And the Rain Comes

What can we learn from the rain? Pelting the ground Puddles deepening Gutters need sweeping What can we learn from the rain? Its pitting Hitting tough spots Even flooding What can we learn from the rain? Is it possible to drown in pain? Never letting go Guilt should be done and over What can we … Continue reading And the Rain Comes

Forgiven

Let His fire fall Embolden leaves At the tippy top of His trees His message Bow down to your knees And pray As it if it were your last day Your heart's condition Listening closely Eyes search for eternity Spears of regret Aimed and deflected Through your tears' admission You have the privilege Of knowing … Continue reading Forgiven

Jesus, Pull Me from My Past

Happened again She fell asleep on the couch by 10 Awake to return To her bed Only to burn The early morning oil The kind that draws the bats Happily flapping Their way In the night bay The place they call home Where little distractions roam The moon shares its glow Whispering dream-dripped secrets to … Continue reading Jesus, Pull Me from My Past

Jesus is the Way

Pursuing Unending Never bending To our words Heeding and bleeding For the Higher Will Of Our Creator Jesus dying Not saving Himself But choosing us Every last one Nobody is done Until He mounts The clouds Riding in Glory To a new Beginning Death rising Doubters realizing Our Lord is true Not a myth When … Continue reading Jesus is the Way

Hangovers and Heaven

In the world of addiction The father of lies Sermonizes Spewing half truths About your value Spurring sinful desires Taste and behavior together The path seems not harmless Except His truth says the wage for sin is death With His love and powerful grace Any and all can turn their face Open your eyes You … Continue reading Hangovers and Heaven

Freedom Picture

I see a captive bird Breaking the chain Flying free In one solid direction His wind holds her wings His angels join as she sings Her sweet song Of long Awaited Redemption ~~~ For "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved" (Romans 10:13). Thank you for being here! Later today, … Continue reading Freedom Picture

From Sin to Saved

Legacy in bones drone on Years of tears cried and dried Hopeless creeping Never sleeping Death overtaking Its tendrils forsaking Little breath is left Yet Skeletons cannot deny resurrection For truth is He is risen! ~~ Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, … Continue reading From Sin to Saved