God says, “Come, My Children”

As night lifts the iron curtain Flora brightens as the rain begins Blooms of white, pink and yellow Robins and chickadees share their morning bellows Life continues As we face a battle we worry we will lose God says through the plague Come back, my children, come and stay I have made you My home … Continue reading God says, “Come, My Children”

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

Don’t Look Back

Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already arrived at my goal, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is … Continue reading Don’t Look Back

Asking Jesus for Forgiveness

When I ask for forgiveness It takes me at least twice The first time through Is what I would say to you Skim the top of The sin situation Lord knows But oh he wants us to grow He wants us to lay it And see the ugly in it Set our flesh afire With … Continue reading Asking Jesus for Forgiveness

Angels Guarding His Own

  Angel wings spreading Across the night-nearing sky God commands His army to fly Guarding Those on their knees Praying, willing to straighten their steps gone astray Repentance is the way It is our hope The pulse of an abundant life Laying it down Remembering His thorned crown Thanking Jesus For His forgiveness Allowing our … Continue reading Angels Guarding His Own

Trust God

Against a pasty white sky Elongated branches sway March's howl blows through As if the wind's target is you Tightly sown buds Keep still, surrendered Trusting His plan rendered Why then do I get tossed about? An undercurrent wraps ankles of His faithful servants Stumbling forward, I walk Without finding His grace, I fall "Where … Continue reading Trust God

Don’t Carry Guilt, Repent

Anxiety climbing Crazy timing Shaken, am I blind? Spinning so fast My legs bend, keys crash I grasp for the Anchor Have I come to the end? Not sure where I began At once, my heart vault cracks open Pain pours over His holy feet To my knees In silence I offer repentance Without one … Continue reading Don’t Carry Guilt, Repent