Writing with Kate Motaung @ #FiveMinuteFriday – Our writing prompt is “Path” ~
5 minutes to write & here goes:
I was a young girl and there were many paths. Too many to choose from in fact. Overwhelmed by it all, I took none of them.
And so started a cycle of desiring but never walking. Of longing but cloaking myself in inadequacy.
I loved God and wanted more of Him but what did that path look like?
I had chosen my own road and messed up so badly. Would He dare take me back?
When I came back what would the path look like? Where would I go from there?
The road was lonely for years, and my heart reaches out with a plea to others who are glancing at the many paths pining for their love, and know this: God never leaves you, darling.
He is always there right by your side, though you feel the dark has closed in so low upon your skin that you may never see the light of day once again -you will once more just wait and see.
The dark will unveil off you and God’s light will kiss your face. His path is this: embrace