Witness

Witness

Witness 150 150 Mary Sayler

 
When Jesus walks through the walls
of our homes or appears on the other side
of an arrangement of atoms assembled as
stone walls in a prison or walks through
walls of water as a ship goes down at sea,
baptizing everyone at once, or walks through
the walls of a church building where fears
and worries face Him on the other side, do
not let Him go. Hold on. Hold on. Behold
Him which, by definition, means to watch,
to wait, to witness and be held.

 


Originally published in Outside Eden, Aldrich Press, Kelsay Books (2014). Reprinted with permission and love.

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Mary Sayler

Mary Harwell Sayler began reading the Bible and writing poems as a child and has since placed 36 books in all genres with Christian and educational publishers. Over 2,000 of her poems, articles, devotionals, and children's stories have appeared in magazines, take-home papers, anthologies, and e-zines. She’s also written 3 Kindle e-books on various aspects of writing, and she regularly blogs on Bible topics and poetry. The resources page of her website provides all sorts of helps and hotlinks for other communicators for Christ.

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