So much is forgotten - The essence of life Drifting into the past While the spirit strains Forwards into a future Of experience That is sudden And simultaneously profound.
~ The future Unknown ~ Yet rising Before ~ Before we have Realised ~ The implications Of this ~ Our eternal Vocation. ~
Genuine hope is not blind optimism. It is hope with open eyes, which sees the suffering and yet believes in the future.Juergen Moltmann Image by arunkumaradarsh999 from Pixabay
. Unique That gift . Of birth That time . That place Not shared . By grace Yet what . Horizons open As a lifetime . Stretches futurely Invitingly . Mysteriously Eternally. . Image by Uliana Pinto from Pixabay
~ The sins of the past became an obsession ~ Clouding the present obscuring the good ~ Stealing the future awaiting a hope ~ A baptised, new hope emerging from water ~ Rising to life the hope of new life. ~
“The future is by definition the unsayable and the uncontrollable…We search for predictability, explanation and order to give ourselves some sense of peace and control … True spirituality is not a search for perfection or control … The great discovery is always that what we are searching for has already been given.” The Naked Now, Richard … Continue reading What are you searching for?
Challenge And continuity ~ Past And disruptive future ~ Stability And shock ~ Wrestling in time With the journeying soul ~ Who seeks to feed On the nurture of love ~ Provided by God's mystery. ~
. God's love Reaches back to the past . However empty Of belief . And forward To a future . Alive With the certain . Uncertainty Of grace . So all is light Flowing . Before the glowing Eternal face. . Image by Kurt Persson from Pixabay
. Who is The one . To lead us To a universal future . And transform The past . Through a Resurrection? . Inspired by the writings of Richard Rohr . Image by Grigoryeva from Pixabay
. Treat these plants Gently . Nurture them With wisdom and with light . For they grow Into the future . Where there will be A different fight. . Image by Delyth Williams from Pixabay