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.
The Man of Sorrow A lonely man, Surrounded by the twelve. A Holy man, Always giving of Himself. A grieving man, Healing the sick. A loving man, Who died on Calvary.
Jesus Was His Name Jesus was His name From the Creator, God He came Came as a babe – a lowly babe Born of a virgin, it is said. He was a King – a Royal King Whose Kingdom was not yet to be Until His subjects, one and all, Could truly love their enemy. […]
How Long? how long should He care? how long must He weep? outwardly no stain of tear. however, from within, a weeping, battered, bruised and beating heart, still throbs, with unconditional love. this loving heart? it weeps for ignorance, as evil’s subtlety persists. ‘tis bruised because of man’s deceptive ways. ‘tis battered by our endless […]
From Hills of Joy As early morning dew glistens And jewels of Heaven shine May I too shine for You Lord Bringing Joy unto Your Heart Laughter to Your Spirit Take from me all wicked ways Evil thought and attitudes Preserve my soul for You That I may dwell and sing In Your Presence ever […]