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The Scars on My Heart
by Melanie Kerr 
03/21/08
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My ears ache
Dreading to hear the words
You will not say

My will demands
Your silence
And yet pain consumes all will

Just say the words
“Father, save Me..”
And I will rush to Your side

I will rip the nails
Dragging them bloodstained
From Your palms

Gently will I ease away
The twisted thorny crown
From Your brow

I will rock You in my arms
Bestow a tender kiss
And breathe new life into You

Just say the words
“Father, save me..”
And I will

But in saving You
I will condemn to death
A hundred generations of new sons

And so I turn away
And hear You cry
“Why have You forsaken me”

My heart breaks
Because I mustn’t answer
And then it is finished

The scars on Your palms
Are there for all to see
But no one sees the scars on My heart



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Julia May 21 Mar 2008
Wow - this is so thought-provoking and absolutely wonderful....Thank you for the blessing. Have a beautiful Easter. Love in Christ, Julia
Scott Hesch 21 Mar 2008
Melanie, I had put a "Track this author" on you because you have written some real inspiring work, but this one put a whole new perspective on this. I have a whole new way to be grateful to God for His sacrifice. Godbless you.




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