Where tears can’t stop….

There is a place in God’s heart

where tears can’t stop.

Tears for the broken,

the weary,

the downtrodden.

Tears for those who have

no voices,

no one to care.

Tears for

the hungry,

the empty,

the destitute,

the abused,

the forgotten.

Tears of passion,

of compassion

flow

to us

if we will

receive them

as streams of living water,

flowing in

compelling us to act,

to care,

to open our dry eyes that 

we might see

in a new way.

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This was written in response to viewing Carlos Alfonso’s work “Where tears can’t stop”  You can view a   copy of the image and read about it here.

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PS 56:8You have kept count of my tossings; put my tears in your bottle. Are they not in your record?

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About Sally C

How do I describe myself, I am not what I do, (I am a Methodist Minister), I am not who I am related to (I have 5 wonderful children, and 2 lovely granddaughters). I am a seeker truth, a partaker of life in all it's fullness and a follower, sometimes stumbling, sometimes celebrating of the Christian pathway. I seek wholeness, joy and a connectedness to all things through a deep reconciliation with the God whose love blows my socks off!
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