<![CDATA[As a minister and pastor for over 25 years, I've talked with many people (both in the church and beyond the walls of the church), and I've observed that most people carry a burden or a wound of some sort. By that, I mean most people have some issue in their heart that often brings them to their knees in prayer, some circumstance of life or situation that weights upon their mind and spirit. It is something that, when they wake up on the middle of night, this is the issue, this is the situation that they immediately begin to pray about. For some people it is an issue that grieves them. Most of the time no one around them knows they are carrying this burden and no one but God sees the tears, but if anyone were to take a moment and scratch beneath the surface they would find this painful place just beneath that smile.]]>
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