Tag Archives: holiness

The holiness of disturbance

If God never disturbs you, you are not following the right God © Meisaan Chan

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The holiness of holes

Healthy soil has holes –that’s how the air and rain and seeds sink in;solid soil holds little life © Meisaan Chan

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So strange when others find me valuable!

So strange when others find me valuable! Different mirrors, I argue Same reflection, they respond © Meisaan Chan

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All walls

All walls down I become a prayer All walls up I return to flesh © Meisaan Chan

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What’s at stake

The most important spiritual skill is listening and then recognizing when it is I and when it is not; all holiness and all destruction come from this © Meisaan Chan

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What goes in

The longer your eyes linger upon evil the more its image engraves in your mind and muddies the face of the Lord © Meisaan Chan

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Sanctuaries within sanctuaries

The tiny church nestled in mountains and drenched in falling light sanctuaries within sanctuaries © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)  

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