Is the clamor of loud, angry protest demonstrations getting to you? How about the evening news or the major headlines insisting you click for the latest, urgent update? Clamor: a loud and confused noise, especially that of people shouting vehemently, loudly and insistently. Synonyms are racket, uproar, tumult, commotion, brouhaha and […]
Our spirit is a sponge that absorbs the loveliness, holiness and Presence of God just by being near Him.
Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quitely and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and ignorant; they too have their story … […]
Enjoy the simple sounds of rushing water as you take a 40 second break from your busy life to be still. Be still and know that I am God, Psalm 46:10 reminds us.
Nikon in hand, I tiptoed through dewy grass capturing pre-dawn in all her rosy pink and cornflower blue glory. Click after click of my digital shutter melded with the crickets, giant whirring sprinklers and intermittent tweets. Their delicate morning salutations welcomed me into the stillness. They owned the dawn. After […]
Another excerpt from my devotional activity journal, working title: Tattooed King. While seated in silent contemplation in the Presence of the Lord, instrumental music washing over and around me, this poem came as a response of my heart of worship to my beloved King. Finding the Time You whispered to my […]