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Part of the Vine
by Elaine Carey
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One of Jesus' most vivid metaphors is John 15. "I am the vine, you are the branches."


The True Vine is a:
Green leafy organism is flush with tendrils and blossom potential-
I am just a:
 branch, a segment of the True Vine.
a restful branch, not a rugged individual
 self-involved and self-loving.


Branches don't ponder

fertilizer and sunshine or even location.

A branch simply
 clings, grows, and produces.

Let me be vigorous with praise, faith, and humor; purge me of fungal negativism. 

Ouch!  That pruning hurt but I lost nothing


but a little dead wood. 


 

 

 
 
 
 

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Reviewed by jude forese
meaningful direction in both content and conclusion ...
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Great meaning in this poetic composition, Bess. Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by Sandie Angel
Good write with a good ending.

Sandie May Angel a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Karen Chalfant
This is a wonderful reminder. Thank you....
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