Snow on the ground is nothing close to solid here, instead it is in constant change, shifting shapes, drifting and re-drifting recreating the landscape hourly.
We listen. We watch. We wonder.
And this morning the Lord said:
Just as the rains came and came and continued to fall in the Spring, so now blows the wind.
For I Am cleaning your land. And that which has been buried will be exposed. And that which has been hidden will be washed into the light. And all that has exalted itself will be brought low.
Confession is your place of safety as you run to Me. Do not allow the enemy to convince you to run from Me as if could hide.
I Am the only hiding place.
Refreshing. Renewal. Rebirth. All this by His hand. When we turn. When we cry out as David did, confessing our sin, our need to be cleansed and restored.
Purify me from my sins, and I will be clean;Here am I, Lord, help me be willing to be willing. I am hungry for the joy that comes from resting in the palm of Your hand even as that hand sifts and strips away. Here am I, humbled and struck with awe.
wash me, and I will be whiter than snow.
Oh, give me back my joy again;
you have broken me—
now let me rejoice.
Don’t keep looking at my sins.
Remove the stain of my guilt.
Create in me a clean heart, O God.
Renew a loyal spirit within me.
Do not banish me from your presence,
and don’t take your Holy Spirit from me.
Restore to me the joy of your salvation,
and make me willing to obey you. Psalm 51:7-12 NLT
Refresh. Restore. Renew. For the sake of Your name.
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