Faith

Come And Dance

Last month my church held it’s first Creative Arts Conference.  I am fortunate to belong to a church that embraces freedom of expression.  Most of the art you see on this blog was done during Sunday morning worship services.  I attended the Creative Writing Seminar at the conference.  During the break out portion, the speaker put on some classical-type instrumental music.  We were asked to sit back, relax and allow the Holy Spirit to speak to us through the music.  When the music was finished, we were asked to fill an entire page with writing.  This is what I came up with:

He sees me there, in the distance.  Fear and darkness surround me.  What will I become if I give myself fully to Him?  I’ve only ever known darkness, but yet a great light surrounds Him.  It overtakes Him.  He beckons me to come, to join Him in the dance.  The light swirling around Him is inviting.  Colors I’ve never seen before.  They are drawing me.  The child inside of me screams to get out.  She wants to run straight into the light and into His arms.  There is no fear in her.  But only

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Faith

Longing

This has been my heart’s cry for quite some time.

I long for the living God. I long to know Him and to be known by Him, to hear His heartbeat and to have my heart beat in unity with His.

He is the one thing that I desire. He alone is my hope, my peace, my future. He is my reason for living and in Him is great joy.

I am reading a new book called Longing for You – The Journey from Intercession to Intimacy. I am only on the second chapter, but the pages are luring me in and I find myself yearning for more!

I don’t just long for God, but He longs for me! He longed for an intimate

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