Monthly archive for December 2012

Take nothing for the journey

Take nothing for the journey, He has the provision that you need. Taking our own supplies causes us to rely on our strength, when actually there is greater supply in Him. How I long to be in a place of greater trust that I don’t need to add my own strength, add my own spin, taking along my man made provision, when His provision is enough. The root issue is trust, oh God help my soul to trust you more, to rely on you for what I need. Jesus asks his disciple not to take specific things when he sends

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The day of long shadows

When the light is bright The contrast clear The chill in the air It’s that time of year When days are short Nights are long But this is no tie to mourn For this is the hour This is the moment For the giants to stand Taller than before This is the day of long shadows Taller in the light of the sun Touching heights you never dreamed of Reaching out for that which is beyond This is the day So stand tall In the day of long shadows In the moment In the hour Stand tall and don’t shrink

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My one thing

I want to drink from you, and know your love more than any other. I look to you, you are my rock, the one who holds me still in the storm, who holds me near. You steady my mind when I feel that all is fading. You are faithful to the end, when I am down you pick me up, when I am dry you fill my cup, you will not my stumble, you command your angels concerning me, to guard me in all my ways. He is my refuge and my fortress, my trust is in you. You fill

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Fiery

Fiery
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Fire in the sky

Fire in the sky
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