(an excerpt from Yolantha’s first book about her journey back from from the hell of and her victory over America’s loudest kept secret–Domestic Abuse. Her first book is called WING PLUCKED BUTTERFLY: One Woman’s war on hate crimes against women and children and is scheduled for re-release in 2014)
How do I forgive?
all debts to Eden’s Garden were paid and forgiven
at a well of water when my Son, Jesus, asked a
woman for a drink.
I forgave the fingers that picked forbidden fruit
purifying them when my son accepted a cup of water from
her apple stained hands.
by stopping your stoning
reflecting the sins of the world back to man’s soul.
My forgiveness reinforced your feminine value through just
the hem of your Lord’s garment.
most of all
I forgave you through the depth of my
with the birth of Jesus.
My grace does not look back.
You, too, as women must turn around
and reclaim the Eden of your hearts.
And the joy of your freedom
through the forgiving birth of Jesus from your blessed
JESUS CAME FROM THE
WOMB OF A WOMAN…
HOW POWERFUL AND VICTORIOUS IS THAT?…yolanthaism