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New Wine

In the crushing, in the pressing You are making new wine  In the soil, I now surrender You are breaking new ground  So I yield to You and to Your careful hand When I trust You I don't need to understand  Make me Your vessel Make me an offering Make me whatever You want me to be  I came here with nothing But all You have given me Jesus, bring new wine out of me  'Cause where there is new wine There is new power There is new freedom And the kingdom is here  I lay down my old flames To carry Your new fire today  Songwriters: Brooke Fraser This has been my favorite song lately. There's been a lot more pain in this season than I expected. But I've been dealing with it differently than in the past. Instead of doing my very best to avoid the pain, usually by shoving all emotion down until I'm beyond feeling, I've been embracing it. Not wallowing in it, but sitting at the wall, resting in my Father's arms, and waiting for it to pass. A while back