His Light on a Tree

Like fire emboldens His light awakens Tired, crusty bug-eaten branches Searching for their next rations Been dry for weeks The puddles fill with mud and sleep But oh ... On this eve of Sabbath Jesus makes a straight path To heaven's reserve Manna for trees trapped by a curb Though their roots are hindered by … Continue reading His Light on a Tree

God Sees and Speaks

If clouds had eyes While they sailed in His wind across the skies What would they see? Would it be love in action? Neighbors talking Dogs and their people walking Children playing in good ole fashioned grass Symphonies praising with strings and brass Or would it be evil? Hard hearts plotting to kill Addicts selling … Continue reading God Sees and Speaks

A Warrior-Daughter

When heavy becomes light When you find yourself soaring with eagles in flight When your tension leaves When your soul receives the blessing of reprieve Sometimes it is simply given Like a baked pie from the oven You choose to partake Or wait Then other times His peace Requires releasing the stuck piece Handing over … Continue reading A Warrior-Daughter

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

Oceans

    oceans the motion the waves saying be still your soul for we are the go cobalt blue frothy not bossy resting in His power, His plan heaven's rhythm just the right amount of might covering not smothering cleaning not demeaning His truth for this life our life we lose ~~~ For whoever wants … Continue reading Oceans

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

Faith Like a Child

A busy dizzy brain Perhaps the source of that pain Behind my right eye Though can't seem to verify The WHY Before I believed in Our Holy Creator I crammed everything into a tiny box in my mind It had to fit, make sense or I would unwind When gales of wind knocked me down … Continue reading Faith Like a Child