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Footsteps


by Cisca Mudde Transition, liberation! Passover Lamb, unleavened. Glory and power The Most High, sets us free. We walked in His track. Sounds of the shofar make me tremble with awe I am aware of me being in the footsteps of Israels Patriarchs the footsteps of The Almighty! In awe I experience the centuries old sounds of...
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Haman spirit, your days are numbered


Purim 5777 by Cisca Mudde Hiding behind a stone Ready to strike seeing your chances. Many-headed monster Haman spirit, your days are numbered The Lord is G-d. Mordechai and Esther Arise and act as in ancient times. Show courage now the tentacles again start to grow. The old hater in a new look. Under what...
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Deep


by Cisca Mudde Yeshua visited the underworld those killed in Sodom and Gomorrah. Below them a deep hole that reflects fierce back to now. Swept away by the flood their existence. So deep He went for us. For all He went there because He loves us. It goes that deep Yes! So deep He had...
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Eve, Bo’i


Eve, arise, it is time! Great injustice is noticed now. Dry your tears! For a long time you were forced to be small, Quiet, subdued. The cup is full. Your Maker is your Husband. Do not fear any longer. Arise and serve humanity In His power, together with the man. Then light will break through....
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Our tears are His tears


Our Tears are His Tears  By Nell Zier   As we pray, He’s listening To know the depth of our pain. When He hears, He answers, In His own time, His own way. As we weep, He’s watching, To count the tears as they fall. As we weep, He’s crying. For our tears are His...
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Two Queens


By Cisca Mudde   Vulnerably she bore the Prince of Peace. Neither searched for, nor desired, but chosen. No wealth nor splendor, Not even a place to exist. An escape to Egypt, Always an open door. In the desert she is protected.   She keeps His commandments, The dragon is furious, Wants to devour her....
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Hannukah through it all


by Jehoeda ben-Jankoiv A jug of oil for just one day more time was needed for Your Dome You saw our deficit and knew gave Your light for the Prayer Home. One light: my G-d, His name is One Two lights: for Boaz and Yachin Three for Noah, Daniel, Job four golden Tabernacle rings Five...
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Comfort my people


by Cisca Mudde Who is ‘great’ enough to comfort Israel? You, who feel no need of comfort? All alone surrounded by a sea of fierce haters Cold comfort is a biting sword. Never is she allowed a moment’s rest. Driven on, uncomforted! Who will dare to console her? Most comfort appears no more than gloating....
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Renewal


From weakness to strength. The impossible, possible. The omnipotence of the Eternal, Creates  new.   Traces of disease and conflict, stand in the way, blocking, His renewing power.   He is gracious. We burden each other. He is faithful. He renews, cures what broke.   His flow of power and love, He knows the dry...
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Hanukkah through it all


A jug of oil for just one day more time was needed for Yor Dome You saw our deficit and knew gave Your light for the Prayer Home. One light: my G-d, His name is One Two lights: for Boaz and Yachin Three for Noah, Daniel, Job four golden Tabernacle rings. Five cubits, measuring the...
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