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Forum: Creative Works 04-10-18, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,601
Posted By apureheart
Unknown

Ashamed of this persona that I pretend so well
Hiding behind truth while living a personal hell

Tortured by insecurities and overwhelming fear
Behind my reputation unable to let anyone near

I...
Forum: Creative Works 04-02-18, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 614
Posted By apureheart
Who Cares?

I’m the least of the brethren but GOD knows my name
He has taken away my sin and He covers my shame

Sin had its’ day and the scars left behind tell a story
Of one who had no hope transformed by...
Forum: Prayer Requests and Praises 03-27-18, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,553
Posted By apureheart
What was the point of a burning bush in the...

What was the point of a burning bush in the middle of a desert wilderness that no one would see? Oh, maybe, just maybe a shepherd or wanderer but no one who really mattered.
Forum: Question of the week 08-10-16, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
If
Views: 4,146
Posted By apureheart
Remember the burning bush in the wilderness? ...

Remember the burning bush in the wilderness?

What a waste! In the middle of nowhere, off the beaten path, off the off the beaten path path.

It just existed insignificantly.

Why was it...
Forum: Creative Works 07-29-14, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
but
Views: 4,324
Posted By apureheart
As your heart sings out to GOD heaven applauses....

As your heart sings out to GOD heaven applauses. The most beautiful, the purest, the most innocent and melodious tunes come from one whose heart is in tune with the heart of GOD.

As your heart...
Forum: Creative Works 06-08-14, 03:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,209
Posted By apureheart
This poem was written after a young christian...

This poem was written after a young christian made a remark that someone he was witnessing to told him he was not "hardcore" into drugs. I know his story and I knew he was.

Even after an almost...
Forum: Creative Works 06-01-14, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,209
Posted By apureheart
One Less Seed

Christian...

"I've not forgot where I came from or what I've done
But I do have trouble remembering why and the fun"

The addict's life...

Moments of pleasure followed by hours of pain...
Forum: Creative Works 09-21-13, 05:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
I believe the reason the story, Little Noah, does...

I believe the reason the story, Little Noah, does not have a THE END is because each story is different. What does his future hold? Perhaps one day he will write poetry and tell stories, have a...
Forum: Creative Works 09-21-13, 10:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
Little Noah

Little Noah is frightened. The joy of his perfect little world disrupted. How can he fix it? Why won’t anyone listen to him. Wasn’t always like this. He goes back to when life was simpler…..

Mom...
Forum: Creative Works 08-31-13, 06:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 669
Posted By apureheart
Brother

Brothers for life tho we never met
Our paths are so different and yet

We share a bond that can't be broken
Love is much more than words spoken

Hearts knit together by the hand of GOD
...
Forum: Creative Works 06-23-13, 08:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
I think GOD gives us pearls that are often...

I think GOD gives us pearls that are often overlooked, misunderstood, ignored because they are not shiny and do not sparkle. These precious ones are trampled by life. The fortunate ones are those who...
Forum: Creative Works 06-17-13, 03:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 779
Posted By apureheart
The Urgency Of The Hour or Waiting On The Lord

The urgency of the hour or waiting on the Lord
Resting patiently or strapping on a sword

There is so much to do but the Lord tarried
The church a graveyard as talents are buried

Where is the...
Forum: Creative Works 06-12-13, 04:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
Misunderstood

I rode a burro.

Gophers love to burrow.

I talked about a borough.

You thought I was talking about a small ass.

Someone said you should not say ass but butt.
Forum: Creative Works 06-02-13, 06:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
It was a dream... I was looking inside a...

It was a dream...

I was looking inside a glass display case. Although there were several items inside I only saw one, a gold coin dated 1848. There was a man behind the counter and others in the...
Forum: Creative Works 06-02-13, 05:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 731
Posted By apureheart
Autism Speaks

Autism speaks but no one hears
They can see problems but not the tears

Needing flexibility but refusing to budge
It is so much easier to label and judge

Emotionally fragile struggling...
Forum: Creative Works 06-01-13, 04:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
Ann, often "special" parents are willing to help...

Ann, often "special" parents are willing to help out. It is that important to them for their children. Or to have "special" helpers, one on one, to help the little ones cope, adjust, fit in. Often...
Forum: Creative Works 05-31-13, 11:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
Ann, the pain of losing one, tragically, is...

Ann, the pain of losing one, tragically, is unique. Our spirit hurts, mourns for them, for what could have been, what was, and the pain they had to feel.

We cannot always be their answer, give...
Forum: Creative Works 05-30-13, 09:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see...

Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see GOD (in the most unlikeliest places and people). They will see treasure where others see trash, will invite in those others avoid, and will appreciate...
Forum: Creative Works 05-27-13, 07:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,352
Posted By apureheart
Who Is Worthy

Mark 10 Who Is Worthy



Bad parents they were. What were they thinking? How dare they think their children with special needs had any right to be brought to Jesus while He was busy doing...
Forum: Creative Works 05-12-13, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 789
Posted By apureheart
I'm Only Human

“I’m only human GOD understands”
Forbidden fruit and blood on your hands

“I have needs that must be fulfilled”
A self-centered life cannot yield

“I know I should forgive but I don’t”
...
Forum: Creative Works 04-20-13, 04:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 790
Posted By apureheart
Called Of GOD

A spark in the desert a whisper in the wilderness
Nothing to draw attention, qualify or impress

Simply following Jesus wherever He leads
Learning of Him not focusing on my needs

The...
Forum: Christian Fellowship 03-31-13, 11:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,318
Posted By apureheart
Discovery There is a hidden treasure...

Discovery


There is a hidden treasure that few ever find
It is discovered in your heart not with your mind

Beyond the land of reason to a place where truth lives
Where humility reigns and...
Forum: Creative Works 03-30-13, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 821
Posted By apureheart
When You Open Your Heart

When you open your heart you open a door
To a world that others easily ignore

Inviting in the way of the Cross
Purifying fire spiritual dross

Embracing those the church can’t see
There...
Forum: Creative Works 11-11-12, 10:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 650
Posted By apureheart
What I See

I look into my mirror saddened by what I see
There’s nothing attractive or beautiful about me

How can Jesus love me with all my imperfection
Acceptance is difficult when I’m used to rejection
...
Forum: Creative Works 07-02-12, 04:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 831
Posted By apureheart
I'm Not Worthy

Father, there is so much I want to do
How does this life I live glorify You

I wait for the real ministry to begin
Another year passes disappointed again

There's so much in my heart where...
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