PRESS ON

When all seems dark and gloomy;
Sorrow steals your song;
Don’t give up or turn aside;
Press on, dear one, press on!

 

When you are feeling weary;
All your strength has gone,
Rest in Papa’s loving arms;
Then rise, dear one, press on!

 

When you feel lost and hopeless;
You can’t see beyond
Circumstances that hold you,
Press on, dear one, press on!

 

Then when you stand in victory;
Knowing you have won,
Rejoice and dance with gladness;
For you, dear one, pressed on!

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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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