Oh my soul – deep breaths. The day wants to sweep you away, but you don’t have to be tossed. It’s time to anchor.
It’s time to go deep in the underlay of what is holding you together. Stop and sink into another reality, where time is not a parade of minutes passing you by, but an opportunity, a “fitting moment” – a moment to be fitted into the shape of Christ, to be knotted into the fabric of His being. A moment, however short, to be with Him and to be His.
Pause. Go deep. Make a knot.
Anchor yourself to His living word, His sustaining breath. Anchor yourself to His truth, beauty and goodness. Anchor yourself to His will and good pleasure. Anchor yourself to His delight.
Draw the threads close and rest in this sacred knot.
And when you emerge, you will feel the tug. You will not be lost, but founded. You will not be tossed, but held fast.
Oh my soul – you will be steadfast.
Anchoring myself in this Word today: