Celebrate With Me: Birthday Haiku

Celebrate with meDonating books to childrenJoin me in the fun It’s my birthday and it would be so wonderful if you would celebrate me with me by purchasing and donating the books I wrote and illustrated to a local day care, preschool, or an elementary classroom. I have already given to 2 day cares inContinue reading “Celebrate With Me: Birthday Haiku”

Every Morning

Every morningWe meet at this placeYou seeking my heartMe seeking Your face. Every morningWe embraceYou filling my heart with loveMe overwhelmed by Your grace. Every morningI depart from our placeFilled to overflowingReady to share Your love, mercy, and grace. Every morning. The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;His mercies never come to an end; they areContinue reading “Every Morning”

New Songs: A Haiku

Each morning I singNew songs of Your faithfulnessAt night they persist Psalm 96:1-3 Sing to the LORD a new song; sing to the LORD, all the earth.Sing to the LORD, praise his name; proclaim His salvation day after day.Declare His glory among the nations, His marvelous deeds among all peoples.

If Hope Was A Color

If hope was a color What would you choose? Will it contain shades of reds Or strokes of blues? Will your selection Bring comfort or bruise? If hope was a color Yellow just might be The color that works for me. Yellow is found at the center of things It’s one of the first colorsContinue reading “If Hope Was A Color”

Closure: A New Year’s Eve Acrostic

2020 hasn’t been a favorite year for many people and for many reasons. But we made it! And now we can move forward. I am thankful for so much about 2020. There are other things I am looking forward to leaving behind. With closing out the year in mind, I wrote this acrostic of scripturesContinue reading “Closure: A New Year’s Eve Acrostic”

Remember Why: A Christmas Reflection

He was born to be Shepherd.He was born to be King.The babe born in a mangerWas born to change everything. He saw what He createdHad charted a fatal course.We were created for His praise and glory;His law of love to enforce. Instead, we’ve chosen idolsThat are powerless and frail.None can compare to the Holy OneWhoseContinue reading “Remember Why: A Christmas Reflection”

Merry Christmas: A Haiku

Love, Hope, Peace, and JoyPromises given fulfilledMerry Christmas, Friends For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon His shoulder, and His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:6