Tag Archives: vision

Parable of the lonely woman

Once, God appeared to a woman. “I am the Lord,” God said. “You aren’t the Lord,” the woman replied. “I would recognize the Lord on sight.” God appeared to a second woman. “I am the Lord,” God said. “Not true,” … Continue reading

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Accepting Blindness

You accept my blindness and work with me; sometimes sight comes only afterward © Meisaan Chan

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Attraction

As a fly is attracted to flypaper so, too, can my desires blind © Meisaan Chan

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Certainty

How many times we think we are certain of God but our true god is our certainty © Meisaan Chan

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Multi-facets

The weak refuse the multi-facets the strong seek them out © Meisaan Chan

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Dual vision

The healing never ends but one sign of growth is when you can look outward as well as inward © Meisaan Chan

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Surprises

All the ways you surprise me, Lord – all the secrets you slowly reveal like jewels, cradled in your opening hand © Meisaan Chan  

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Definitions, again

What you choose to fight for defines you what you choose to ignore defines you © Meisaan Chan

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Perspective

Throughout the day, I turned the bouquet of flowers on my desk this way and that, gazing at a different curve of petal, a different spike of leaf: So gently they remind me that beauty is not contained in a … Continue reading

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Dreams of God

Beg to know the dreams of God beg to be emptied of your own © Meisaan Chan

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