Hear me quickly, Lord,
for my mind soon wanders to other things
I am more familiar with
and more concerned about
than I am with you.
O Timeless God, for whom I do not have time,
catch me with a sudden stab of beauty
that will catch me up short for a moment to look hard enough at myself—
the unutterable terror
and hope within me
and, so, to be caught by you.
from Guerrillas of Grace, p. 24, by Ted Loder
Eleven28's policy is that every four years, full-time employees take a forty day sabbatical. On July 1, I will have been full-time with eleven28 for four years. It's time for a short rest. Here are my thoughts about where God and I will intersect during this rest....