…a few thoughts on the Resurrection…

  To resurrect is to rise up.  It is to bring back to life, to revive.  From what? From darkness to light From despair to hope From bondage to freedom From defeat to victory From disease to vitality From lost to found From death…physical, spiritual, emotional…death to LIFE (physical, spiritual, emotional). Love that. There a story in scripture of when Jesus healed a paralytic. He said, “which is easier to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven’ or to say ‘Get up and walk’?Read more

Periwinkle Sky

Lazy golden sun in a periwinkle sky Silhouette of trees On a gentle road that winds Breathing in the sights Breathing once again Thankful for the sights On this day’s end Never ceases to amaze me the wonder of it all The Creator of the sky Is the Creator of the small He Beckons with the sights He Beckons with the sounds Yes, creation speaks And His glory resounds Creation breathes and this thankful heart just pounds with praise forRead more

…like water…

I wish that a gently falling rain Could quietly wash away your pain And leave a newness and relief A renewal, deep sense of peace Wish that as water rinses clean You’d just be washed and yes, redeemed Wish that a gently falling rain Was merely all that it would take But how this pain seeps deep within And takes root, this hold, this sin It lingers, grows, and goes beyond The surface, and takes hold, a  hold so strongRead more