from the time I was very young - I had a special place
we visited this place each and every year
as we drove across the bridge in the family car - we rolled down the windows
to breathe it all in
the salt air and warm breeze always made me feel like I was coming home.
in my special place - I sat with toes in the sand as I lifted my voice in song.
I searched for treasures hidden deep - each one a gift placed just for me.
and now I dig - still singing
as I search for the days gift from the sea
when I listen carefully I can hear God say, "Look closely"
and then, "look closer still"
when I slow to the pace of that little girl
when I lift my voice in song - I find His treasures
and life comes clearly into focus
I am home again
#1000 gifts and beyond :
* my special gifts from the sea
* remembering my heart for Jesus
* "Suffer the little children to come unto Me"
* singing to the Lord with a child's heart
* peace that passes all understanding
* slowing down
* moments of reflection
* fellowship without words
* the faithfulness of our God
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