Georgia Straits Moody and deceptive, Flow the seas of Georgia Straits. Today, the sea is flat and gray Reflecting washed out sun. It’s peaceful, as this moment, The sea appears quite calm. Yet, the wily wind can kick-up Like a stalking predator, Crouched, carefully waiting, Like a wild beast for his kill. The unsuspecting prey […]
The Vase Close beside a wooden cross, stood a vase upon a shelf; A chronicled alliance – God’s creation – symbolized. The alabaster urn, a Virgin vase of beauty, created to encompass and to ever love her Rose. She tenderly enfolded this bloom of love within her; her perfumed prayers ascending gave pleasure to the […]
Potentate With breathless joy, a babe, a boy, a son, to early manhood grew, to rule, and reign for all eternity. No earthly king but a carpenter – (which still confounds humanity!) The world had waited long for this Savior’s awesome love, yet, when it saw the depth of it, it scoffed at Him and […]
Once Upon A Tree and so, it came to pass; at last at thirty three, upon a tree he died for you and me. which gives us life if we believe; for all eternity.
Jerusalem Jerusalem: City where the Prophets died a martyr’s death, at frightened unbelieving hands. The prophet’s sin? They spoke God’s message without fear. And you thought you were doing God a favor. So you killed to drown the words that rang within your ear. Jerusalem: City of the Lord Jesus Christ. The Rose of Sharon, […]
Good Friday How His Mother, Mary suffered, His friends, each martyred Yet, where is compassion now for Mary’s Precious Son? His Father suffered deeply too For He knew what was to come To this Savior of mankind Jesus Christ, His only son. How can we fully understand? God’s agony and breaking heart As He turned […]
Easter Day The human smell of excrement and sweat. Raucous amusement from screaming multitudes. “Death to the imposter! Crucify, Crucify!” Violence desecrates this soon Holy Day. “Is this your King, King of the Jews?” Sarcastic, sneering words echoed through the street of Dolorosa. “How weak and pitiful he is, NOT dignified! Someone help him with […]
Who how many leaves upon a tree or petals in a bride’s bouquet? how many stars hang in the sky, or grains of sand on oceans lay? who can count them? who would try to capture twinkles from an eye, or a baby’s smile retain? could you do it? nor could I. but I know […]
Warmth of Love Let not my love grow cold. Tie it to Your waist Lord. Stay the flow of Your Broken Heart for it is the warmth of Love that keeps me deep within Your Grace.
This Love As a gentle tide, soothing, calm. Serenity caresses me Tis equal to a gentle kiss Saturating mind and spirit. Giving repose to yearning souls, With tranquility and peace. This – Is His everlasting love.