FAITHWALKNC's SparkPeople Blog FAITHWALKNC's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Choosing Forgiveness By Reverend Stacy Amara <BR> <BR> Choosing Forgiveness <BR> <BR> Thank you for being goodness, grace, mercy and my Divine inspiration, God. <BR> <BR> I recognize that one of your greatest gifts is that of forgiveness, yet it is one that often times I struggle with. <BR> <BR> At times, I can speak the words yet the pain still lingers on in my heart. <BR> <BR> Move me from a place of denial and avoidance to a place of deep healing and true forgiveness. <BR> <BR> I release all... Thu, 27 Sep 2012 18:54:25 EST Awareness Lord I thank you that for today I have a greater awareness of the areas of my life I have not surrendered. The areas of my life I need to remove more of me so that you may enter in. The places I've numbed, hidden, run from, and the places I have held onto too tightly, waved as a banner, and used dry. Lord fill my cup. Amen. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 22:32:24 EST Prayer by Rev. Heather Mizell From Reverend Heather Mizell: <BR> It is my deepest and most heartfelt intention to be a better me today. <BR> <BR> I desire to be more of what and who You created me to be today. <BR> <BR> I desire to create a life that complements who You are in me. <BR> <BR> Today, I set my hands to do Your work. I allow my heart and mind to align so that I may focus on what matters in Your eyes. <BR> <BR> I come present to each moment, allowing the possibilities to unfold in a manner that honors Y... Sun, 23 Sep 2012 17:24:33 EST Thankful Today was the first official day of my journey back toward wellness. Yesterday I found this site and joined. For many years I have lived in shame and pain alongside of joy and laughter. Yet, today I can let down my fears and let others into my journey. Not that anyone who looks at me can't see things are out of balance as I weigh over 120 lbs over my goal weight. My body does not hide what my smile often does. Today I cried. It was healing, powerful, and hard. Today I decided I am wor... Sat, 22 Sep 2012 23:25:12 EST