Sensing Grace



'Here’s what i want you to do; Find a quiet, secluded place so you wont be tempted to role play before God. Just be there as simply and honestly as you can manage. The focus will shift from you to God, and you will begin to sense his grace. 

Matt 6:6. (the message)



Sensing grace


My days are full of possibilities, 

none more exhilarating than 

when I cross the threshold of grace.


Sky opens and space clears, 

A radiant landscape 

of belonging unfolds


And held, circled by love,

I stand in sunlight

And remember faithfulness.


Warmed and awakened 

I am stilled by wonder

And breathe deeply

of this subversive beauty.


Grace never loses its power 

to startle, 

to wrong-foot

to scandalise.


Limitless and








written by Chris Matthews