Red Lily Pond – Claudia Demick

Red Lily Pond

By Claudia Demick

The lilies of the field
Neither sow nor spin
The lilies of
This pond
This watery field
Spin and twirl
Dip and move
In their
Elegant, windy dance.
No mere sprinkling of
Baptismal waters for you!
The ripples
And baptize you
In watery

Claudia Demick

Claudia Demick

Claudia Demick is an Associate Minister at Central Church. She holds degrees in music and education, has a Master of Divinity, and is currently working on a Doctor of Ministry degree.

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