Love Letter to God: #1

Dear Lord, I realised something today My heart has turned from You To seek people, places, and things To do what I want to do. I desired fortune and fame. Running here and there Trying to elevate my name. It stops today! No more elevating me I need You, Lord To set me free. IContinue reading “Love Letter to God: #1”

Invitations: Jose and the Woman at the Ice Machine

6:30 a.m. and I’m patiently waiting. The lady in the apple green box she thinks is a car is slowing me down. It’s my turn to fill the coolers for work. But she’s filling more than one cooler, with tears and a frown. “Cry later, lady.” I think to myself. She yells at her kidContinue reading “Invitations: Jose and the Woman at the Ice Machine”

Invitations: Walmart Prayer Meeting

Quickly pacing past produce and frozen goods. Aiming for the pickles and buns. Hamburgers on the grill will make for a quick meal. Jordyn and I make haste at the end of a long day. We round the corner and stop on the “Bread” aisle. Pausing to scan the shelves, we hear a dispute. AContinue reading “Invitations: Walmart Prayer Meeting”

How Deep is Your Love

How Deep is Your Love Are you willing to deny yourself, The pleasures of your life, Turn your back on fame For the cause of Christ? Will you give away your time, Share your talents without pay? Consider the needs of others above your own when you kneel to pray? Are you willing to chooseContinue reading “How Deep is Your Love”

Transitions: When Little Becomes Much

A little hug A little caress A little assurance In the middle of despair Will greatly calm the weary soul. A little love A little smile A little hope In a little while Will lift a heavy burden. A little joy A little faith A little encouagement In the very moment when need is greatContinue reading “Transitions: When Little Becomes Much”

Courageous Heart

I came to your door today I thought I’d try again. To see if you would open up To let Me come in. I knew you were on The other side I could hear you breathe You touched the knob unable to decide. All I want to do Is share this gift I have ForContinue reading “Courageous Heart”

14 Days of Blessings: Day 7

Today I wish you resurrection. The beauty of this season is the hope that the end of something is approaching and we have something new to look forward to. That is resurrection. This year may have been extremely challenging for you, but we have this hope…He who began a good work in us is faithfulContinue reading “14 Days of Blessings: Day 7”

14 Days of Blessings: Day 2

This time of year can be very stressful for many reasons. People who have lost loved ones may not be feeling very festive. Others are experiencing financial hardships and may feel they are missing out on the gifting. Still others are recovering from illnesses and broken relationships. Many are going through the motions of celebrating,Continue reading “14 Days of Blessings: Day 2”