When I ask for forgiveness It takes me at least twice The first time through Is what I would say to you Skim the top of The sin situation Lord knows But oh he wants us to grow He wants us to lay it And see the ugly in it Set our flesh afire With … Continue reading Asking Jesus for Forgiveness
Angel wings spreading Across the night-nearing sky God commands His army to fly Guarding Those on their knees Praying, willing to straighten their steps gone astray Repentance is the way It is our hope The pulse of an abundant life Laying it down Remembering His thorned crown Thanking Jesus For His forgiveness Allowing our … Continue reading Angels Guarding His Own
I have a friend She invites a wrestle with God Won't come up for air until it ends Much the same as Jacob Who scrapped under the stars And came up limp but blessed Supernaturally pressed Like olives Arise new life! Holy oiled with a new name in Christ Don't we wrestle with Him? Argue, … Continue reading Our Struggles in Relationship with God
Can you see yourself at the well? Out in plain sight at high noon Hurrying the task as someone may come soon Your life at home a shambles A man who rambles Expects you to cook and have sex But has no plans to marry you next A life of shame, the yoke around your … Continue reading Can You See Yourself at the Well?
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
Let His fire fall Embolden leaves At the tippy top of His trees His message Bow down to your knees And pray As it if it were your last day Your heart's condition Listening closely Eyes search for eternity Spears of regret Aimed and deflected Through your tears' admission You have the privilege Of knowing … Continue reading Forgiven