Let It Be Done to Me


When we are our true selves…God’s glory shines.

(Listen to my song “Let It Be Done to Me” on YouTube by clicking HERE)


Luke 1:46-47

“My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my savior.”


Mary’s statement resonates in my heart.

When I am in the flow of the will of God…my inner-most-being exults.

No matter what struggles are in my life…there seems to be an inner calm…a certain “yes” that pervades my interior.

There are really no words to describe it accurately.

It is at the level of mystery.

When I am operating in the will of God I am saying yes to this great Mystery at work in me.

My egocentric desires are neutralized.

When I am in this state of being…I am my true self.

It’s not so much that I have done anything…it is more like it is being done to me!

I wish I could say this is the case all the time but it is far from it.

I must continually return to letting go and being present.

May we all surrender to God’s desires for us and like Mary say, “May it be done to me according to your word” (Luke 1:38).


Listen to the song of the day “Let It Be Done to Me” on the Mercy Reigns album by clicking HERE.

Stream and/or purchase my songs on iTunes by clicking HERE.

Remember…God loves you!

About billtonnis

Child of God, Pastoral Minister, Chaplain, Music Minister, Jail Minister, singer-songwriter, author, activist, former radio news anchor, imperfect follower of Jesus inspired by God's unconditional love, proud uncle... what else is there?
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1 Response to Let It Be Done to Me

  1. This an “into your hands I commend my spirit” have been my mantras of late!

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