~ In the cloud above all earthly things ~ Leaving nature far behind ~ Conversing with the divine ~ And a beauty grows in time. ~
. Before us The open hours . Of the day Await our activity . How will we choose To use the time . With prayer And love . And openness To divinity? . Image by libeth_arty from Pixabay
Eyes, old eyes those gazing, fading places whose curving surface is disturbed . Reflections, places fading faces pass in waves… . I do not want skin wrinkled thin shrivelled on me while I am still empty Fill me with memories! . The old will pass and fall so full closed up with theirs disappear in … Continue reading Eyes of Time
In the quiet murky waters of the soul Driven by energies too wild to ignore Life lives out its journey through time Learning, each day, a new kind of rhyme That chimes with the spirit and alters the mind.
Like a stick In a stream We are carried Along Turned by Time’s turbulent tide Though faith Glances upwards Piercing sometimes Through the clouds Eyes Open wide. Inspired by https://madisonorthodox.com/2018/10/01/grateful-faith/
~ Since the beginning Of time ~ God’s presence Is verywhere ~ And even where You are today ~ Divine grace Smiles ~ With an unseen And infinitely ~ Loving Face. ~ “...the indwelling of the Divine Presence in everyone and everything since the beginning of time” (from 'The Universal Christ', Richard Rohr, p.1) ~
~ The gift Of the divine ~ Presence Since the beginning ~ Of time To everything ~ And every One ~ All All are beloved ~ Loved daughter Or son. ~ “...The indwelling of the Divine Presence in everyone and everything since the beginning of time” - Richard, Rohr, The Universal Christ ~
Do not forget Your roots that reach Back into the silence From where you began In warmth and darkness And even before Into that time That was When you were not ~ Explore The mystery That opens When you allow yourself To think and feel For real ~ And meditate And wonder In silence.
There was no special star Arising at my birth ~ No Magi travelled From afar ~ No angel made A revelation ~ And yet that time’s Still sacred - ~ My life’s unique And only blessed ~ Silent Annunciation. ~ Annunciation, Fra Angelico