The Master Author
There is a plan, and we are here because we are in the process of surrendering to that plan. And that plan is making you into the poetry of God, the masterpiece of God.
"We are the only Bible the careless world will read. We are the sinner's gospel, We are the scoffers creed. We are the Lord's last message given in deed and word. What if the type is crooked, what if the print is blurred?"*
This just devastates me. My type is blurred so often. My print is so crooked, but the Master author keeps perfecting the poem.
This classic audio recording of Howard Butt, Jr., from his talk called "The Poetry of God" delivered in 1983 at Laity Lodge in Leakey, Texas.
As you come to him, the living Stone—rejected by men but chosen by God and precious to him—you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
*lines excerpted from a poem by Annie Johnson Flint