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

God Says

God says, I AM THE ONLY GOD Yet we insist on our own way and to heaven we poke and prod God says, I AM THE ONLY NAME WHO SAVES Yet we stumble, falling, landing close to the grave God says, LET THE EARTH OPEN WIDE AND SALVATION SPRING UP Yet we close our hearts … Continue reading God Says

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

God is All Around

Resist the devil and he will flee Just like that dog behind the fence who barked wildly at me I merely walked by Being sure not to look him in the eye After a distance The animal ceased his scary business Resist the devilĀ  and he will flee The devil is death no matter what … Continue reading God is All Around

Holy Sovereignty

When His sky is silent and gray When noise around Drowns Out He Who Needs No instruction Our God of Creation Who In Truth Reigns over every nation His sovereignty Can be seen By those who seek For His treasures, like pearls, Are uncovered Joyfully discovered ... Enslaved by amazing love His truth from above … Continue reading Holy Sovereignty

Winter White

Snow floats in silence His essence Pure white Falling, not in spite Rather as the dress When we as His bride confess We have lost our way In the bright light of the day Our hearts cheated Charged forth believing there was nothing we needed Staunch ownership of all under the sun that is His … Continue reading Winter White

Committing Children to Our Lord

Entering the land of football Where fans and coaches and players Give their all Time, sweat, cash Muscles, meals Every ounce of one's energy stash I pray Jesus cover the season Take away every reason for gossip for shame for insult to His name I pray He bless those who seek Him in the mess … Continue reading Committing Children to Our Lord