Words from the Creator

Words from the Creator

A Poem by Sarah Marie

I will sculpt you out of clay

With this potter’s hand;

At first you will be dust,

But you shall rise from sand.

In my image you shall be made,

Created with my frame in mind;

First I will make you good,

Then caring, meek, and kind-

I will add forgiveness to your heart,

For free will is hard for all.

In my likeness you shall be made,

But you will be quite small-

All the world will know your pains,

For fear and doubt are human things;

Yet always will I be there

For you to come to and cling.

I will paint you in ways

Beautiful only to me;

You shall be like a rare jewel

Too bright for the world to see.

I will call you mine,

And you shall be my own;

Some might love you, some might hate,

But you will never be alone.

I will show you how to speak,

How to laugh, sing, and praise;

You will be a joy to me,

A light in this potter’s gaze;

You will never need to earn my care,

Compassion, trust, or love;

You are the favorite creation

Of this Potter above.

© 2013 Sarah Marie


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I'm going to be honest: this poem made me cry actual tears. Don't worry, they are happy ones...like their owner! :')

The beauty and Holyness of this poem was shining-no, SINGING through and granting me peace and Heavenly love....it's just so true and amazing! Wonderful job! X)

Posted 11 Years Ago


Sarah Marie

11 Years Ago

aww thank you! I am so glad this touched your heart!
EverleafOwl

11 Years Ago

Thank YOU for writing it, you wonderful person you! :D
This was a brilliant glimpse into the wonder and beauty of the ages... Creator and creation connected, and the vibrant view of the potter in echoes of the prophet Jeremiah. Such a moving, living write, precious poet.

Posted 11 Years Ago


Sarah Marie

11 Years Ago

This is one of my favorites as well...Happy Easter!
good one...

Posted 11 Years Ago


i like the way you connected this to the bible!love it!

Posted 11 Years Ago


I love it! I especially like how you incorporated the little refrences to the Bible when talking about "At first you will be dust", just like it says in Genesis! It's an amazing portrayale of God.
Love,
CreativeCookie

Posted 11 Years Ago


Sarah Marie

11 Years Ago

aw, thanks! I am so glad you enjoyed this! :)

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Added on March 28, 2013
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Sarah Marie
Sarah Marie

my own world...come visit me!, SC



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Aspiring starving artist: Bachelor's degree in English, minor in professional writing, concentration in writing, unofficial concentration in British literature...2017 more..

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