empty

by Devan

You must know nothing before you know something.
You must be empty before you can be full?
Is it not the emptiness of the bowl that makes it useful?

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by: Julie

Devan,

Thanks for sharing your poem. I know our words mean something special to us but the neat thing is other people can gain other insights from them as well, speaking to them in their own lives. Although I wouldn't want to think of any of my time in faith as "empty," I can say that I know what it is like to feel depleted and at a low point. It is in this brokenness that we often allow Jesus to fill us up again, as it has been so for me. Prayers on your journey!

Julie

thank you for posting this!
by: Anonymous

Wow. . this is soo my life I have gone through soo much in the last 10 months and I'm going to counseling and I tell my counselor and mom I just want true happyness!! but I feel soo empty. . your quote has given me hope thank you for posting it :)

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