"You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you.
You have to go to them sometimes."
Winnie the Pooh

Sunday, August 1, 2010

Open as a Meadow

"We see hardly one inch
of the narrow lane of time.
To our God, eternity lies open as a meadow.
It must seem strange to the heavenly people
that we ever call prayer "Unanswered"
when it is not what we expect."

Amy Carmichael


It's me said...

Beautiful words............have a beautiful sunday...are you still by Sherrie????? love Ria....

Katharine said...

I have all of Amy Carmicheal's books, her story is amazing! What a wonderful quote!
Blessings on your day!

Frances said...

Hi Joyce .... So beautiful! Amy Carmichael's writings have ministered to me more than any other author I have ever found. Her words pierce, yet refresh. They bring tears and repentance and more love. I've been away for a few days and am now battling an abscessed tooth so haven't had a chance to check if there is anything new with Sherrie. How is she doing? And how are YOU doing?
With love, from my heart to yours.

koralee said...

Oh my goodness...I sooo love this today...it is soooooo true..something I am so going to try to remember! Hugs sweet one and THANK YOU!!!! xoxo

Martina said...

This quote is very wise and worth remembering - after all, we are here to learn something and stretch our limits ;) Nice to be in touch here, have a lovely sunday evening! xx M.

Janean said...

good thought.
living in the constraints of time.
living outside of time.
lovely photo!

Bringing Pretty Back said...

perfectly put.

Gloria said...

Oh, I love this! :) It is so true, and wise! Beautiful photo too!
Thinking of you today with a prayer (for you and your family).
@}~`}~~~ Gloria

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