Going to church on Sunday is good And hearing the Bible’s just fine And singing God’s praise is something we should As they hand us the bread and the wine But Monday morn as we start the new week When we put on our shirt and our shoes We have to begin to put into practice The stuff that we learned in the pews! On Monday Morning by Peter Caligiuri copyright 2021 all rights reserved Use by permission only
While it lacks in comparison to a rose in fragrance and it struggles to compare to the stunning colors of crab-apple or cherry blossoms; this special little flower is able to withstand drought while the roses are wilting. So on days when you are feeling that the other flowers in God’s garden are so much more significant than you are, try to remember that you can be like a bottle-brush flower. In times of drought you may be an oasis for a thirsty soul.
The wilderness and the wasteland shall be glad for them, And the desert shall rejoice and blossom as the rose Isaiah 35:1