SunFlower

Sunflower,

standing tall.

In full splendor;

amidst a lavender sky.

Withering not;

Strong in root,

 like a tree planted

by the waters.

Extending;

Reaching;

Willfully.

Never fearing the heat,

nor drought.

Glowing green leaves.

Faithfully seeking;

Growing,

to unbelievable heights.

Raising up;

Glorifying the creator.

Worships the sun.

Mighty in stature,

like a city on a hill;

It cannot be shaken.

Scattering precious seed.

Salt and light.

Unshaken; Unmoved.

Beautiful,

Sunflower.

“For he will be like a tree planted by the water, that extends its roots by a stream And will not fear when the heat comes; But its leaves will be green, And it will not be anxious in a year of drought Nor cease to yield fruit.” –  Jeremiah 17:8

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About Amanda Batten

I am a personal support worker; aspiring writer living in Ontario. My goal is to inspire and entertain people with the written word, and hone the talent God has given me.
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