In This Garden of My Heart…πŸ’–

January 22, 2023

Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, faithfulness, kindness, goodness…

In this garden of my heart

You are here, shovel on hand.

Together, we have much work to do.

Digging deep, pulling out weeds of past

Memories, composting the hurt–pain

Becoming fertilizer for the seeds of

Spirit to grow up out of

These ashes which is

All that remains of what used to be–You

Died for me…so I could live

Here in this garden with You and

For all eternity

Tend to your trees.

“Grief accomplishes a healing work”*

And seeds hold the hope and expectation of fruit.

My joy is in the ripening.

NinaπŸ¦‹

* Donna Winship

Author: NZain

@ukiezhinka

10 thoughts on “In This Garden of My Heart…πŸ’–”

      1. Steve, I am working on balancing my time…more like juggling. Haha! I miss the WP community, but things are beginning to settle a bit now so hopefully you will see me more! Great to see you too. Spring is just right around the corner…πŸ₯ΆπŸŒ·

        Liked by 1 person

      2. That sounds great Nina! It will be nice to see you more often here again. Yes, that’s true, but unfortunately I can’t quite see that corner yet!πŸ₯ΆπŸ˜‚πŸ–οΈπŸ˜Ή

        Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: