Sweet Surrender

When Love is our guide…concerns disappear.

(Listen to my song “Breathe On Me” on YouTube by clicking HERE)


Psalm 23:1

The LORD is my shepherd; there is nothing I lack.


When I am attached to material things…I’m in chains.

My concerns are for things that are temporary.

When I am not attached to material things…I’m free.

My hands and heart are open to things that last.

I’m able to let go of the masks that I have accumulated trying to be what I’m not…trying to conform to a culture that is immersed in the illusion of a happiness based on passing things.

When I release those masks…my true self can emerge.

I’m free to be present to what actually is.

I am immersed in the sacred.

I am part of the miracle of this one life.

God is everywhere…or as St. Paul put it, in God “we live and move and have our being” (Acts 17:28).

I am held and sustained by Love.

I lack nothing.

I am free to be me and to reach out in oneness to everyone and everything.


Listen to the song of the day “Breathe On Me” on the Listen to Your Heart 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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