• By The Stream of Solitude

    16 October, 2016

    Flowing into each life arrives the season to sit in new streams. To seek solitude is one such stream.

    Solitude is not for the faint-hearted. At times the most difficult thing we can do is to sit with ourselves. Yet it is in the doing of things that disturb our comfort that we are re-formed. Diamonds are fashioned from coal.

    Solitude is the roof over devotion. It is not a task to do but a stopping to delight in.

    Solitude is a catalyst to slow.

    In solitude I find everything I want by placing behind me everything I have.

    Solitude is as much reclining in the waters of heaven as it is knowing I am separate from the earth.

    Solitude is the haven where my Lord can breathe His warm life-giving Spirit into my soul; His grace for yet another day.

    Solitude is the divine shining water that soothes a striving soul; the seat of calming words to any troubled spirit. 

    He makes me lie down in green pastures, He leads me beside quiet waters, He refreshes my soul. (Psalm 23:2-3a)

    Dive into the stream of solitude for there are no unseen obstacles to injure and only refreshment to be drunk.

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    To obey God is perfect liberty. ~ Seneca

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