Sunday, January 31, 2021

Selling a field

After Acts 4:36-37

He heard the report
of the apostles, a release
miraculous from prison,
and he lifted his voice
with the others to sing
the psalm of praise.
He prayed with the others
and sang, his heart
overflowing with a grace
previously unexperienced.
He heard the teachings;
he saw the need. He sold
the field he owned and
laid the money at their feet,
his gift to the fellowship
and his gift to God.
A Cypriot by birth, his name
was Joseph. The apostles saw
him as a son of encouragement
and called him by another name:

Photograph by Tobias Stonjeck via Unsplash. Used with permission.


Martha Jane Orlando said...

Let us lay our all at Jesus' feet . . .
Blessings, Glynn!

Glynn said...

Thanks, Martha!