Friday, 2 November 2012

God's Work of Art

Statue - May 2009

We are God's work of art, created in Christ Jesus for the good works which God has already designated to make up our way of life.

(Ephesians 2:10 New Jerusalem Bible)

God’s work of art.
That’s me?
Then beauty must lie
In the eye of the

I feel more like
One of those statues
Michelangelo left
Half emerging
From the marble block;
Full of potential,
On the verge of life,
But prisoned still
By circumstance and

Yet part of me is free -
And you are still creating,
Bringing to life
The promise that is there….
            - From Revelation by Ann Lewin 

Prompted by Antonia's comment on Going Round in Circles 2.

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