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Broken Things Can Become Blessed Things If You Let God Do the Mending!

Updated on July 21, 2019
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Writing is my passion. I have an undying thirst and quest in the field of writing. Some eat, drink or use drugs when stressed; I write.

When something in your life is broken and need mending back together again. God is the ultimate mender. You have to bring what is broken and allow God to mend it back together again.

There are several ways to feel broken, you can be broken physically or through illness, heartbreak, or even an injury. If what you need is freedom from depression and healing of a broken heart, God can heal and set you free; He can mend your fractured parts to be made whole again. He is the ultimate mender for the frayed, torn and unraveled things, anything that is broken.

If you have a torn soul, damaged body parts or a broken heart that needs fixing, God can take all the broken pieces and mend them back together again. He wants to renew and restore you to your original purpose in life.

God can mend you in many ways, all you have to do is bring to him what's broken and He will restore those torn pieces into a masterpiece. The broken pieces of your heart, emptiness and unnecessary drama, scars and all, can become blessed things if you let God do the mending.

Drug abuse, alcoholism, physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, bullying or whatever type of ill-treatment - God can take all the broken pieces of your life and restore what seems broken beyond repair.

God is the greatest recycler. Allow Him to remove all the trash out of your life and recycle it into something valuable.

You, who need mending, allow God to find the beauty in being broken. Allow Him to discover and end a fractured life, if you give Him all the pieces and all of the sad feelings you have inside; he will give you another chance to start over again.

Beauty in Brokenness.

We live in a world where sometimes life's challenges just seem impossible to overcome, so much to learn and put together like many different jigsaw puzzle pieces.

Even when we strive and find out how to put the pieces together, they don’t always hold together. At times, we find ourselves lost, twisted or detached from the life we strive so hard to put together and live on daily.

Life would be so much easier if all the pieces of life’s puzzles would always hold tight together, once we place them in the order that leads to a bright future. However, it's not that simple.

Life arises with ups and downs, which make us have to build, rebuild, start over in the search for life’s puzzle pieces. While striving to make sure the correct puzzle piece is placed in the proper order, sometimes, your entire world will come crashing down like a domino effect.

Nothing hurts an individual more, especially a mother who ever felt like she’s been torn and broken into so many different pieces while caring for a wrongdoing child.
God wants to pick up all the broken pieces of your shattered life and mend them back together again. There are various reasons people become broken and wounded.

Maybe you trust the wrong person you allow into your life, and they hurt you. Perhaps someone whom you trust and lean on for strength died - whatever the reason is, there is always a way to discover the beauty of your broken pieces.

Although you allow yourself to be helpless in the situation that left you feeling broken and wounded, God can mend your b-r-o-k-e-n pieces and help you find the beauty in brokenness.

First, you have to allow God to restore your faith in living and life. Jeremiah 30:17 says, “For I will restore health to you, and your wounds I will heal, declares the Lord because they have called you an outcast: ‘It is Zion, for whom no one cares!’”
God is in the healing business and can mend all the brokenness of your broken heart, your wounded spirit, and troubled mind.

Searching for the beauty in your life from being broken isn’t easy to find. However, it can be found even if you have to look beyond the beauty in a beautiful flower to see it in a wildflower that grows in the strangest place.

It can be found in a gentle stranger who smiles and asks how you are doing, in a kind gentleman who holds the door for a lady to walk through. No matter where you begin to search, there is always beauty in life that can light up an individual’s life like a lightning bug.

The best way not to allow a broken life is to enable the spirit of God to shine through your struggle. When someone is broken, he or she is hopeless unless repaired. When a person is financially, emotionally and physically drained, so there’s absolutely nothing left, he or she is said to be "broke".

Finding beauty in the midst of brokenness:

Proverbs 25:28 He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls. When a person is broken, there is a tendency to extrapolate and assume the future holds more of the same.

No, we do not have to hold on to those thoughts, especially when things are not going the way we want it. Breathe and remember life is full of stresses, and we should look for the positive in life.

Stop accepting the worst in life because pessimism is a bad habit. Live life one day at a time. Wait and see what life has to offer.

