Bruised, Broken, Stained and Cynical... I refuse. . .
I cannot step out of my own heart, unless I clothe my nakedness with His Spirit.
And so, I choose Joy, I choose Purity, I choose Innocence, I choose Peace, I choose Faith. . .
Not Faith just for the sake of Faith – but active Faith – radical, moving, dynamic, pulsing. . .
There are so many questions...Unanswered... Too many broken hearts, rejected, abandoned. . .
Yet, I choose to live with the query...To embrace that not yet known. . .
To live with everything...Joy, Sorrow, Loss, Abundance, Innocence, even Ugliness. . .
I yearn to know the heart of God; I must have the heart of God beat within my breast, even if to know such intimacy is sometimes to suffer...to bleed tears...to hemorrhage. . .
Yet to by no means hemorrhage Hope. . .
Oh, my soul, Listen...Take heart. . .
Let us choose to live the questions joyfully and yes, to perhaps live on into the Answer. . .
I choose. . .
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Your best, Debra Lea. The best ever...but the best is yet to come! "Choose" THAT for yourself, but above all...KEEP WRITING!!!! hl
This was very encouraging, and the style is very effective; reads as the genuine piece that it is.