Just to be in His Presence

Within four silent walls Dull ache Magnifies the sultry call Self-pity Lonley A tearful litany   The naggy But so fleshfully satisfying Why me?   Lord, what did I do Wrong? How did I hurt You? Shhhh Silence speaks Shhhh His still small voice comes in subtle power, never meek   There in the hot … Continue reading Just to be in His Presence

Hope for the Suffering

The bit-ter In winter Is back Nipping at noses Freezing garden hoses We were tricked into Spring Thinking it was time to begin Planting Romancing Coming alive With color and surprise Though our Lord Says, never wait to afford LOVING It is freely given New and fresh each morning His Light is forever shining Let … Continue reading Hope for the Suffering

Our Jackson

"Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes" (James 4:14). ~ Thick Dense None of this is making sense   Foggy faith Where's the rain? God, clear the clutter in my brain!   Our son A … Continue reading Our Jackson