Water’s edge

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If bare toes

to water’s edge creep,

will  waters

somewhere heap

and create a path

of belief?

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by Patty Perkins

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Oh, for faith to step forward when called—courage to put toes into chilly waters of impossible. It seems dry ground isn’t revealed until steps of faith are taken.

Joshua 3:15-16 “Now the Jordan is at flood stage all during harvest. Yet as soon as the priests who carried the ark reached the Jordan and their feet touched the water’s edge, the water from upstream stopped flowing. It piled up in a heap a great distance away.”*

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I’m taking a blogging hiatus to focus on a son’s high school graduation/open house, and other writing projects. I’m continuing through The One Year Bible and hope to resume blogging when the dust settles around here.

Appreciate you, dear reader!

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*The One Year Bible, April 11, NIV, copyright 1986, Tyndale House Publishers, Wheaton, Illinois.

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About Patty Perkins

I'm Patty, writer of the devotional blog, Beside Quiet Waters. I love writing, reading, and taking long walks with my camera. I've been married to my loving husband for 31 years and we have two college-age sons. I am thankful for a place to spill ink, in hopes of encouraging others to find daily hope and inspiration in God's Word. View all posts by Patty Perkins

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