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Long ago… 
Our sins were placed
Upon the Lord
To be erased
And ransomed for
Each burden too
Was greatly pressed
Perfectly weighed… to know,
Through pain… impressed
Not as the world
But through the Spirit
His love unfurls
As we seek Him
Let not pride 
Block the way
Never hide
From a chance to pray
Look to and receive 
What is already there
From that long ago eve
When we were placed in His care
Every loss we feel
Each dark, lonely thought
He knows they are real
For, of us, they taught
Ours it is to learn
The narrow way
To look up and turn
To God… and pray
He waits with hope,
Answers, and more
He sees the full scope
As our Savior
Unto our Father, thus
He will help us grow
All we need, He offers us
Line upon line to know
You Matter to Him

You matter to Him
From long ago
He sees what’s within
To truly know


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We have a spark of eternal fire
Burning within our breast
To know our Heavenly Father we desire
To serve Him and be blessed

You Matter to Him
Dieter F. Uchtdorf

This is a paradox of man: compared to God, man is nothing; yet we are everything to God. While against the backdrop of infinite creation we may appear to be nothing, we have a spark of eternal fire burning within our breast. We have the incomprehensible promise of exaltation—worlds without end—within our grasp. And it is God’s great desire to help us reach it.

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