A Poem by Brenden Taylor

Just some thoughts on the Holy Spirit.

Some people think about the Holy Spirit,
what others think about a haunting ghost - 
a soul without a body for a host
that makes you jump as soon as you can hear it;
what's bad is when we want to follow near it,
we think of all the things we hate the most - 
and Satan uses our mistake to boast
in that he's used our hate to make us fear it.

This isn't who the Spirit is to me.
He's not some ghost that's risen from the grave
and hangs my worry o'er me like a knife;
He's the remnant of the Trinity
that wants to quicken me, to make me brave,
encourage me to embrace eternal life.

© 2013 Brenden Taylor

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Added on July 30, 2013
Last Updated on July 30, 2013
Tags: god, christianity, holy spirit, holy ghost, encouragement, love


Brenden Taylor
Brenden Taylor

Shelbyville, TN

"Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own." - Jesus the Christ I am Brenden Taylor. I hope you like what you find here... more..