The World Is On Fire Or Is It?

It seems the world is on fire. Not only nation vs. nation but person vs. person. So much violence, drama, strife. Some fire bullets and others fire words. Relationships are so fractured that they are beyond repair. So much of what we see and experience has left burn marks and scorched earth. The Internet is also on fire too with public flaming happening all the time.

As a piano man once sang we didn’t start the fire and it still burning. Its so sad that people can’t be who they want because their families would shut them out. Our environment is burning in a sea of plastic. Selfishness among other things is the fuel of this fire. These are fires I don’t care to see.

Is there hope? Can we shower water of cleansing and healing over people and the land we live on. Or is the fire too fierce.

Published by

Tony "T-Bird" Burgess

Hi there, my name is Tony Burgess from Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. I am a believer, bleeding-heart, idealist and blogger. I'm married to Laura and Cody is our dog. Daily I work for a blood bank. My blog is where I chronicle and curate the sacred, serious and silly things in my life. I am a member of The Episcopal Church. Thank you for connecting with me. Grace, peace, and love!

One thought on “The World Is On Fire Or Is It?”

  1. In answer to your question, and in my opinion, it all depends on the people involved and how willing they are to be mature and be free without putting others in bondage. Just this week I discovered that there are people who read books and listen to sermons about prosperity. The “almighty” dollar and getting what they wants supersedes everything else in their lives. It’s one form of selfishness that you speak of that starts fires.

    Liked by 2 people

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.