Tag Archives: spirit

Saturated with God

I enter this world empty-handed and empty-handed I leave it saturated with God © Meisaan Chan

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Focus of the body, focus of the mind, focus of the spirit

The spirit is a delicate thing: Without sleep, focus of the spirit is the first to go © Meisaan Chan

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I have this fever for you

I have this fever for you burning me, demanding, relentless and aching come, O Lord, come © Meisaan Chan

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A gym of sorts

Strength does not come instantly but after repeated tears of muscle fibers and then the sets of repetitions over many weeks and months: This is also true for the spirit for life is calling you to lift, not just once … Continue reading

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The unknowing space

Bring me past my anxiety to the unknowing space and in the unknowing, unjudging and in the unjudging, openness, letting all things flow through until I am flown through and in this all-unknowing, flowing through, peace © Meisaan Chan

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Gazing upon the Lord: Mutual work

All the work you do to attract my gaze, O Lord! All the work I do to hold it! © Meisaan Chan

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Reciprocity

As much as the opening as much as the receiving © Meisaan Chan

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