To the Boy in the Pirate Hat

31 Days of Rearranged Beauty: Day 1

DSC03686

Blue in the pirate hat that he earned for doing a great job while mom and dad had a get-away!

 

 

 

My dear boy,

When I think of rearranged beauty – I think of you.  You are a masterpiece!

You are beauty made, and beauty in the making.

These hard things – these struggles – these broken things that are not the essence of you, but that surround you – they are carving out beauty in all of us.  HE is carving out beauty in all of us – and the broken shards – they hurt. This process of being made – it’s not painless.

It’s hard, not seeing, not knowing where it will all lead – but wait!

We do know.

We do see the promises in HIS WORD.

This leads to joy – joy eternal.

Do our hearts have eyes?  Do our hearts have the eyes of faith to see it?

It may seem bleary, but when “He wipes all of our tears away” – it will be clear.

He’s not done making us yet.

Will the final step will be the wiping of our tears?  Then we will see with clarity the joy that we get faint glimmers of now, the beauty made complete.

Mom

 

31 days rearranged beauty

 

 

3 thoughts on “To the Boy in the Pirate Hat

if you'd like to email, you may do so at arearrangedlife at gmail dot com

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: