Spring

Light bursts forth into the darkness!Bold and ConfidentIn its wake, shadows quickly retreat;A futile attempt at survivalThe silent Force of Life begins to stirIn the icy recesses of my heart–Its warmth enveloping; Life surgingAt last, Death’s stronghold is shattered!Giving way to Hope’s rising And sweet call of liberation once again A follow up to Winter Copyright ©…

Winter

Darkness closes in with evil intent In the distance a sliver of light beckons,  But I am weak; unwilling to move At last, its promise of liberation falls silent– Illusions of safety and immunity lie shattered Like so many fortresses built on sand Fear and uncertainty take their place Nothing is as it seems Death…

Captive

At times it seems I’m held captiveby the thoughts that rage within meMy heart aches with the immeasurable joyand mystery that surrounds my comingto knowledge of Him who loves me What shall I say? How can I release my soul to behold Him?To be consumed by the OneWho is the sole desire of my heart?…

Thank You, Jesus

All my life I searched.I don’t really know what I was looking for;something to hold on to, maybe. A reason for living.  My heart broken, my mind confused to the point of insanity.Happiness would show its face, only to hide againthe moment I reached out to take hold of it.  I was so alone.Surrounded by…

Why Do I Look at Problems as the Absence of God?

Why do I look at problems as the absence of God?And why does my faith so easily abandon me? The rains come. The storms come.And they will beat upon my house.This is the reality of life for everyone. The question is not, Why did this happen?Or, Why has God allowed it?But, What can I become because…