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Something of the Spirit by Raymond A. Foss

Each of us gifted
by the same Spirit
a kernel of the eternal
breathed into us
something of Christ
of his Spirit
dwelling within us
giving us work to be done

Giving me voice
to rail against injustice
a mind moving
from our argument to another
hearing the details
but making a discrete whole
boiled down, to the essence
like refined silver
reflecting wisdom
shared that justice
would come to the fore

August 5, 2010
1 Corinthians 12:4-7
1 Timothy 4:14
Upper Room Daily Devotional
for August 4, 2010, read August 5, 2010
“The Right Gift”,
by Patricia H. Sprinkle

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