Category Archives: Poetry

Life

Years fly by, wrinkles deepen, hair lightens, details grow fuzzy – family members pass and new ones are added Addresses accumulate, along with photos and possessions, but it’s these faces I treasure and the stories they tell Smiles, laughter, talking, … Continue reading

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Tried & tested

Tried and tested, stretched and pulled pushed to the end of me, don’t know what’s happening, can’t see the end wondering where this will lead. So many thoughts, are swirling about can’t seem to get a grip, God of mercy, … Continue reading

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I AM with me.

Sit. Wait. Feel His touch, His healing touch. It stills my running heart and eases my soul’s questions. You are the Answer, and all the answers are “yes” in Jesus. Yes, You are here. Yes, You are in control. Yes, … Continue reading

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Eyes to see

beyond this realm on the horizon where hope can dwell. Beyond what’s visible where spirit soars where giving leads and blessings pour. Trustful belief In provision prepared assurance that God has already been there. That’s where I live there to … Continue reading

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Morning is Coming!

Red yellow burnt orange                                                                     Leaves rush past … Continue reading

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Free of worry

For Jen: No need worry, No need doubt No biting nails, No need to pout, He’s your Dad, Your biggest fan The One who made the sun, the sand. He holds the world, He counts your hairs He’s made each soul, Knows all your cares, We … Continue reading

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Take Control

Take my words and let them be, useful daily, LORD to Thee Every time I open up, let my mouth be a useful cup A word that’s spoken, aptly said, from sun coming up ’til going to bed No useless … Continue reading

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Always

Always God’s focus                                                                           … Continue reading

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Breathe

When the weight of stresses press down… breathe.When troubles aren’t answered today… breathe.When the schedule holds more than humanly possible… breathe.When it’s just too much for too long… breathe. “The Spirit of God has made me, And the breath of … Continue reading

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A Poem

Are these trials so important? Will the pieces all make sense? Frayed and broken, mixed up messes, Thoughts distressing, soul- suspense. Falling, swirling, where to settle, Take a step and try to stand. God, Your never-ceasing patience, Leads me onward … Continue reading

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