My Hiding Place

“Knowing God’s love for me is challenging because I am so often dissatisfied with my own efforts and achievements.  Maybe it’s not about them.

During morning prayer, the candle’s flame reflects a thread of peach light into my eyes.

I sit here with my pretty light, the pleasant frankincense smell, and honesty before my God, my hiding place.”

-An Excerpt from a Past Journal

9 responses to “My Hiding Place”

  1. ♥ the kind of words i needed to hear. Jade, you are wonderful… as always.

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  2. 'the candle's flame reflects a thread of peach light into my eyes.' This is so beautifully written. ♥ Prayer is such a lovely hiding place.

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  3. how often we neglect that moment of communion

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  4. Lovely, lovely thoughts. I identify so much with that first sentence. But you're right – maybe it's not about them.

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  5. Love the photo. Beautiful post.

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  6. \”I sit here with my pretty light, the pleasant frankincense smell, and honesty before my God, my hiding place.\”Beautiful.You say so much, in so few – but powerful – words. God Bless you.

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  7. Beautiful. Thanks

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  8. Thanks for your comments. 🙂

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  9. You have the gift of crafting beauty with words, Jade. Your blog is a cove of peace and inspiration. I'm glad God lead me here.Pam at http://www.2encourage.blogspot.com

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