Life is not
Hurrying on to a receding future,
Nor hankering after an imagined past.
It’s the turning aside like Moses
To the miracle
Of the lit bush,
To a brightness that seemed
As transitory as your youth once,
But is the eternity that awaits you.
Published by Jason Kanz
I am a neuropsychologist at the Marshfield Clinic and author of Soil of the Divine (2017), Living in the Larger Story: The Christian Psychology of Larry Crabb (2019, editor), and Notes from the Upper Room: Lessons in Loving Like Jesus (2020).
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