I’ve been on a spiritual odyssey lately, more than ever before. I’ve been on a path to do my work to become more of an authentic me. God destined us all for greatness, but life’s circumstances/flies have contaminated the oil in the apothecary. (Eccl. 10:1) I recently purchased this book “Love Poems from God” by Daniel Ladinsky. It is absolutely delicious. Here’s a poem that I wanted to share.
“Whenever He Looks at You”
God sees nothing in us that He has not given
Everything is empty until He places
what He wished into it.
The soul is like an uninhabited world
that comes to life only when
God lays His head
The delight a child can know
tossing a ball into the air,
my Lord confessed He experiences
whenever He looks at you.
God sees nothing in us
that He has no