embracing omnipotence. 
O God, I ask You to give me from Your Wisdom that pierces through and enforces, and Your Wisdom is altogether effective.

O God, I beseech You in the name of Your Wisdom.
O God, I ask You to give me from Your promise which always is fulfilled. And all your promises are kept and fulfilled.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your promises.

O God, I ask You to give me from Your Channels which are most dear to You, and all that which is dear to you is the most desirable.
O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your Channels.
O God, I ask You to give me from Your distinctions that vie in glory, and all Your distinctions are noble.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your distinctions.
O God, I ask You to give me from Your sovereignty which lasts and continues forever, and for all times Your sovereignty is everlasting.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your absolute sovereignty,
O God, I ask You to give me from Your kingdom that surpasses and glory and nobility, and reality Your kingdom alone is the most celebrated and magnificent.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your unlimited kingdom,
O God, I ask You to give me from Your highest height that exalts, and Your Eminence is altogether sublime.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your highest sublimity,
O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your sings, 
O God, I ask You to give me from Your bounties which always move a head, come in advance, and all Your bounties are eternal.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your bounties.
O God, I ask You to give me from Your sings which gives out freely, and all you sings are generous.

O God, I beseech You in the name of all Your sings,

O God, I ask You to give me whereby You exercises absolute authority and power.
I beseech You in the name of Your total exclusive omnipotence, and singular absolute authority.

O God, I ask You to give me whereby You gives answer to my supplication whenever I turn to You” Therefore answer my prayers, 

O God, Through Your mercy, O The most Merciful
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Dad, Does Your Child Feel Like They Can Depend On You?

Moms play an important role in the family. They’re the nurturers, the caregivers, and the ones that kids often turn to when they need help. However, dads are critical to health, happiness and wellbeing too. Dads are just as important as moms. So how can you make sure your child knows they can depend on you?

Responsive Play – Dads are great for playing with kids. However, it’s important that this play time is on the child’s terms – meaning that it needs to be supportive and responsive. If the child is getting tired throwing the ball, dad needs to recognize this and modify the game or change it. Children can feel pressured to live up to dad’s expectations. Let loose and just have fun.

Be Positive – Children are more likely to turn to you for advice and support if you can be supportive and positive. When they’re struggling with something, strive to let them handle it unless they ask for help. Rather than solve the problem for your child, show them how they might solve it themselves. Offer positive guidance, rather than criticism or by telling them what they should do.

Related: Top Tips for Dad – Getting Along with Your Family

Relax a Little – Dads often view themselves as the disciplinarians. They don’t tolerate any backtalk, disrespect, or disobedience. While it’s not good to let your child walk all over you, consider relaxing a little rather than jumping on your child and reacting to their bad behavior. Let them know that the behavior isn’t appropriate. Believe it or not, children standing up to their parents is a positive thing because it shows that they’re confident in themselves and secure in their relationship with you.

One Size Does Not Fit All – Realize that your child is an individual, and you cannot raise two different children the exact same way. By knowing your child and being responsive to their temperament and unique needs, they’ll intuitively know that you are a parent they can depend on and turn to in a time of need.

Finally, remember that children learn from watching your actions more than they learn from listening to your words. When you model that you are someone who is reliable and trustworthy in your relationships, they in turn take that in and remember it. When your child has a problem, an issue they want to discuss, or they’re in need of significant help, it’s good to know that they can depend on their dad.
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