Monday, February 10, 2014

Like the First Time

Something such as rain that we consider so ordinary and "everyday" is an exciting new experience to a child. 

This is what it is to be childlike. 

To delight in the beauty of this world as if this is your first experience.

To find a way to turn the dullest situation into a moment to remember.

To cherish the sweet smiles on the faces of the elderly.

To appreciate the hard work of one who has not been home all day.

To say a heartfelt prayer and listen for that still, small voice.

To go about the mundane tasks of the everyday with a happy smile in your heart that is exposed on your face, knowing that there is a purpose.

To be like a child.

To learn from a child.

To experience each child's personality.

To love a child.

To pray with a child.

To guide a child along the way of learning.

Such is the grace that I long to carry out in my everyday life!

1 comment:

  1. That is so beautiful! I pray for the children who will never know childhood due to it being stolen by abuse. Pray for all children.


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