~ view from my front yard ~
"...But I have trusted in Your mercy;
My heart shall rejoice in Your salvation.
I will sing to the Lord,
Because He has dealt bountifully with me."
~ Psalm 13:5-6 ~"Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness." ~ Maya Angelou ~
"Life is full of misery, loneliness and suffering.
And it's all over much too soon."
~ Woody Allen ~"Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better." ~ Henry Rollins ~
"Pray that your loneliness may spur you
into finding something to live for,
great enough to die for."
~ Dag Hammarskjold ~"Language has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone." ~ Paul Tillich ~
"Loneliness if the poverty of self;
Solitude is the richness of self.
~ May Sarton ~"Loneliness and the feeling of being wanted is the most terrible poverty."
~ Mother Teresa ~
"I want to be with those who know secret things
or else alone.""If you're lonely when you're alone, you're in bad company." ~ Jean-Paul Sarte ~
"They cannot scare me with their empty spaces
Between stars--where no human race is.
I have it in me so much nearer home
To scare myself with my own desert places.
~ Robert Frost ~"The only time we waste is the time we spend thinking we are alone."
~ Mitch Albom ~
"But the Counselor, the Holy Spirit,
whom the Father will send in my name,
will teach you all things,
and will remind you of everything I have said to you."
If you'd like a name added to the prayer list, please let me know. Names must be given weekly and will be kept for a week; no anonymous requests, please. Around the world, people are praying.
Prayer Keeping ~ Maxine ~ Townsend family ~ Timi and family ~ Weaver family ~ Quesenberry family ~ Smith family ~ Jane and Lance ~ Debbie ~ Katie ~ persecuted