The Soul-Bare

Stripping bare Of words to share Pictures to post Stripping bare You will find Him there Standing in His light Asking Him to set your heart right Stripping bare As your soul unfolds Out pours wisdom only Heaven knows Stripping bare May not be fanfare Might not gather 1000 followers Stripping bare without care Of … Continue reading The Soul-Bare

Soaked in Silence

Its eerie After the rain Water logged Puddles welled Saturation settled Tender drenched leaves Points descend Sensing the end A cleansing from Heaven Removal of all leaven bread Purity Air without noise Beneath the hollow sky Grace and mercy A painful tarry Waiting to dry Or expecting to grow? Our Lord, Our God is the … Continue reading Soaked in Silence

The Pride Storm

Branches bend and sway Leaves twirl Laying still after the fall Waves of heat Bring stabby sheets The calm before I meet His Holy Name The only one deserving of fame I stand unworthy A portrait of pity How does the wind know The weight of my soul Dark hovers Threatening pain Flashbacks the stain … Continue reading The Pride Storm

Rough Water

His living water I imagine calm Baptized in peace What if His water is rough? Washing over Pulling under Leading us to surrender Deeply A letting go Tossed to and fro By Jesus Edifying us An abyss Of power No limits ... No enemy can devour ~~~ I know that the Lord is great, That … Continue reading Rough Water

Setting My Heart Right

Legs are rubber Hips heavy Shaking As I walk steady Elbow burning Red bumps Eyes yearning Wishing to open wide Let the light come inside It's rained for days Why my malaise? Flag hangs low Birds conversing above Sun cringes The fringes of hair on my neck He is there Around every corner His beauty … Continue reading Setting My Heart Right

Ever the Same

Summer storms Confuse the norm Harsh breezes Scatter leaves His power overcomes the trees Countless branch casualties Through my specs I read Autumn in effect His rain torrents Every season …the same trees in the same forest Evenly His sun comes up On the lost and those drinking from His cup His sky is blue … Continue reading Ever the Same

Surrendering

The heat of His Son Fires my soul With love for He, the only Holy One As flames rage Melting the cage That held me captive through the age Yes, the Son Whose blood ran For sins of every woman and man Is our only living hope For He knows we are still prone To … Continue reading Surrendering