Tag Archives: worship

Altars you despise

It is possible to worship before altars you despise:victimhoodshamefear –a caution: They never lead to liberation © Meisaan Chan

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Where it belongs

Reserve it for the Lord your riches:Timeenergyfocusdreams –leave your gold at the altar,right where it belongs © Meisaan Chan

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Surrendering to my god

I have such a hard time surrendering to what I cannot see; and in this, sight becomes my God © Meisaan Chan

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Bowing down

Do not be dismayed at the legions of sand Do not be discouraged at the punishing sun When you feel yourself wail, bow down, bow down: remember where true succor lies © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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As God says, “Do not be afraid” again and again and again

It’s not, do not feel fear but rather, do not serve it © Meisaan Chan

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Celestial prayer

The sun is silent and so the moon: reflect the silence reflect the light © Meisaan Chan

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Strength in the storm

When all is crisis turn first to me: bow and prostrate and pray – do this not for me, but for you, O fragile heart for you to remember your core © Meisaan Chan

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Prostration

Wind-swept land leaning deep upon the earth all is prostration © Meisaan Chan

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Where it belongs

Reserve for the Lord your riches: time energy control focus dreams – leave your gold at the altar, right where it belongs © Meisaan Chan

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What you worship

Be careful of the altar you choose. This is your most fundamental decision. © Meisaan Chan

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