High Horses and Higher Ground by Don Williams
I’ve had it with prodigals Slamming doors in God’s face; Plotting their escape; Risking self and others.
Then I find myself Discounting my birthright; Drifting away under the cover of my own darkness; Retreating to the far country of my rationality.
As I attempt to put distance Between my emptiness and His fullness, I’m amazed to find Him so close, and More gracious than before.
Now I surprise myself With the willful; Not by caring less, But by loving more.
“Where sin abounds… …grace abounds all the more.” Romans 5:20
Don Williams is Director of the Office of Mission for Adventist University of Health Sciences.
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