A stem of four separate roses.

The four remaining roses that developed from buds after I brought the first rose in after the hottest day. This divided branch was hanging close to the ground.

Moses went up the mountain to receive the 10 commandments. He took a long time and the people became impatient. They asked for a bull calf to worship. They gave their earings and rings and it was made all from gold.

As Moses came down from the mountain carrying the precious tablets of stone (These tablets were the work of God, and the writing was the writing of God engraved on them) he heard the people singing and dancing around the bull calf: and he became so angry that he threw them on the ground and they broke into pieces. He then took the calf (bull) and ground it in powder… And the Lord plagued the people because they made the calf ( bull ).

Exodus 32 : 19-20, 35 ( the whole chapter of Exodus 32 in the Old testament is worth reading.)

Looking easy to divide.

Divided

As every divided kingdom falls, so every mind divided between many studies confounds and saps itself.

Leonardo da Vinci

A house divided against itself cannot stand.

Mark 3:25

United

Where there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.

Winston S. Churchill
From this angle looking united.

You don’t get unity by ignoring the questions that have to be faced.

Jay Weatherill ( He is an Australian politician who was the 45th Premier of South Australia serving from Oct 2011 to March 2018)

Unity to be real must stand the severest strain without breaking.

Mahatma Gandhi (Indian lawyer anti – colonial nationalist 1869 -1948 )

The significance which is in unity is an eternal wonder.

Rebindranath Tagore (1861-1941Bengali who worked as a poet, writer, composer, philosopher, social reformer and painter.)
The layers of petals that make a fully opened rose.

If you view life as a gold rush , you’re going to end up worshiping a golden calf.

Cornel West ( an American philosopher, political activist, social critic, actor and public intellectual.)

Thank you for looking at my post. May you be having a weekend where your creativity is satisfying. Blessings from me to each of you.

Sandy 😊

9 thoughts on “A stem of four separate roses.

  1. ❤❤❤💮💮💮🌸🌸🌸🌸🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🤗🤗🤗

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  2. Roses are just s great wonder! And then the extra bonus of their scent 🙏🏻 I agree with Shelly Churchill hit the nail on the head there x

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