Wait for God
to respond.
He hears.
He turns toward His crying child.
He reaches down into your clay crib
and brings you up, high,
into His bosom.
He sets you on His shoulder.
He jostles you on His knee.
And when you're comforted and quiet,
He holds you closely
and teaches you to speak,
to pray.

Look for Mary Harwell Sayler's article in Touched by Grace, February 21 on Catholic Exchange.

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