Spirit shares timeless wisdom.
But, there are times when He seems to be
just too much.
Too much what?
Too much authority.
Too much for whom?
Such as when or how?
You seem to tell me that I must learn to walk
my talk, and yet I find myself walking your talk.
Is there a difference?
Yes, or at least in degrees of adherence to
simplicity. You don’t seem to understand
that physical life is different than life in
In what way?
There is so much to enjoy in my world.
And, in mine?
God only knows what exists in Your world.
We’ve wandered from the topic.
One of us has.
Then, to get back on track, why do I find
myself trying to walk your talk when my
very instincts assure me that pleasure is
designed for earthly enjoyment.
Then, why do I find myself trying to live
a much more simple lifestyle than I find
comfortable, just to please you.
Do your efforts in this regard seem
to please me?
Then why do you do it?
I don’t know.
Then, let me remind you that you choose
to accept the conditions I require of you.
Yes, I choose to accept, but, something
in me still resists.
What is it within we that resists
or what is it that I resist?
Are you directing my style of questioning
Reblogged this on jeanw5 and commented:
Perhaps, even in struggling along the path to enlightenment, we have to keep asking ourselves whether we have chosen a career path or a way of life? What works, and why, for me?