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People Hurt People

“Hurt people hurt people. We have all heard that saying or some form of it many times before. But all people hurt people. In some ways that is part of the human experience. We may not intend to but at one point in time we have all hurt someone we know and care about and maybe even a strangers.”

Help Me in My Unbelief

My heart and my mind can truly go 60 mph. One minute I am trusting you the next I am doubting you. Doubting if this whole God thing, this christian thing is real, worth it or am I just another human being desperately trying to keep my sanity by believing there is God. But there…
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This Monday

This morning I woke up and  felt like someone was playing a sick joke me My chest was a 100 story tall building caving in My heart was doing its own marathon For a split moment I could feel her strength pulsating through my body My body was stiff and cold barely able to move…
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A Turning Point

If I’ve learned anything these last 2 weeks since being in Minnesota is that God loves me. I mean He really loves me in such a profound and unexplainable way. He cherishes me, He pursues me, He is amazed by me even in my ocean of flaws– God absolutely loves me. He loves His imperfect,…
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New Beginnings!

Hey loves! For those who are new to my site and blog, welcome!! To those who have been with me since the launch of my previous site- lisesoftlyspoken.com, thank you so much for continuing this journey with me!! Nonetheless ,I am beyond excited to have revamped my brand and create a better and more cohesive…
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In His Silence

“But God isn’t talking to me. He has abandoned me and I  don’t think He hears my prayers anymore. No seriously, what do I do when it feels like God has left me?  When He just isn’t being God, what then? Fine, if He doesn’t care, won’t listen to me, then why do I need…
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As It Comes To An End

In less than 48 hours this year will end. We leave behind 2016 and enter another year of hopes, promises, dreams, and much more. We will spend the next few months writing 2016 on our papers before we finally get it right. Some of us will be looking forward to this year with joy because…
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1 Corinthians 13: 4 Love is Patient

Love. It evokes many emotions, thoughts, feelings, and confusion among many of us. The dictionary gives this definition: Love [luhv]  noun 1. a profound tender, passionate affection for another person 2.a feeling of warm personal attachment or deep affection, as for a parent, child or friend That’s what you see and that is what you…
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Vulnerable

Vulnerable [vuhl-ner-uh-buh l]. adj 1.Capable of or susceptible to being wounded or hurt, as by a weapon 2. Open to moral attack, criticism, temptation, etc; 3. Open to assault; difficult to defend Lately, I have been looking up the definitions of various words that I find people using everyday but not truly know its meaning.…
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Boomerang Love Giver

Do you give out love to others in hopes that  somehow that love will boomerang back to you and you yourself will feel loved? You either read that question and thought, “Yup, that’s me Lise,” or you probably again thought, “What is she talking about?” And honestly, I like both of those responses. See I…
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