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Old 08-31-2003, 07:08 PM   #1
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Post ~~~~~Encouraging Poem~~~~~

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The Lord came to me in a dream one day and asked,"Why do you sorrow?" I answered,"Lord my life is full of pain, I can't face one more tomorrow."


The Lord sat down beside me, and gently took my hand. He said,' Let me explain to you and then you'll understand.

Each sorrow is a stepping stone you must surmount each day. And every stepping stone you climb is a sorrow that's passed away.

The road of life is a moutainside with crevices in which to be caught, but as you struggle on your way, I the rock, will lend support.

Every stepping stone you climb, makes spirit and heart grow strong, Exercising character and faith this road seems painfull and long.

The way is paved with stepping stones, to uplift your heart and soul. Though difficult they aide your way to a city paved of gold.

I know that you are tired, for I too have walked this way, My sorrows did they multiply, but I cleared many stones away.

I left my rock to lift you up, I left behind my story. to give you strengh to make your climb, to that special place in glory.

And never fear, the rock is hear. You'll never climb this moutain alone Surmount life's sorrows, and continue on, for they are but stepping stones.
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Old 08-31-2003, 07:25 PM   #2
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Hi cattys,

Thanks so much for that poem. I love it. That is exactly what helps me get through each day. I hope you're doing okay.

Sharon

 
Old 08-31-2003, 08:36 PM   #3
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I just wanted to take a moment to say thank you for sharing that poem with us.

It moved me so much....

May God bless you for being so thoughtful.

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Old 08-31-2003, 11:56 PM   #4
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That was so beautiful,if really helps me think alot better thoughts
thanks

 
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lovely, cattys.. thank you.




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Old 10-09-2003, 10:34 PM   #6
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Thank you for sharing this Cattys. It's a very special poem indeed.
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Old 10-10-2003, 04:32 AM   #7
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Thanks cattys for sharing the poem with us. It helps to get things into perspective.

Hugs,
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Old 10-10-2003, 08:14 AM   #8
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Thanks catty ! That uplifted my spirits. Hang in there !

 
Old 10-10-2003, 12:31 PM   #9
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Cattys, that brought tears to my eyes dear friend. It's a keeper.
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Old 10-10-2003, 02:05 PM   #10
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Cattys Thank you, this has been a very ruff week for me and I really needed something to help me along. I printed it out, and will keep it close.

Thanks, Lynn

 
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