A Season of Hope: A Christmas Haiku

Warm flickering flamesBeaconing and enlighteningA season of hope The Word gave life to everything that was created,    and his life brought light to everyone. The light shines in the darkness,    and the darkness can never extinguish it. John 1:4-5

Love Letter to God #18

God of all creation, Things are happening in our nationYou didn’t ordain. Your children are bickeringUnbelievers are snickeringBecause our light is flickering. You saw this comingYou sent us a warningAnd what’s so alarming Is we ignored youActing like we adored YouBut our behavior abhorred You. Now we are facingAn opportunity so amazingIt could be theContinue reading “Love Letter to God #18”

Love Letter From God #16: Release Your Sound

Release your soundMake your testimony plainThat it may bring hopeThat it may bring rain. Release a glorious song.Declare what the Lord has done.How He has rescued youFrom the torment of the evil one. Even if it doesn’t lookLike you think it shouldPraise Me like I’ve won the victoryBefore you knew I could. Abandon your silenceAndContinue reading “Love Letter From God #16: Release Your Sound”

The Broken Pieces: Haiku Chain

The broken piecesOf a shattered heart and soulI offer to you Disappointment screamsFailure, defeated, aloneYou silence them all A touch from Your handRenews, restores, refreshesThe broken pieces Psalm 51:10 NLT Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me.

Love Letter to God #17: I Am Smitten

Holy Father, You woke me up very early todayAnd in the quiet of the mornI wondered what You would say. Then I heard the words of a songReminding me of Your faithfulnessAnd of Your patient loveI knew without a doubtI was not alone. No matter what I faceI could do so with Your grace. NoContinue reading “Love Letter to God #17: I Am Smitten”

Love Letter From God #15: The Gate is Open

Beloved, When gates are open Sheep flee and It’s tempting to close it To hold others in. But The gate is open As an invitation For the prodigals To return. Don’t worry about More getting out. Remember, I know my sheep They come at the sound Of My voice. The gate is open. I AMContinue reading “Love Letter From God #15: The Gate is Open”

Tell Your Story

For the last few days, I’ve been hearing “tell your story” whispered in my ear but I’ve avoided the task. Today when I heard the same whisper, I asked “Why?”. This is the response I got. Someone needs to hear How the real you came to be How the failures and the changes Made youContinue reading “Tell Your Story”

Love Letter From God #14: Come and Dance

Beloved, Come dance beforeThe One who loves you moreThan any other you might adore. Each step and turnInvite flames that burnAway all your concern. Let go of your inhibitionEmbrace the transitionFrom shame and contrition. Sway to the rhythm of my heartWatch as anxiety and fear departYou only need to start. Hand in hand we willContinue reading “Love Letter From God #14: Come and Dance”

You Are Chosen

You are chosenTo be the answer to someone’s prayersTo be the one to showThat God really cares. You are chosenTo help someone seeThat in the middle of uglinessThere remains an abundance of beauty. You are chosenTo give someone wisdom and insightTo overcome the darknessBy sharing your light. You are chosenTo make LOVE knownTo the woundedContinue reading “You Are Chosen”