Before I judge, I try to really look
Before I see, I remember the manuscript was longer than the book
Before I decide, I ask myself what makes me an expert
Before I classify, I realise complexity makes a recipe for a convert
Before I write you off, I remember how painful life can be
Before I label, I know that no-one understands you like He
Before anything, I know there is context, circumstance, reason and feeling
Before lectures, I try wondering how you might be reeling
Before damnation, I ask myself why you could be lying
Before giving up on you, I realise when you’re lying, you’re not crying Read the rest of this entry
Being the ignoramus I am, I’ve only just discovered its ‘Lent Time’!
OK Universe! I’m mid way through launching out a plethora of ‘body depleting’ activities and substances from my life; all of which began in the new year!
I think if I forced myself to eject anymore unhealthy wonders from my existence right now; I might perish and die!! 😉
Sooooo…This is what I’m gonna do for Lent
SWAP my thoughts FOR SONGS
I intend to try to sing my way through the day (In thought and sometimes, out loud) for the next 40 days. Each day, I will search through my song collection and choose a little beauty. One that I feel, reflects true love (and therefore, also God)
I thought it might also be a fab idea to pick songs that have some kind of connection to a happy memory. PURPOSE – Cheer up for God!
I read somewhere once, that the highest type of prayer is expressed in song…And if the song reminds me of something happy/sweet/treasured; then hopefully I will increase the amount of good vibes ebbing from my soul, and out into the big wide world. You never know, I might cheer up any lost or moody souls ‘tuned into my wavelength’…with my vocal cahoooning! Read the rest of this entry