A Blessing for Child-like Joy

best part being you child in you

May you always have child-like joy

Each day a song of laughter employ

Take time to sing

Take time to play

Be a blessing to someone today

Bring some joy into another’s day

Use the gift of your heart

That’s where love for others does start

There are times we need to take off our grown-up face

Put the heart of a child in its place

If your inner child is not yet healed

this would be for you my prayer

You would feel God’s comfort there

Know how much He loves you

Feel how much He loves you

Believe how much He loves you

He is there in all your pain

He prays a renewed joy you will gain

The blessings in your life you would see

Your child-like spirit would be set free

Kevin and Karen Osborne are Christian pastoral counsellors and psychotherapists. We are starting You Can Hope Again Counselling. Karen enjoys doing cross-stitch while I like writing and singing songs. Karen makes me laugh when she sings the kitty bed-time song saying, “It’s that time. It’s the bestest kitty time of the day!” Kevin enjoys teasing the kitties and making them do kitty dances with music. Their kitty, Catherine, loves it when kitty daddeh sings All Creatures Great and SmallKevin likes doing impressions.  He tells children’s stories using his hand puppet, Dr. Teddy. 

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About osborne2029

I enjoy spending time with people just having a coffee or talking about life, philosophy, religion, politics or sharing a favorite joke or story. We learn from one another as we interact and share our joys, challenges and even our times of sadness. I enjoy reading, writing, singing and sharing in the blessing of community whether that is one on one or in groups. I'm married and am powned by two kitties named Sir William of Lounge a.k.a. Sir Lounge a Lot and Princess Catherine of Chaos a.k.a. Her Royal Highness Catherine of Englehart. I m in an M.A.-Ph.D program with St. James the Elder Theological Seminary to train to become a psychotherapist and priest. Let us pray for and reach out to each other with kindness, love and an embracing compassion. We can working together be servants with two open hands to those in need so that hate, indifference and inequality would lose and love will win. The peace and abounding joy of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.

Posted on July 15, 2016, in Poetry and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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