God Is Still Blessing America

When we woke up todayThere was peace in our skies.We weren’t startled awakeBy the sound of missles in our skies. We didn’t awake in fearNor did we have cause to dreadThat someone would find outWe keep a bible by our bed. No, we awoke todayWith our freedom in place.We were free to worship GodWithout hidingContinue reading “God Is Still Blessing America”

The One: Inspiration from Psalm 9:10

When feeling weighted downBeneath the cares of lifeSeek the one who knows Your nameAnd gave you life. He is the one who knowsHow to make things right.He will give you peaceAnd strength to fight. He is the oneWho makes you wise.So you’ll know what to doWhen fear and anxiety arise. He is the oneWho singsContinue reading “The One: Inspiration from Psalm 9:10”

Peace is Possible

It’s easy to get bogged down with worry and anxiety. Our concern for our family, finances, job situation, school, etc., can leave us feeling stressed, overwhelned, and anxious. The enemy of our peace would have us believe that God doesn’t care–that we either deserve the misery of our situation or God’s too busy to careContinue reading “Peace is Possible”

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.

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