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Friday, May 11, 2012

Friday's Southern-Style Faith

Our story continues ...

Jordynn and Me, c 2005


In My Dreams 

(c) Eva Marie Everson

In my dreams ...
...you are happy.

In my dreams ...
... you reach for me, and

In my dreams ...
... I hold you in my arms, close. 
Heartbeat to heartbeat.

In my dreams ...
... I hear your laughter.
The light dances in your eyes.

In my dreams ...
... you know how much I love you.
And I know how much you love me.

In my dreams ...
... I can feel your touch.
Smell the scent of your hair.

In my dreams...
... life is beginning again, and

In my dreams ...
... the nightmare is over.

[To all our praying friends: after a long month, and hours of keeping our hands to the plow, Jordynn was located this past Tuesday. She is safe. God is good. We keep moving. I keep dreaming.]



8 comments:

  1. Georgia Ana LarsonMay 11, 2012 at 8:50 AM

    I have this quote on dreaming posted near my writing station -- I think I remember it is by Jonas Salk, but I could be wrong: “I have had dreams and I have had nightmares, but I have conquered my nightmares because of my dreams.” May the day come when any/all the nightmares associated with your journey (or Jordynn's) are swallowed up in the best of dreams come true.

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  2. Prayers for you both dear AWSA sister. May our Lord Jesus heal and restore and bring joy and a great testimony of His work through the pain.

    Love and prayers,
    Elaine W. Miller
    www.SplashesofSerenity.com

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  3. Keep praying, dreaming, and loving, Eva.

    It's what makes you the mom--and the writer--you are.

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  4. So happy she is safe. Keeping you all in my prayers. God Bless. Love ya.

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  5. Keeping on praying for Jordynn...

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  6. Praising God with you and praying for His healing.

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  7. Eva, I am so grateful that Jordynn is safe. I will keep praying as you keep dreaming :). Thank you for continuing to share your journey.

    Hugs,
    Jeanette

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  8. Thank you everyone! I have felt your prayers through this whole thing. I really have!

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