Dancing With God


When I meditated on the word Guidance,

I kept seeing "dance" at the end of the word.

I remember reading that doing God's will is a lot like dancing.

When two people try to lead, nothing feels right.

The movement doesn't flow with the music,

and everything is quite uncomfortable and jerky.

When one person realizes that, and lets the other lead,

both bodies begin to flow with the music.

One gives gentle cues, perhaps with a nudge to the back

or by pressing lightly in one direction or another.

It's as if the two become one body, moving beautifully.

The dance takes surrender, willingness,

and attentiveness from one person

and gentle guidance and skill from the other.

My eyes drew back to the word Guidance.

When I saw "G"  I thought of God,  followed by "u" and "i".

"God", "u" and "i" dance.

God, you, and I dance.

As I lowered my head, I became willing to trust

that I would get guidance about my life.

Once again, I became willing to let God lead.

My prayer for you today is that God's blessings

and mercies be upon you, on this day and everyday.

May you abide in God as God abides in you.

Dance together with God, trusting God to lead

and to guide you through each season of your life.

And I Hope You Dance !

(re-post from e-mail, 04-09-06)

Have A Great Day.

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6 Responses to Dancing With God

  1. melanie says:

    That was beautiful, and very much needed for the beginning of my day, thanks =).

  2. Renee' says:

    Thank you! This is right on time.

  3. Mackleen says:

    This is the perfect post, written at the perfect time. Somehow I now have some kind of peace. I think I want to dance all night with guidance…

  4. Belinda Sand says:

    wow lovely just lovely thanks

  5. Deb says:

    I always did like this. Thanks

  6. luvmyaka says:

    Wow! I really enjoyed reading this post. “God, you and I dance.”

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