Archive for April, 2009

Spring Awakening

In the Garden

Originally uploaded by Kiki Karia.

There is something marvelous about springtime, and every year it seems I am more amazed when I see our barren backyard explode back to life. Oh what a transformation!

Spring is not only a time of new life, but it’s a time of hope and excitement in nature. But there is a springtime in the spiritual as well. As I see roses with new buds, tulips arising, irises and lillies blooming, I am reminded of the resurrection of Jesus and the hope He brought to all mankind by giving us the new birth experience. I still remember 30 years ago how God awakened my dead soul and brought me to life when He filled me with His Spirit. Oh what a transformation!

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