Each Friday my writing stems from a word prompt. Five minutes, one word prompt. The prompt this week is … Silence.
The early morning hours are my favorite part of the day. The quiet and stillness found there are a balm to my soul bringing inspiration for the day ahead as I read.
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In a world where everyone has something to say and shares their words via social media, the silence of the morning is the time of day I so appreciate.
For it is in the silence that God speaks.
“It is the same with my word. I send it out and it always produces fruit. It will accomplish all I want it to, and it will prosper everywhere I send it.” (Isaiah 55:2, NLT)
God’s Word is an accomplishing word, spoken and delivered for a purpose. It brings life and produces fruit in the life of the believer.
“But the Lord is in his holy Temple. Let all the earth be silent before him.”
(Habakkuk 2:20, NLT)
Our souls need time to bask in the silence for God’s still small voice to be heard. May our words be few and His heard.
Silence – it has a sound all its own.
It has the sound of God’s voice.