Lips of shame and sorrow

Lips of shame and sorrow

  The lips of shame and sorrow, bend down to kiss his feet, With trembling hands she breaks the jar, her tears wash his feet A sacrifice of worship she brings to her king, bringing all she is all she has to give ….lyrics from a song (Alabaster Jar) I wrote years ago about the sinful woman who came to anoint Jesus. She came though she knew she would be scorned. She didn’t stop because of what others might say. She was used to being talked about. She was used to the crowd parting when she walked, she was used to being the “sinful” one.  She knew what it was to be used and cast aside. But Christ had done for her what no one else had done before – He gave her hope. He covered her shame. The woman’s worship was costly. She...

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