SENT AS A SEED
I use you in veiled ways unknown.
send you to others as seeds sown.
your talk as you bubble forth,
scatter and blow and land henceforth.
in sharing surpasses caring
the unnoticed seeds are fairing.
comes a day when you look around
the seeds laying on the ground.
despair as all appears dead.
to Me, Master Gardener, instead.
be watered and nurtured with care,
not abandoned because I AM there.
them down, confirming all around.
them in growing faith that abounds.
ground the soil remains tender
seed is planted from the sender.
Master Gardener is faithful to stay
care of your seed, as you have prayed.
is coded to what is assigned.
destined to bear fruit after its kind.
parent to child, the pattern repeats.
brings fruit, the circle is complete.
My mystery in planting My seeds.
comes full circle with joy in deed.
rejoice that your seeds are not really dead.
fruitful to harvest, full of life instead.
basket will return multiplied and abundant,
gasp in wonder at what appeared redundant.
I AM the
Life Giver and resurrect with power
minuscule seeds you gave in that hour.
the third day the hour grows late
was delayed meant to propagate.
It is My
joy to announce in the sands of time
increased the pace to harvest what's Mine.
now set for the days of acceleration
sown bear fruit in speedy exhilaration.
said, "Let the land burst forth with every sort of grass
and seed-bearing plant. And let there be trees that grow
seed-bearing fruit. The seeds will then produce the
kinds of plants and trees from which they came." And so
it was. The land was filled with seed-bearing plants and
trees, and their seeds produced plants and trees of like
kind. And God saw that it was good. This all happened on
the third day.
the days are coming, says the Lord, that the plowman
shall overtake the reaper, and the treader of grapes him
who sows the seed; and the mountains shall drop sweet
wine and all the hills shall melt [that is, everything
heretofore barren and unfruitful shall overflow with
spiritual blessing]. [Lev 26:5; Joel 3:18.]