The Spirit of God breathes through all creation. “Everything that hath breath” participates in the life of God who fills the earth with holy presence. This past weekend, I had the privilege of being in
The creatures were stirring, giddy with the prospects of new life and fresh dietary options. Deer, wild turkeys, foxes, squirrels, geese, and an occasional bobcat frequent the woods near where I was staying. I hated to go to bed, fearful that I might miss one of the nocturnal visitors. They all praise God simply by being what they were created to be.
Friday afternoon provided time for a walk along the
I felt a stilling of my heart as I breathed in unison with the varied expressions of God’s handiwork. For a shining few moments, I felt afresh the beckoning of the Spirit to join the dance of creation.