‘The Cool Of The Morning’

The early morning mist

There’s such a freshness on these early Autumnal mornings – and I love it – along with the sun rising – so often on these mornings above the mist that hangs over the fields – it’s such a wonderful place to be. What better way to start my day – to not only feel that freshness on my skin – but to feel it awaken all my senses – to penetrate – to caress my spirit too.

God walks with me

I am awakened from the sleep of the night – an awareness washes over me – the closeness of God enfolds me as I walk with Him in the cool of the morning. I often think of the time when Adam heard God – in the cool of the morning

Genesis 3:8

Adam heard God walking in the garden

in the cool of the morning

What a privilege’s it is to walk with Him – I will never cease to be grateful for his presence with me.

I almost missed it this morning though – having slept badly and woken feeling heavy with a sadness – as well as struggling physically – it would have been so easy to curl up and hide myself away. However – out I went – allowing that coolness to pour over me – drinking it in – and finding it bringing a sense of cleansing with it – clearing away the busyness of past days – refreshing the tiredness – washing away the stress – lightening the sadness – restoring my soul.

How glad I was – how grateful – for the cool of the morning – in the company of the One Who restored my soul

How I welcome you
Oh coolness of the morning
Wash right over me
Refresh as only you can
Touch my very soul
That I may begin this day
Totally renewed
Awakened for whatever 
Comes across my way 

One Comment Add yours

  1. I’ve seen some wonderful images on the weather news of the early morning mist on the fields in the last few days. The coolness of autumn has arrived.

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