2. I wish I didn't work so hard.
3. I wish I'd had the courage to express my feelings.
4. I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends.
5. I wish that I had let myself be happier.
Lord , I give thanks to You in all things ,
because I know that You reigh in the midst of them.
I know that when I pass through the waters,
You will be with me and the river will not,
flow over me when I walk through the fire,
I will not be burned , Nor will the flame touch me.
( Isaiah 43 -1-2)
That's because You are a good God and have,
Sent Your Holy Spirit to be my Comforter and ,
Helper in the midst of difficult times.
Lord, I wait for You today.
I put my hope in Your Word and ask that You,
would fill me afresh with Your Holy Spirit and,
wash away all anxiety or doubt.
Shine Your light into any dark corner of my soul,
that needs to be exposed...
I don't want my impatience or lack of trust to stand,
in the way of all You desire to do in my life at this time.
I realzie that no matter how difficult life gets,
as long as I cling to You I am moving forward,
on the path you have for me.
Help me to wait on You and not grow impatient,
with my circumstances simply because my timetable,
does not coincide with Yours.
Help me to understand Your ways and not,
give in to discouragement.
Strengthen my faith to depen on Your Perfect ,
timing for my life , Help me to rest in You and,
to know that my circumstances is in your Holy hands,
At the same time , I ask you to heal, restore, redeem,
transform and bring new life to my situation.
Teach me what I need to learn and help me get,
beyond this time successfully so I can rise above,
the storm to Your place of perfect Peace.
When evening comes the shadows grow,
as the sun begins to set.
Take care that you don't come to know ,
a thing that's called regret,
Not what you try or what you do,
throughout a carefree youth.
It's what you don't you'll come to rue,
when time reveals it's truth.
There is wisdom to be had from mistaken words
and acts, You'll find that failure's not so bad,
it strengthens you in fact.
Rejection's fear or the fear of failure that paralizes you.
Is the stuff of tears and that which keeps you.
dreams from coming true.
It takes a certain kind of nerve to ,
to tell someone you care.
But then nature tends to serve the person who,
Bravery isn't something you can cultivate from seed.
It must be conjured up anew wach time that there's,
So take these words and hold them close,
it's certain you'll find that one second of courage,
to speak from the heart will result in you hearing,