HIGH RAIN WATER
(Stewart’s Creek Rock Place, 5-4-09 by Carl A. Patton)
Peace be unto you. The blind saw nothing as the rain fell and went. However some came with closed eyes as they could see only in the tunnel. Meanwhile the water that was rain meant much to the righteous as he watched prayed and waited on nothing.
The still of the water this day
was captured beneath the
surface as muddy creek water
ran high, swiftly but ever so
Many rains had come and some
were still to come. Rain soaked
trees sagged to the ground and
those along the banks of the creek
kissed the water.
The birds always came out in the
Spring time especially when the
rains had come. Some by no
name softly chirped and sung
in the background.
Meanwhile what was man doing?
Did any of these things of the Creation
tell us anything about man? The high
rain water came not from man.
The birds also sung for themselves,
Although those that cherished
solitude appreciated the bird songs.
Well through the Creation could
you see man? After all the human
being was an integral part of the,
Creation and the seven days that God
created the heavens (2) two and the earth.
Can we liveth and be detached from
nature and the living and the dead the
stationary and know God?
Is life only seen in the things that
talk but only the silent man can hear?
Walking in the Spirit I could not only see,
feel and touch the water, I could also