Another year is coming to an end; Many words have been shared; But this one thought I leave with you my friends: All joy, peace, hope, love and care Be yours, Now and always.
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Be still, my heart and mind, So I can listen; That I might find understanding, Along with wisdom to guide me. It so hard to hear Amid the chatter Bringing a lack of direction Promoting too many ideas. Peace to you, soul of mine; Let truth speak to us; Bring clarity and refreshment; Then weContinue reading “BE STILL”
MARCH IS AT THE DOOR
The wind may blow; It might snow some more, But it doesn’t matter: March is at the door. Flowers blossom; The warmth we adore; Wake up and be happy: March is at the door. Days grow longer; There’s plenty in store For Spring and then summer; March is at the door!
Mother Earth stretches and yawns. She wipes the sleep out of her eyes As Sun’s warmth caresses her And kisses her awake. All of her children rise, too. They inhale Morning’s new fragrance As winter quilts melt away Setting them free once more. Things that seemed dead come alive. They sing the newContinue reading “AWAKENING”
It is almost impossible for me to name a favorite flower; I like all of them. Having said that, there is one thing I especially appreciate about sunflowers: They always face the sun. In the morning, they turn to the east; at noon, they look straight up; in the afternoon, they direct their gaze toContinue reading “SUNFLOWERS”
Joy is like a flower: It needs water, sunlight and fresh air; It needs to be tended and talked to. Then, when its time comes, It spreads its lovely petals for all to see And shares sweet fragrance that warms each heart. At last, it turns to seed, Spreading more joy all around.
THE VOICE OF JOY
When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it. William Blake
Warm, bright sunlight, Cool, crisp air Make me feel so fine! Love so perfect, Deepest care Warm this heart of mine. Smell of wood smoke, Rustling leaves Light a spark within. Joyful serving, Grace and hope Make me sing again. Early morning, Fresh new day Fill me with delight. Praise and worship, GrowingContinue reading “SPRINGTIME”