The Journey

My first blog entry on wordpress…Thought I’d repost. Enjoy!

Words Beyond Me

I wrote this poem many years ago, but the truth of it overwhelms me as I reread it. I still don’t like going through difficult times, and I sure wouldn’t choose the hard things.  But neither would I trade what He has taught me about Himself to go back to what I was before each lesson.

May you feel His arms carrying you on your journey!

By the way, I added a stanza just today.  Do you know which one?


The Journey

The path of life has taken a turn
down a trail unclear;
Every step a frightening one
but for the Voice I hear.

This isn’t how I had it planned;
I thought I knew what’s best.
I would have sent me some other way,
a place where I could rest.

Instead God held my hands in His
and from my whitened knuckles
Took away the map I’d drawn

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