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Broken Hallelujah

Broken Hallelujah by The Afters
I can barely stand right now.
Everything is crashing down,
And I wonder where you are.

I try to find the words to pray.
I don't always know what to say,
But you're the one that can hear my heart.

Even though I don't know what your plan is,
I know you're making beauty from these ashes.

I've seen joy and I've seen pain.
On my knees, I call your name.
Here's my broken hallelujah.

With nothing left to hold onto,
I raise these empty hands to you.
Here's my broken hallelujah.

You know the things that have brought me here.
You know the story of every tear.
'Cause you've been here from the very start.

When all is taken away, don't let my heart be changed.
Let me always sing Hallelujah
When I feel afraid, don't let my hope be erased
Let me always sing Hallelujah.

As any of you that read my blog know, I love music and especially when I hear a song that I relate to! This song brings me to tears for a few r…

Projects and more projects...

So, I don't make new year's resolutions, but I do try each year to be a better me. Since my mom died, I have been in the process of doing a serious clean up of my house. I have been slowly coming out of my hoarding tendencies since I moved to Virginia after college and had too much "crap". With each move and with each life change, I get rid of more and truly come to appreciate and realize what is really worth keeping and important to me. One of my goals...a result of the prodding and frustration of my poor to finish projects I start. I am a true lover of crafting. My main hobby is crocheting, but I truly can enjoy and love almost any kind of craft. I'm a creative person and love to make things. I especially love to make things for other people in hopes that it will bring them some joy. For my fellow Christian friends, I truly believe my spiritual gift is that I'm a giver. I freely give my time, money, or anything else that I have to make people h…