Search

A Poem: Still Believing

So many times, I gave away what God gave me to people undeserving

Such a naive girl was I

Seeking validation from souls who didn't know who they truly were

I felt my worth was between my legs because that is what I was taught by my father, separated by blood

Not understanding it was wrong, I longed for his touch because I thought he was the daddy who cared

Looking back on those moments, I find fault with myself

Why am I so angry within? I've forgiven the men that sinned by using my body

The aftermath of those moments was the catalyst for my sin

A seed planted that has taken root

Sinning against my body long before I would've been

Today I wonder who I would be had this not happened

Would I be more successful, less depressed, and anxiety-free?

Would I have had less dependence on Thelma and Louise to pray and come through for me?

Ask me would I take it back, knowing what I know now

Today I find strength in my experience, and besides, changing the past isn't allowed

I walk a lonely road because I simply refuse to follow the crowd

Still chasing for peace from the Lord

Forgiving myself has been oh, so hard!

But as I look to the hills from whence cometh my help

I still have hope that my journey has not been in vain

I still believe that God has use for all this pain

I still believe in Your Son who died so I could be free

And I still believe that You have a place prepared just for me!

Recent Posts

See All

In my life I have had multiple times of what I would've called lack. Money was looking a bit funny or change a bit strange. Y'all know what I am talking about. I would always try to figure it out. Fro

Don't make things happen in your own power, you will find yourself in a mess every time even with the purest intentions. Allow the Holy Spirit to lead a guide you into your purpose AND make the way fo

At my church, I attend a 6 am prayer call almost every morning. One of my pastors said something very dynamic. It was dynamic for multiple reasons. It wasn't just what he said, but it had been told to