Fire

Led into the desert by the Spirit

Forty days

It was the Word that brought Him out

On fire for the Kingdom

And able to speak

Against the Pharisees of His day

He knew who He was

And ran knowingly

Into the burning sand

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dVerse prompt on the word “burn” in quadrille with thoughts of Aaron Joel Mitchell, age 41, who ran into the effigy of the burning man at Burning Man 2017.

Fire

8 thoughts on “Fire

  1. Oh this is strong–the parallel between Jesus, the desert and the young man who died at burning man last year. I live in Reno and it was called a suicide by our coroner. I always wonder at what was behind that sad choice.

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