Be Still My Love 10/24/16

Be Still My Love

Tonight, my poem is Be Still My Love. I thought of how blessed I am to be loved unconditionally by my family and by God. Even through my grief and my depression both have loved me and cared for me helping each day with things that I could not cope with or handle on my own. Now, in hindsight, I see what a blessing each was. Even when I did not have the desire to go on, to live, to take another step, my family and God were there urging me to put one foot in front of the other until I could again begin to take tiny baby steps on my own. To my family, I love you each very much and thank you for your help. To God, well I love you because you first loved me (paraphrased 1 John 4:19).


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Hope 10/12/16

Tonight I wrote a poem called Hope. It’s been a while since I have written any poetry. Dealing will my grief and depression, I lost interest in writing and found it difficult to even do mundane things like brushing my teeth, showering, and getting dressed. I was up most of the night and unable to sleep and slept most of the day when I wasn’t crying, but now things are slowly improving and my outlook is better. I am healing and adding things back to my schedule…a little at a time. I hope that you enjoy the new poem. Susan…

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Thank You for Patience 10/8/16 – Susan’s Devotional Journal

Thank You for Patience Thank you for patience as I have grieved and healed during this time since my last post on September 12, 2017. Before I restart the Bible Study on David’s Life, I want to talk a little about what I have learned during this time of healing. First, I start with a … Continue reading Thank You for Patience 10/8/16

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