Let’s Pray Through

Oh when our hearts sing It is only from the joy He brings Sky painted blue Puffy clouds sprawled over you Spring whispers Can you hear? All what's dead Comes to life just as He said All the broken molded through fire Children playing … God's power granting their soul desire Are you living in … Continue reading Let’s Pray Through

Just to be in His Presence

Within four silent walls Dull ache Magnifies the sultry call Self-pity Lonley A tearful litany   The naggy But so fleshfully satisfying Why me?   Lord, what did I do Wrong? How did I hurt You? Shhhh Silence speaks Shhhh His still small voice comes in subtle power, never meek   There in the hot … Continue reading Just to be in His Presence

God Says

God says, I AM THE ONLY GOD Yet we insist on our own way and to heaven we poke and prod God says, I AM THE ONLY NAME WHO SAVES Yet we stumble, falling, landing close to the grave God says, LET THE EARTH OPEN WIDE AND SALVATION SPRING UP Yet we close our hearts … Continue reading God Says

Confess Your Secret Sin

Secret sin When does it begin? Nothing in all creation is hidden from God's sight. Everything is uncovered and laid bare before the eyes of Him to whom we must give account (Hebrews 4:13). At age 10 when you sneak a porn mag? For everything in the world-the lust of the flesh, the lust of … Continue reading Confess Your Secret Sin

Hope for the Suffering

The bit-ter In winter Is back Nipping at noses Freezing garden hoses We were tricked into Spring Thinking it was time to begin Planting Romancing Coming alive With color and surprise Though our Lord Says, never wait to afford LOVING It is freely given New and fresh each morning His Light is forever shining Let … Continue reading Hope for the Suffering

Our Jackson

"Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes" (James 4:14). ~ Thick Dense None of this is making sense   Foggy faith Where's the rain? God, clear the clutter in my brain!   Our son A … Continue reading Our Jackson

Blessed are Those Who Believe

There is no rest for the wicked Blood bubbles beneath their fingernails There is no rest for the wicked When evil plans succeed, natural consequences avail The wicked don't sleep They steep Secret in their sin Rationalizing they have a right to take others as victims God says He protects the oppressed Jesus came in … Continue reading Blessed are Those Who Believe