Category Archives: Poetry

He Knocks

In my heart-ache for all those I pray for, God reminded me… “He Knocks” My words, my love are just one knock that you may hear today. But there will come some others as you hurry on your way. Sometimes … Continue reading

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By My Side

I am thrilled to share that Ben (16) our oldest birth-son will be speaking this February 7th to Parents of Prodigals (a support group of Prodigal Child Ministries in west Cobb County). He will be telling about his journey (By … Continue reading

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little king i

Selfish blind was ruler me, unable to be grand. my kingdom dwindled, system failed like ever sifting sand. Completely flawed this covetous, insatiable greed, stirring lust for more and more, an idolatry of me. i was my own little god, … Continue reading

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Jealous and Spoiled

Jealous of the Hope that youth affords Jealous of Perspective that travel rewards Jealous of the Trust of a little child Jealous of the Zeal of a Patriot riled Spoiled by the Riches of this life Spoiled in a land … Continue reading

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He Loves Me

My heart is overwhelmed, but in a good way. It’s full of the Goodness of God! Who is this God Who listens to me and hears my prayers? Who is this God Who loves those I love and cares for … Continue reading

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Silence Is Golden

The other day I went to a nearby park to run and about a half mile from the car I finally untangled my earphones and tried to turn on my mp3 player. No sound. Opening the back I discovered -no … Continue reading

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My Heart

My Father holds my broken heart in His loving creator hands. I can trust Him with my pain, I can trust Him with my wounds. The past, the future, today. All my bandaging and patch-jobs He accepts, then ever so … Continue reading

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Round And Round

We laugh, we cry, get on our knees, Anguished sighs, God’s heard our pleas The future seems much less than clear There’s a purpose, somewhere here. prodigal changed; we marvel at Him Look at each other & start it again… … Continue reading

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Filthy Rags

“Come now, let us reason together, says the Lord. Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.” One of our children has walked a hard … Continue reading

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Your Hands by JJ Heller

“I have unanswered prayers I have trouble I wish wasn’t there And I have asked a thousand ways That you would take my pain away You would take my pain away I am trying to understand How to walk this … Continue reading

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