“The kiss of new Birth”, a sacred poem by Linda Willows

2 Corinthians 4:6-7
For God who said, “Let Light shine out of darkness, made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ.
But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all surpassing power is from God and not from us.”


Fashioned out of clay I was
unformed and deep in quiet bound.

Shadows cast by Light unknown,
surrounding night with naught a sound.

Enter then a ray’s impress,
such gentle touch did probed heart’s rest.

Then stirred reveal of Life to Itself;
the seedling quickens, oh Glory in stealth…

about to receive the kiss of new Birth,
from none less than He,
who Created the Earth.

©2015 Linda Willows

photograph by Alexander Prischepov


9 thoughts on ““The kiss of new Birth”, a sacred poem by Linda Willows

  1. subtle beauty unfolds
    in the words you have told

    Thank you for sharing you again 🙂

    Take Care…You Matter…


      1. You’re very Welcome, its good to see you back writing, always such a calm energy within your lines
        and Thank you for your kind words to me, I appreciate them 🙂
        Take Care…You Matter…


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