Thursday, December 2, 2010

Silk


Before the azaleas pass us by for this year I thought I show this pretty pink one. They look like silk flowers.

Reflection:
Matthew 9:14-17 (The Message)
A little later John's followers approached, asking, "Why is it that we and the Pharisees rigorously discipline body and spirit by fasting, but your followers don't?"
Jesus told them, "When you're celebrating a wedding, you don't skimp on the cake and wine. You feast. Later you may need to pull in your belt, but not now. No one throws cold water on a friendly bonfire. This is Kingdom Come!"

He went on, "No one cuts up a fine silk scarf to patch old work clothes; you want fabrics that match. And you don't put your wine in cracked bottles."

5 comments:

  1. this IS kingdom come! "come thou long
    expected Jesus."

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  2. Yes, indeed very much like silk. All my flowers down here are compacted soggy messes ... durn ...

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  3. Lea -- amen.

    Julie, mine are a soggy mess too now.

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  4. Yes they are so perfect tat they could be silk.

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  5. It's such a joy to come here and see flowers as all is covered in white here.

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