The Thin Blue Line

The thin blue line Amassed over time Those who get up every morning and dress in blue Those who walked the line for me and for you Gone, shot, killed, set on fire Or took their own death while trapped in mire The job is an uphill climb every day Standing firm in justice facing … Continue reading The Thin Blue Line

His Expanse

expanse his sky's winter dance a canvas of white purity in flight a call to surrender all He paints hope for those on a precipice, those feet sliding down an icy slope His powerful light speaks life to every soul in fright, in strife, in pain cut with satan's knife just a glimmer extinguishes death's … Continue reading His Expanse

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

The Takers and the Giver

The babies hidden to you and me Are holy-breathed by Our God of Creation unseen They are not yet babies, you say, at 3 or 4 weeks? Maybe not to you Life given by Our Mighty God who Penned their Forever Name in a book Who knows every cranny and nook Of their lives Before … Continue reading The Takers and the Giver

When God is Distant, You Call

The wind bit my nose I tightened my scarf, you know how this goes False protection against winter's abode A truck parked smack in the middle of the road Leaving us with no where to go Whirred, spurred, droned on A noise not a sound Repelling not drawing round Dissonance Reminiscent of sin Where faith … Continue reading When God is Distant, You Call

Walk in His Light

Walk in the light clean and free For anything kept in the dark, the enemy uses against me There is holy power in the light Lies of dark, convince you to rely on your own might There is healing, redeeming power in the light Lies of dark, keep you sick in a hopeless fight Love … Continue reading Walk in His Light

When

When I open my eyes for the day and thick air dense with moisture lays, I wonder if it isn't Holy Spirit pressing in until someone obeys. When I hear siren upon siren, sense the whoosh of air as they scream down streets in a frantic race of time, I wonder if Jesus Himself awaits … Continue reading When