I see Your face in every sunrise
The colours of the morning are inside Your eyes
The world awakened in the light of the day
I look up to the sky and say
~ Phil Wickham
Myrtle congratulated herself on finally finding the perfect hiding spot. “Bertie will never find me under here!”
Sadly she had no idea her big rear end was sticking out.
My people will live in peaceful dwelling places,
in secure homes,
in undisturbed places of rest.
~ Isaiah 32:18
Get fresh with some sweet cherries!
~ they’ll taste even better if enjoyed with a friend.
Summer is here!
Time to go barefoot in the grass, soak up the sun,
climb a tree, jump in the lake, and have all sorts of outdoor adventures!
When you wake up in the morning, before your feet hit the floor,
crack a smile and put your sunny side up;
it will make everyone’s day a bit brighter.
I met this tireless feathered friend while he was hard at work one afternoon.
Persistent and methodical – he has peppered the entire tree with holes of opportunity.…
In all things of nature there is something of the marvellous.
tread lightly in the garden of my soul
for there is beauty as fragile as a whisper underfoot
Spring drew on…and a greenness grew over those brown beds, which, freshening daily,
suggested the thought that Hope traversed them at night,
and left each morning brighter traces of her steps.”
~ Charlotte Bronte, in Jane Eyre
In those vernal seasons of the year, when the air is calm and pleasant,
it were an injury and sullenness against nature not to go out and see her riches,
and partake in her rejoicing with heaven and earth.
~ John Milton
She turned to the sunlight
And shook her yellow head,
And whispered to her neighbour:
“Winter is dead.”
~ A.A. Milne
Someday we are going to see God in His completeness, face-to-face.
Now all that I know is hazy and blurred,
but then I will see everything clearly…
~ 1 Cor 13:12
Beauty is all that is glory and God is Beauty embodied, glory manifested.
This is what I crave: I hunger for Beauty…..
God revealing the weight of Himself, all His glory, through the looking glass of nature …
I pay tribute to God by paying attention.
~ Ann Voskamp
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lent comes providentially to reawaken us,
to shake us from our lethargy.
~ Pope Francis
The essence of dance is the expression of man — the landscape of his soul.
~ Martha Graham
Then stirs the feeling infinite, so felt
In solitude, when we are least alone.
~ Lord Byron