Go with the Flow

Life is meant to be a continuum of giving and receiving.

(Listen to my song “Pour Me Out” on YouTube by clicking HERE)

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Mark 4:24

“The measure with which you measure will be measured out to you…”

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What Jesus was saying is…the more you give…the more you receive.

It’s the law of the Universe.

It’s the law of Love.

It’s the way of the Trinitarian God: a non-stop-Flow of giving and receiving.

God creates this way.

All things blossom then wither in giving themselves in the making new life.

Jesus demonstrated this self-emptying model with his whole life.

As St. Paul described it, “He emptied himself, taking the form of a slave, coming in human likeness; and found human in appearance, he humbled himself, becoming obedient to death, even death on a cross” (Philippians 2:7-8).

This is the path of kenosis that we are all called to give-ourselves-over-to.

Enter the Flow…and love everyone and everything.

Give freely.

Only then will you truly be you.

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Listen to the song of the day “Pour Me Out” 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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