The Sovereign Eternal God Brilliant, an unapproachable light Complete, no imperfection Eternal, Alpha and Omega Infinite, blessed be the Lord God Almighty, Who was and is to come Almighty, all-knowing, all-powerful God In total control yet, secure enough to allow free human will to choose life Patient and kind Caring and loving Thoughtful and attentive…

Seconds, minutes, moments… Strength during the stressful seconds Peace during the turbulent minutes Calm during the loud and senseless moments Generous during the hours of great need Loving during weeks of human failure and weakness Stability during months of tragedy Is how life looks like when you know that you know that you are loved…

Try love

Try love Every time I try to love I face the greatest opposition From within and without Yet when I, by God’s grace, I begin to love When I begin to understand what a powerful weapon love is I begin to soar As high as an eagle I become an overcomer. Try love Dear friend,…

Heaven‘s embrace

Heaven‘s embrace A whisper of love A child sitting all alone A mom deserted and left with child A man suddenly out of work A young lady with a broken heart A young man feeling like a failure A woman facing loss A loving savior wanting to gather them in His arms Christ beckons “Come…

A child of grace How often have I been taught? How often have I been shown? How often have I forgotten? How often have I done it wrong? How often have I fallen? How often have I been forgiven? How often have I been favored? How often have I been fed and clothed? How often…

My Father and my Source My eyes are on You How can I know me If I don’t know You I came from You I was created in Your image To reflect You Yet I have never seen You Yet there is a part of You in me Help me see myself as You see…

Faithful One Through the tears Through the laughter Through the losses Through the gains Through the dancing Through the running   Always there Always faithful Mighty Fortress A solid rock My safety Faithful one Ancient of days   As I dance To the rhythm of life Dancing to the fast paced upbeat rhythm Or to…

The brook

The brook I took enough water with me for my trip. I was really excited about this trip; friends had told me it would be the “trip of a life time”, so off I went. Strange enough, there were more people taking this trip than I thought. Some had brought water to drink, while some…

Peace be still

Peace be still Demands made Expectations to meet Goals to achieve Mountains to climb Children to rise Parents to  forgive and honor A family to belong to Friends to make and keep An image to display A reputation to maintain An identity to know Clients to win A boss to convince Colleagues to work with…

Early I Cry Out To You

Originally posted on God's Maintenance Man:
Psalm 119:145-152  Qoph 145  I cry out with my whole heart; Hear me, O Lord! I will keep Your statutes. Everything within me cries out to you, Lord! I want more than anything else to keep your statutes, yet my flesh gets in the way over and over again.  It…