Poetic Journey in Personal Discovery

Opening The Gift…


There is surface level clarity,
Grasping only at the finger tips.
Of God’s outstretched wisdom,
Idle, leaving unwrapped His offered gift.

Meditation upon truth, neglected,
Many unclaimed revelations.
A loyalty to the comfort of ignorance,
Freedom from accountability and obligation.

But there’s more…

The ease of living enlightened,
The light within the truth.
The peace of a deeper relationship,
With a God, who guides and renews.

Rough surfaces get smoother with time,
Avoiding, and escaping snares becomes easier.
If the gift is opened, and understanding is sought,
Through prayer, and in Gods Word…

©E.D. Allee
March, 2014

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Comments on: "Opening The Gift…" (13)

  1. M. Zane McClellan said:

    Wonderful spiritual reflection.

    • Ty. Sometimes I’m strong in seeking, sometimes I drift to slacking. But there’s so much beauty in God’s offered understanding.

      Sent from my iPad


  2. This is a beautiful poem which speaks to me of serious recovery (from whatever). Love it

  3. I am giving you this gift because I think you are amazing and wonderful, please don’t feel obligated to accept. http://bruisedbelly.wordpress.com/2014/03/07/very-inspiring-blogger-lighthouse-and-awesome-blossom-awards/

  4. Widow Beach said:

    Yes, and Amen.

  5. Nice one! Very interesting. God bless you more abundantly.

  6. I am so delighted by your words, I can only send you my smiles!!! Awesome piece!

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