Tag Archives: wandering

Maps that aren’t true

It is not true that every map leads to its promised end: That following the map of money will lead to money That following the map of power will lead to power That following the map of security will lead … Continue reading

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In the wilderness, stay alert

In the wilderness, stay alert clues do not come as thought rules are not what you expect © Meisaan Chan

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A cry for help in the wilderness

Help me, O Lord, barricades in every direction; the path has crumbled behind me the path has crumbled before me and to my sides the land burns: Help me, oh God, I cry © Meisaan Chan

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The anchor

In your deepest prayer, there am I! In your weakest prayer, there am I! In no prayer, there am I! Do not anchor to the prayer, but to me © Meisaan Chan

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Compass gone

So deeply through the thicket, bramble catching on my clothes compass gone, all is chaos: O God, be my hope © Meisaan Chan

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I will not always affirm your path

I will not always affirm your path – that too, is the mark of love © Meisaan Chan

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Icons

Sometimes you need images to get you through and sometimes the images fall apart, leaving you in blackness and sometimes the blackness gets you through © Meisaan Chan

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