Right With God

I am a kind of paranoiac in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy. 
                                                                ~ J.D. Salinger
 
How? you ask. In Christ. God put the wrong on him who never did anything wrong, so we could be put right with God.
                                                                ~ 2 Corinthians 5:21
 
 Being right with God.
A lonely place.
A foreign place for this skiff of flesh.
The port is small,
the way narrow.
The channel is choked with that
which grows well on garbage.
But God is the Flying Fox*
who makes my way clear.
Who shows me life teaming 
with light, when the sky grows dim.
 
Because of Him,
Linda
*Flying Fox is an algae eating fish for freshwater ponds.
Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Poetry, Poetry, Original Writing, Devotional, Inspirational, Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s