Just because something goes wrong once in a while or one chapter of the book has a sad story does not mean the entire story has to end badly.

To overcome accepting the worst in life, stop its rant by telling yourself to “wait and see”.

Change your negative thoughts and focus on the positive in your life. When we allow negativity in our mind, it enters boldly like a rock coming down a foothill.
However, we have to find a passage that will enable us to change the negative thoughts and focus on any positive happening in our life.

Also, we have to make sure the people around us are positive people- people who will encourage and help us to take charge of our thoughts to prevent the negatives from entering, so we can transform our thoughts to positive.

Bring you out of the situation.

When a person’s hope is destroyed, he is heartbroken. In a situation that makes you feel broken or drags you down, removes yourself from the scene.
Meditation and prayers are an excellent solution when removing yourself from things that pull you down. When we want to see the result in any situation, we have to ask God to help us to be strong.

Daily prayer and meditation give us a point of origin. It fixes us and amends anything broken.

Learn how to get an attitude of gratitude. When a person hits rock bottom, he or she is broken. However, while feeling broken, decide to focus on the things you are grateful for – things that are good in your life.

Start by being thankful for waking to another day to remember all the times when things were rough but you came out on top. One of my favorite encouraging quotes is “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

We all should look for ways to find the beauty in brokenness because only God can take all the broken pieces and turn them into something beautiful.

To locate the beauty in our everyday challenges and return to find peace, we need to figure out why our life is broken. When our lives are shattered, it needs fixing.
However, sometimes the hardest thing to realize in life is why someone can hurt us or why they deceive us. However, we must not contemplate "Why?” because it will only leave us bitter and cynical.

When searching for answers, we must know how to receive a response, and when something needs fixing, we cannot try to fix it ourselves or fake it as if everything is okay.

Allow God to fix what's broken and, don’t meddle in your brokenness - God offers the possibility to be whole again. Broken Things can become Blessed Things if We let God Do the Mending.

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God Can Mend a Broken Heart

TRACI BRAXTON "BROKEN THINGS" ft. Toni Braxton, Towanda Braxton and Trina Braxton

Psalm 34:18

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2015 Pam Morris


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    • Pam Morris profile imageAUTHOR

      Pam Morris 

      18 months ago from Atlanta Georgia

      Thank you, Ryan, for your comment. I write from the heart and experience. I allow God to mend my broken heart, but before I did my life was a big mess. I wrote this Hub after He heals my broken Heart.

    • Ryan Cornelius profile image

      Ryan Jarvis Cornelius 

      18 months ago from Hollywood Florida

      Wonderful hub. The very first paragraph grabbed my attention. It's very true. Internal pain cannot be healed by no one else but GOD.

    • Pam Morris profile imageAUTHOR

      Pam Morris 

      19 months ago from Atlanta Georgia

      Thank you Kathy, for your comment. I am glad you enjoyed reading my article. I appreciate you and I look forward to hearing from you in the future.

    • The Stages Of ME profile image

      Kathy Henderson 

      19 months ago from Pa

      Lovely Hub enjoyed reading it. Thank you for sharing.

    • Pam Morris profile imageAUTHOR

      Pam Morris 

      4 years ago from Atlanta Georgia

      Thank you so much for your reply. Yes, I love God whole heartily, and I had to lean on him on different occasions when my heart was broken, He mend my heart gave me the strength to continue going forward. It means a lot to me that someone can see that through my writing. I will do my best to continue inspiring thank you again for your wonderful, encouraging words

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      Jennifer Chancey 

      4 years ago from Columbus, Ohio

      I love how you write on the subject with such authority and compassion, I can tell that God has been close to your broken heart on more than one occasion! Keep inspiring us!

    • Pam Morris profile imageAUTHOR

      Pam Morris 

      4 years ago from Atlanta Georgia

      Thank you, Patty, for your willing to do a speech on my hub. You have my approval; you can also share with your audition it okay to read my hub, and I hope all work well for you. Good luck with your speech and please remind all Broken things can become Blessed things if they let God do the mending.

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      Patty Florence 

      4 years ago from Illinois

      I hope you won't mind but this hub will come in handy for a speech I have to do today. I will mention your name as a reference. Thank you in advance.


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