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beauty for ashes

 i've been bombarded with this same message from Isaiah almost daily, whether through Bible study or the various books that i'm reading, conversations with friends... it also seems to be a recurring theme around the blog world these days. in case you didn't already know, music is the language of my soul.
 and this song [At the foot of the Cross, by Kathryn Scott] is my anthem, for this season of my life:

At the foot of the cross
Where grace and suffering meet
You have shown me Your love
Through the judgment You received
And You've won my heart
Yes You've won my heart


Now I can
Trade these ashes in for beauty
And wear forgiveness like a crown
Coming to kiss the feet of mercy
I lay every burden down
At the foot of the cross


At the foot of the cross
Where I am made complete
You have given me life
Through the death You bore for me
I'm laying every burden down
I'm laying every burden down


isn't that beautiful? listen to it here [if the below video doesn't work for you]:



what about you? is there a song that's speaking straight to you, in this particular season of your life?

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  1. mmm, what a beautiful song. I've heard it once or twice before...thanks for posting it. i love it.

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