Sunday, March 24, 2013

I stood before my enemy

I stood before my enemy;
he struck me, stinging
my face. I turned
to the left to offer
my other cheek. He raised
his hand, and then
stopped. I saw the fear
in his eyes. He saw
the love in mine,
a reflected mercy.

      (From Luke 6:27-36)

Photograph by George Hodan via Public Domain Pictures. Used with permission.


Jerry said...

Teach us oh Lord.

HisFireFly said...

Brilliant Glynn!

Maureen said...

Lovely, Glynn.

nance said...

salt of the earth...