FRAGRANCE

The woman stood at his feet
While he reclined at the table.
She washed him with her tears,
Wiped his feet with her hair
And anointed him with oil.

“Daughter you are forgiven,”
He said to her with compassion,
“now go and sin no more.”
She was set free that day,
Because she met the Savior.

The oil’s fragrance still lingered
And she found she was different now;
She knew she had been changed;
Because of His great love;
Perfume provided the way,

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About lifehelps

I am like a rich tapestry, full of texture and color. I'm a musician, composer, poet, gardener, homemaker and friend. I worked as anLCSW for 22 years; as a socialworker for 26 years all told. Before that, I was a rehabilitation teacher. My passion is to come alongside others; to empower and bless them. That is why you will find plenty of variety in my blog. Two very important things to know about me is that I am a life-long learner - An explorer and sojourner. I also belong to the Lord Jesus...now, before you get tweeked out: I am not saying I am "religious." There is a huge difference between all of the rules and empty practice that often gets associated with Christianity and the kind of life that comes from being in a relationship with the loving God. May you find encouragement, inspiration, insight, good ideas and a laugh or two as you read my posts and comments.

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