353. God’s gifts put man’s best dreams to shame. ~Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Everything is determined,
the beginning as well as the end,
by forces over which we have no control.
It is determined for insects
as well as for the stars.
Human beings, vegetables or cosmic dust,
we all dance to a mysterious tune,
intoned in the distance by an invisible piper.
~Albert Einstein


As the invisible and creating Piper of all that is stages His springtime drama, He plays His primordial tunes. These harmonies are invitations to the mysterious dance of life He ignited. Between the lines of His holy, ancient melodies are heard His summons for all to partner with Him and dance in His arms o’er fields of grace and glory. In response to these calls bees and butterflies are already bowing and accepting the Lord’s summons to step onto the dance floor. Making ready for the ball as well have been the birds who’ve been courting and preparing nests. Soon their fledglings will take wing and join in the chorus of the spheres and the stars, and together the whole of Creation’s voices will spew forth worship, praise, and glorious odes to joy. The period for rest has passed and the days for celebration and rejoicing have come. It is time to look at what is laid upon earth’s “table” and as invited guests to express gratitude for the banquet. It is not happenstance that we are here, and like the flowers in a garden, perhaps our anointed time to bloom is upon us.

Sing to the LORD, for He has done glorious things; let this be known to all the world. -Isaiah 12:5  ✝

Thank you, Lord Jesus, that you save, you heal, you restore, and you reveal Your Father’s heart to us! You have captured me with grace and I’m caught in Your infinite embrace!

13 thoughts on “353. God’s gifts put man’s best dreams to shame. ~Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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  2. Beautiful and so lyrical—lovely
    need a few prayer this way Natalie please—I’ll e-mail later but prayers for the young couple to be–real life is paying a visit and I fear the stress has gotten the better of both—gotta love real life.
    The stormy weather seems to be playing out in this little family of mine!!
    Blessings and thank you for such a soothing melodious post–
    love to you—julie


    • Thank you, Cookie. Oh for sure I’ll keep them lifted up on prayers because real life can be a bear sometimes. I pray the storms dissipate soon and that harmony reigns again in all your lives. Hugs, love, and blessings, Natalie 🙂


  3. Your post dear Natalie has included all the goodness of life and all the wisdom of our Universe !!! Your sublime thoughts echo like sweet melodies to my ears and your brilliant image radiates pure celestial light !!! Love ♥♥♥ and hugs, Doda 🙂


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