A Loss

"Because she loves me," says the Lord, "I will rescue her. I will protect her, for she acknowledges my name. She will call on me, and I will answer her. I will be with her in times of trouble. I will deliver her and honor her. With long life, I will satisfy her and show … Continue reading A Loss

Lord, Give me a Clean Heart

His lightning strikes Like spikes Through the hearts Of all who need a fresh start Some may know and seek Others hide behind what they speak He shakes the nations Nobody wakes He destroys houses Nobody bows down What will it take For those who claim To follow Jesus To admit their diseases I will … Continue reading Lord, Give me a Clean Heart

Hope for Those Who Fall

The unveiling An opening A fragrance Holy and pleasing Hope blooming Then the scatter Like after the Fall Each matters Every one seen Trusting with every ounce of their being He redeems ~~~ Remember these things, Jacob, (or insert your name) for you, Israel, are my servant. I have made you, you are my servant; … Continue reading Hope for Those Who Fall

New Life in Christ

Holy Spirit soul renovation Leaves you color-less As He threshes away selfishness Forgiven, you feel the stain peel away Layer by layer You feel someone's prayer Holy Spirit ministers During this irresolution He promises restoration Lifting Shifting Planting Feeding Oh the new Shedding like snakeskin the old you You may wonder Who am I now? … Continue reading New Life in Christ

Harmony

Such misery In the mystery Gunmen shoot cops down Satan tears the Bride's gown Children missing but alive Forced to do things, to sexualize Inside His church Hands grope, evil searches Jesus is under no veil Victory is His sail Eternity is not available For those who run with evil His banner is lifted high … Continue reading Harmony

Forgiveness for All

Forgiveness When left in our weakness, an abyss Such fear To admit wrong and come near Oh the pride inside Whispering lies About running the race a loner bonified "strong" never needing atonement Here's the thing Whatever song you choose to sing Your life, as is mine and all, is an issue Our Father in … Continue reading Forgiveness for All

Can You See Yourself at the Well?

Can you see yourself at the well? Out in plain sight at high noon Hurrying the task as someone may come soon Your life at home a shambles A man who rambles Expects you to cook and have sex But has no plans to marry you next A life of shame, the yoke around your … Continue reading Can You See Yourself at the Well?