Pruned: A Haiku

Trimmed in the garden By the Master Gardener Prepared to bear fruit John 15:1-2 (GNT) “I am the real vine, and My Father is the gardener. He breaks off every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, and He prunes every branch that does bear fruit, so that it will be clean and bearContinue reading “Pruned: A Haiku”

Wondering, Abiding, Knowing

I seek. I wait. I watch Wondering When will I see? When will I hear? When will I reach? Abiding Quietly I wait. Expectantly I watch. Assurredly I rest Knowing You can. You do. You are Answering. Psalm 27:14 (NLT) Wait patiently for theLord. Be brave and courageous. Yes, wait patiently for the Lord.

A Thank You Note 1.3.19

I am amazed, not unfazed, by the beauty of my days. When I consider the work of Your hand, the beauty of this land, it’s hard to understand. Why you pay attention to man. I am equally inspired, even when tired, how so admired Is the evening splendor and graceful contender, sunset in all isContinue reading “A Thank You Note 1.3.19”

The Layers of Yesterday

Sunrises over horizons Overcasts over hopes Showers of blessings Evaporations of fear Longings for change Illuminations of possibilities Visions of success Dreams of sunrise Philippians 3:13 (TLB) Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead.

Live Bait

We all are called To be fishers of men. We all are assigned To draw others in. We all are equipped To show the way. We all possess The ability to pray. We all have been sent To give love and grace. We all are chosen To be live bait. We are the lures ThatContinue reading “Live Bait”

Night Nonet

Released from the blanket of sweet sleep I awake to the brilliance of night To find myself drawing close To hear what You will say To know Your deep thoughts For those You love For the one Who draw Near Psalm 63:6-7(TPT) I lie awake each night thinking of You and reflecting on how YouContinue reading “Night Nonet”

Bowls of Joy

The Lord has done great things for us And we are filled with joy! He heals our broken hearts Saves us from despair. He protects us from evil He knows our every care. He opens blinded eyes He gives us ears to hear. He conquers our enemies We have no need to fear. No longerContinue reading “Bowls of Joy”

Open Containers

The eyes of the Lord Roam through the earth To find hearts That are His. 2 Chronicles 16:19 There are over 300,000 churches in the United States. That means at more than 300,000 locations today, individuals will gather for a worship experience. If you are among the many, I pray that today you will enterContinue reading “Open Containers”

Invitation We Must Accept

There are times Throughout our day When God invites Us to pray. In early morn, Or at noon, A sudden lull In late afternoon. The time varies But it comes When He desires Your heart alone. Accept the call To pull away From the cares Of your day. He has plans That are concealed WaitingContinue reading “Invitation We Must Accept”

Springs of Grace

Come, my child, and sit. Listen to what I have to say. I will give you hope And grace for today. I have plans for you Waiting to take place. When you stop and look I will show you springs of grace. Yesterday I finished a devotional plan I was following in my Bible AppContinue reading “Springs of Grace”