Monthly Archives: October 2011

Joy

An inner sense of Providence Not measured in circumstance But compelled by the Spirit’s presence, His gift of grace as recompense, The price, complete obedience Without willful defiance, Just belief without sterile evidence. What is this? Glory of undeserved favor

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Down to Earth

My heart climbs the clouds to a sun-opened space. But my way leads on a different way: Far from the glory of the proud— Into storms and humbled places. Where valleys deepen doubt, require trust. In the low places Our

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Half Crossed

This morning’s breathtaking shock of cold Greeted me like a friend from old. So I layered my skin with downy clothes And stole into my car, going west Into the darkened pit of this morning’s night. The light Trailed behind

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