We who have Light

dwelling in us


of all people


we should be the most flexible






toward God

and people


For when we follow our Savior

He takes us places


where stiff cannot dwell


The free-flowing Spirit of God

needs to breathe through us


And this requires flexibility


to things unknown

to changes in schedule

to people unreached


Flexibility is a Spirit of God walk

in an uncertain world


It is love

when unexpected


It is Yes

when No is probable


It is the joy of the Lord


all relationships

and circumstances


Live unbreakably pliable


– Susie Stewart


And now I have a word for you who brashly announce, “Today—at the latest, tomorrow—we’re off to such and such a city for the year. We’re going to start a business and make a lot of money.” You don’t know the first thing about tomorrow. You’re nothing but a wisp of fog, catching a brief bit of sun before disappearing. Instead, make it a habit to say, “If the Master wills it and we’re still alive, we’ll do this or that.”

– James 4:13-15 (MSG)


As a prisoner of the Lord, I urge you: Live a life that is worthy of the calling He has graciously extended to you. Be humble. Be gentle. Be patient. Tolerate one another in an atmosphere thick with love. Make every effort to preserve the unity the Spirit has already created, with peace binding you together.

– Ephesians 4:1-3 (VOICE)


One day as Jesus was walking along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and his brother Andrew throwing a net into the water, for they fished for a living. Jesus called out to them, “Come, follow Me, and I will show you how to fish for people!” And they left their nets at once and followed Him.

– Mark 1:16-18 (NLT)


Photo by Andy Stewart



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