Wednesday, January 5, 2011

the truth is...

i am nothing, on my own.

i am selfish, prideful, and judgmental. 

dreams and desires, hopes and goals

are pointless without a purpose; a realization of their origin.

where do dreams come from? from where do unique ideas spring up?

i create, because i was created. i hope, because he has hope for me.

i live because he breathed life into me.

i am nothing. have nothing. can do nothing.
without him.

what is a dream without a purpose? 
what is a work of art without a creator? 
what is life without a savior?


but, because of him

i have everything.
and the possibilities are endless. 

photo credit: Mum


  1. Well done. And, best of all: TRUE. It's a pleasure to know you.

  2. You are such a beautifully created woman Jami. I am thankful for your sweet heart and poetic words.

  3. This is so full of beauty. wow.

  4. I couldn't have read this at a more perfect time. Thanks, Jami.

  5. This is beautiful and soooo true, Jami. Thanks for the reminder. :)