Morning Moments

Quiet and stillPeaceful A new day bornHopeful Birds singingJoyfulHeart beating Grateful Before the rushBefore the noiseCacophony of activityWhirlwind of productivityIt's coming … Be stillWaitNo rushMeditate All you needAll you desireHere right nowCome up higher Holy placeSacred timeNot aloneHeavenly company Breathe outFear and worryBreathe inPeace and joy Gentle brook Deep and wideCome and drinkLife inside Stay awhile … Morning … Continue reading Morning Moments

The Great Exchange

Musing replaced by amusement Preoccupation over meditation Noise for quiet Activity for depth Elders replaced by celebrities Glitz over substanceActing for beingGossip for wisdom Better replaced by biggerTrendy over timelessSpeed for well-beingQuick fix for deep change Time for a great reversal Selfishness replaced by love Joy over sorrow Grace for guiltPeace for the storm Lies replaced by truthJustice over abuseHope for … Continue reading The Great Exchange

An Invitation

God in human formImmanuelGod with us Jesus callsFollow meWill we go? Spirit callsGentle whisperWill we hear? Father waitsWe play with toysWill we turn? An invitationFrom heaven’s throne roomCome and seeTrinity Other invitationsDistant preoccupationsDistract and clutter CompetitionFor my heartTug of war Who wouldn’t go?What greater call?What better company? Just a quick visitOr a lengthy stayOr maybe … Continue reading An Invitation

A New Day

A new day …      Loved       Listening        Looking         Loving          Laughing           Living   [Mark Conner - January 24th 2014]