And The Stone was Rolled Away

He tells us in His Word the darkness lifted at 3 on Good Friday But what was it like then through Saturday? I picture God's sky His canvas hanging low not high For He knew the heavy leaven In souls who did not trust or were ignorant to heaven Shock-filled tears Their Lord lost only … Continue reading And The Stone was Rolled Away

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

The Wait

Fall is brewing Leaves spewing Brittle remnants of the past Love thrives in bold color Beneath the valor Lies death Slowly taking Breath forsaken Shadows beckon Wait ... Is that all we get to do is wait? Waiting Is hope Waiting Precedes every resurrection ~~~ The Lord is good to those whose hope is in … Continue reading The Wait

Faith on Fire

As we enter Holy Week Let us bow our heads, submit our souls weak As we expect His power Let us increase our trust every hour As we see the glory of Jesus Let us shout praise Begin a wave of Hallelujahs Fanning the flame of fiery faith ~~~ But when the chief priests and … Continue reading Faith on Fire

Hope is Everywhere

Fledgling buds More than half the tree though bare Like the living dead the branches Sway, wind swishes Against the pane squeals ... such squalor Brittleness taps, snaps Falling away Saplings stray Dawn's promise Breathes life Whispers hope Into the rubbish, the trampled, the dismantled Hope of whole For all ~~~ Hope deferred makes the … Continue reading Hope is Everywhere

Unfrozen

Crystals hardening A new day dawning His blue hues His misty morning Canada air Frozen here Covering the window Of my sleepy hollow Where fear and lies deeply burrow Frothing, freezing Heavy feeling What once was clear Now encrusted … is He still near? Why can’t I see The eyes who made me? When will … Continue reading Unfrozen

The Hope of His She-tree

His tree in this season She becomes bare Against His baby blue sky "Like a child," He says. His truth whispers As her leaves crumble and fall As He nudges her to tell all "Your story is mine," He says She believes Even though other trees Do not She weeps When she can't sleep Of … Continue reading The Hope of His She-tree