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What to Really Hold onto in the Glorious Mess. Beautiful post about motherhood and perspective. (Free Printable Mother Art Also)
Prayer is just talking with the Father. It is not necessary to read words written by someone. If you are a parent, and your child came to you for comfort, and he started to read words from a piece of paper, and recite them to you. What would you think? Simply talk to your Father. He is always there.
When you are ill many people have opinions on what you should or shouldn't do, what you are or are not capable of, how you should or should not be treating your disease. Remember, God is the only opinion on you that matters. And He is both your creator and author of grace and mercy.