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Blown into the Wind

Dandelion:  Scientific name taraxacum 
Dandelions...sunny and bright, swaying in the wind.  When you are almost spent, a quick puff scatters your fluffy pods. Why does that bring such delight?

Is it the effortless way the tiny seeds float in the breeze? You appear ethereal, light and airy, heavenly.

Dandelion seeds are not the only things that get blown into the wind.  Consider early cherry blossoms, looking like a gentle pink snowfall, crisp brown leaves in the fall ... and kites dancing high in the bright blue sky.  But what about when the wind is a hurricane force?

How do we handle that type of blown into the wind?  I think the answer is back to our picture of the dandelion ... heavenly.  

"If God gives such attention to the appearance of wildflowers - most of 
which are never even seen - don't you think he'll attend to you, 
take pride in you, do his best for you?"  
Matthew 6:30 The Message

Scattering dandelions ~ Missy 

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  1. Very well stated. As we get older, we need to learn to dance in the wind...Love Mom

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