“People like me!”

People like me, I know you’re out there!

by Alienhippy

The vulnerability of people like me

Sucked into a cult, depressed not my fault

Naive power trip on a magical roundabout

They chewed up my faith and spat me out

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The sensitivity of people like me

Alone in the wilderness, head in a mess

Scars so deep I turn to agnosticism

Lost inside my spiritually confused prison

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The reality of people like me

To God I will turn, listen, grow, learn

Each day is a lesson in a classroom of strife

I’m earning my degree in the university of life

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The spirituality of people like me

Professors of reality, no educational degree

Wisdom given from the Lord above

Taught by the cross and the spirit of love

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The humility of people like me

Not wanting attention, choosing not to mention

The spirit churning inside my being

Prophetic insight, theologically freeing

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The insanity of people like me

Not wanting to fit, in this world full of shit

Desiring more than materialistic surface conversation

From people obsessed with their own self gratification

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  • We can trust – in our vulnerability
  • We can see – in our sensitivity
  • We can be grounded – in our reality
  • We hear God – in our spirituality
  • We can accept – in our humility
  • We can imagine more – in our insanity

– John 16:33

In this world you will have trouble but take heart I have overcome the world

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4 thoughts on ““People like me!”

  1. Oooh I LOVE this!

    Especially the last part :

    We can trust – in our vulnerability
    We can see – in our sensitivity
    We can be grounded – in our reality
    We hear God – in our spirituality
    We can accept – in our humility
    We can imagine more – in our insanity

    How inspired this is!

    It is a really great poem journalling the amazing ground you have covered in the past few years 🙂

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