My God

My God comforts me in the morning. He listens to me in the evening and whispers to me during the night. He calms me when I allow it. I ignore him often, but he does not seem to mind. Like an old friend, we pick up where the conversation left off. He normally does most of the listening. Even as he patiently acts the role of the audience, he seems to advise me. I feel a hand resting upon my soul; it grows heavy when I turn the wrong way. A figment of my imagination or a guiding presence, I accept it for what it is. What it might be.

Faith is accepted with your eyes close. I do this now as I step forward and place my trust in his hands.

-Opinionated Man

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44 Responses to My God

  1. Alyssa says:

    Kinda late, but thank you 😉

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  3. D.E. Cantor says:

    One of the best things I’ve read in a while. Thanks for sharing.

  4. garden2day says:

    This is really good! Really! 🙂

  5. thewildflower2007 says:

    I really needed that, thank you.

  6. OM, this post is beautiful. GOD is my life. I couldn’t live without him. These words are honey to my soul. Thank you!

    I just pushed your follow button. I really love this site!


  7. Just thinking today how I often ignore God and run to many other things as comfort. I guess that is why God sometimes asks us to fast, eh?

  8. vwoods1212 says:

    it must be good writing, i even tweeted it to my few followers:))

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  10. vwoods1212 says:

    Hey OM, I give you a hard time about a lot of things, but I’ll give you props for this posting; THE best ever you have written. NO joking. Love it. will repost it and save it for future reads. Good job.

  11. tarahsaint says:

    Wow. Amen, I loved this.

  12. cherripeeps says:

    Absolutely beautiful! What a lovely, gentle way of describing your relationship with my Lord.

    “You have made us for yourself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it rests in you.” — St. Augustine of Hippo

  13. So beautiful and serene. Illustrates through words your relationships with the Almighty. Thank you so much for sharing this.

  14. Franny Marie says:

    Reblogged this on Franny Marie and commented:
    Your words are absolute amazing, I much love this post!

  15. Reblogged this on DottaRaphels and commented:
    Faith is accepted with your eyes close. I do this now as I step forward and place my trust in his hands. OM
    I just had to share this one, so calming.

  16. Just as should be OM…one on one. I love this bit ” I feel a hand resting upon my soul; it grows heavy when I turn the wrong way”
    My nana used to say we all know when he speaks,we also know when we choose not to hear,but in all he allows us our will;until he decides the foolishness is enough. 🙂
    I like this side of you I’m learning OM, childlike, innocent and unassuming. I guess that’s what being an artsy human is about, you just do you period!

  17. Amen. Thank you Lord, Father! I love you soooooo!

  18. I like your personal relationship with God. It’s a comfortable one. I think of Him as a universal love in action that alternately prods me or guards me.Faith is a wonderful attribute t o have.

  19. 2l2phant says:

    Are you sure you’re not an author ( according to your definition ) ? 😉

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  21. I am J says:

    Beautifully stated! It’s like you glimpsed my blog post for tomorrow!

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