Sky, are you listening?

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But can you listen?

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I know you can hear

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I would that you listen

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How much of what we do is perceived by nature? Could it be that we have a much bigger influence on our surroundings than what we normally think we do? And by that, I mean more than the consequences of our actions. I am referring to the influence our thoughts, and the condition of our hearts have on the trees, mountains and birds. For example, what is the effect of hatred, joy, bitterness or peace that you have inside, on the ground you walk on?

Scripture refers in various places to ‘the trees clapping hands and singing’, or the ‘hills and heavens rejoicing’, the ‘earth crying out’ or ’groaning for a specific day’.

You say it’s figurative speech. I agree.

But could it be that, as so many other things in Scripture, this too has different levels of truth and meaning hidden inside? Could it be that we, in our understanding, has only scratched the surface?