Scars Are The Evidence Of Healing 

Restored Ministries Blog


I know that I don’t bring a lot to the table

Just little pieces of a broken heart

There’s days I wonder if You’ll still be faithful

Hold me together when I fall apart?

Would You remind me now of who You are?

That Your love will never change,

that there’s healing in your name

That You can take broken things,

and make them beautiful

You took my shame

And You walked out of the grave

So Your love can take broken things

and make them beautiful

I’m better off when I begin to remember

How You have met me in my deepest pain

So give me glimpses now of how You have covered

All of my heart ache, oh with all Your grace

Remind me now that You can make a way

That Your love will never change,

that there’s healing in your name

That You can take broken…

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8 Comments

  1. I have never heard that. I like it a lot. All I can say is that my relationship with God is complicated but when I ask him to give me a glimpse of how he sees me I look the same. I make it complicated. A lot has happened the last 5 years or so. I left an abusive marriage. I came out as gay. I left the conservative christian church, I could no longer serve since I was gay. I don’t know what your beliefs are but the last 5 years accepting that I’m still worthy of His love has been hard. Dealing with the past abuse roo just makes it one more struggle.

    I have loved God/Jesus since I was about 5. I love him as much today. And I do know he heals us. He meets us in those dark places.

    Thanks again for posting this.

    1. Lynne, I think most of us that come from an abusive background struggle with feeling worthy of being loved, which makes it difficult to believe that God loves us even when we don’t love ourselves sometimes. I’m so glad that God’s love for us never waivers–that he “meets us in the dark places” and that he makes broken things beautiful. Thank you for your beautiful comment. Bless you.

      1. Me too. I’m glad if all else fails at least He is consistent.

  2. Manu Mathur

    A very nicely wriiten piece of poem. Worth a read.
    Thanks for making me a part of this post.

    https://manumathur14.wordpress.com/

    1. My pleasure Manu. I love the way that God takes broken things and makes them beautiful.

      1. Manu Mathur

        Yeah you are right #lynettedavis…:)

  3. Thank you for the ReBlog!

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