Down Time: Tres Haiku

Away from the crowds Protecting family and homes Social distancing Pantry stocked and full No reason to leave the house Worries cast aside At home with the Lord Family covered in prayer Finally, down time I’m not certain if I am the only one, but this forced social distancing feels like an answer to prayer.Continue reading “Down Time: Tres Haiku”

Love Letter From God #9

Daughters and sons, What has you bound?What has our countenance down?What has you crying yourself to sleep?What has you thinking you’re in too deep,That I can’t reach Where you’re found? I Am the answer to what concerns you.I Am the One who knows what to do. Exchange you addictionFor the power of my Spirit. ExchangeContinue reading “Love Letter From God #9”

Daily Psalm: Inspiration from Psalm 130

I cannot stay awayYour unfailing love singsDraw near to Me today.And here I find myselfSoaring on glory wingsWith Your love my belay. O Israel, hope in the Lord; for with the Lord there is unfailing love. His redemption overflows. Psalm 130:7 (NLT)

Daily Psalm: Inspiration from Psalms 89

You’re no longer powerlessYou’re no longer restrictedBy the schemes of the enemy. Yes, My strength is made perfectIn your weakness.Nothing you faceIs too strong for Me. Keep asking, keep seeking, keep knockingYou will seeThe victory. My promises are still trueLet My Word see you through.Feast on My WordHe is still speaking to you. The lonelinessContinue reading “Daily Psalm: Inspiration from Psalms 89”

Daily Psalm: Art & Verse Inspired by Psalm 24

I’ve washed my hands. And I’ve emptied my heart. The gate is open and I pray, Come now, Lord, and do Your part. A psalm of David. The earth is Adonai’s and all that fills it— the world, and those dwelling on it. For He founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the rivers.Continue reading “Daily Psalm: Art & Verse Inspired by Psalm 24”

Daily Psalm: Art & Verses Inspired by Psalm 2

Holy Father, The city that we loveHas suffered long enough.Lies, abuse, corruptionAlong with all sorts of evil stuff Has left us barren and dry.We’re thirsty for Your waterWe need Your Spirit’s rainBefore our hearts and grounds get harder. Because we can ask,We humbly blowRequesting our citiesTo be converted now. Yes, we’ve overlooked what is neededWe’veContinue reading “Daily Psalm: Art & Verses Inspired by Psalm 2”

Passing Through

the next is now i’m passing through i’m moving forward to greet the new. what i’m leaving behind was worth it all because it helped me rise to accept the call to keep pressing on toward the prize spreading joy and peace and touching lives with the love of God that never fails i’m pressingContinue reading “Passing Through”

Clay: Tres Haiku

In the Potter’s handsDisappointment, hurt, and fearBecome works of art In the Potter’s handsRejection, failure, and painConform to His plan In the Potter’s handBitterness, anger, and strifeBecome His glory And yet, O LORD, you are our Father.We are the clay, and you are the potter.We all are formed by your hand. Isaiah 64:8 (NLT)

Love Letter to God #16

Oh Adonai, For a brief momentI began to wonderWhy this happened toMe. And You so kindlyBrought to myMemory A verse, a sceneThat gave meA clue That what I facedWasn’t somethingNew. Others have traveledThis road of troublesMany more painful thanMine. So, in all of thisI must declineThe temptation to wallow andWhine. Instead, I will rejoiceThat YouContinue reading “Love Letter to God #16”

The Light Outshines the Darkness: Dark Day #1

This is a testimony of how the Light of the World can turn mourning into dancing. When I use the term “dark days”, I am not referring to a 24-hour period. I am referring to a period in my life. I have had three significant dark days that Father God has used to teach meContinue reading “The Light Outshines the Darkness: Dark Day #1”