Reaching Through the Crowds

I’m stretching my hands through the crowd, just trying to get a touch.

My need is great. No other options are available. My only hope is to make the connection.

The crowds are an obstacle.

Noise and confusion form a barrier to my goal. But I must reach Him at all costs.

To be who I am called to be, To be who I know I need to be, who I desperately want to be, I need a connection with His love.

My heart needs fixing. My love needs an awakening.

Today I will stretch through the crowds and reach Him.

Through the crowds of doubt and dissension. Through the crowds of anger and confusion. Through the crowds of my past and my present, I will stretch until I reach Him.

I will ask Him to create in me a new heart and to renew a right spirit within me. Today is my day for a miracle.

An Inheritance Incorruptible

I recently had a conversation with a man that I greatly admire by the name of Pastor T. Marshall Kelly. Not only is he a world renowned Christian singer (Youtube Video Here); he is a man that exudes love and encouragement. During our talk, he told me, “Curtis, if you are doing what God wants you to do, you can’t lose.” Those wise words sum up all who have given their lives in devotion to God, including Peter who wrote the books we are studying this quarter. Continue reading