Month: January 2016
Month: January 2016

Burdens Placed: Dignity of You

Child of God Burdens Placed: Dignity of You      Visible on your sleeve is the heart of a child. Efforts constant to measure up. Comparisons unjust. Preset expectations from those closely placed. Bar so high, living with hidden disgrace. Measu...

Fear of Heartache: Allow God’s Light

Give and Receive Fear of Heartache: Allow God’s Light      Shrouded you inch through life. Wisdom and compassion selfishly concealed. A heart, most tender, sequestered and locked from sight. Draped within layers of mistrust. Craving slumber...

Burdens Dragged: Let God

Reach for God’s Light Burdens Dragged: Let God      Hopelessly, you cling. Final bloom slowly closing. Delicate leaves downward nodding. Roots wrapped about dirt and waste. A once beautiful flower sadly wilts in the harshness of life. Nurtur...

Wedged to the Past: Pray

God in your Heart Wedged to the Past: Pray      Sorry for your narrow vision. You are caught on a wedge. Anchored on the weight of your past. Dear one, when caught in the cycle of “you”…look about. See and feel the wonders and glories th...

Sheltering the Blows: Light against the Shore

God in your Heart Sheltering the Blows: Light against the Shore      I wish to wrap my heart around you…sheltering the blows. Aware I am of the gravity of the situation. Round shouldered. Defeated. Dragging from one moment to the next. Sadne...

Sadness Carried: Gratitude for Life’s Blessings

Furrows Planted with God’s Love Sadness Carried: Gratitude for Life’s Blessings    Caught glimpses of the sadness you carry when together we sat. Alone into the past you drifted away. Staggering through intimate passages. Lost in a harvested...

Alone at Your Desk: Written Words Live

Journeyman Days near the End Alone at Your Desk: Written Words Live      Sheepishly you struggle. Alone at your desk. Placement of tones and phrases assessed. Unable to recognize the value of efforts placed. My friend, we were not born with pe...

Ballerina Stance: Wave of Indecision

Faith Ballerina Stance: Wave of Indecision      So carefully you pose in ballerina stance. Testing the waters until a wave of indecision sets you back. To reach for the stars, first you must leap. Leap from the murky shore of disbelief. Walk f...

Uniting in Faith: Children of God

Narrowing Caverns of Race and Religion Uniting in Faith: Children of God      Inclusivity is the task. Outreaching parameters of space or creed. Narrowing caverns of race and religion. Uniting in faith of a power greater than ourselves. Unitin...

Tears Concealed: Journey of Grief

Give to God Tears Concealed: Journey of Grief      Wipe the tears so carefully concealed. As before when out and about. Returning home, alone you sit. Solitude slammed on the doorstep of peace. My friend, alone you will never be. For God tends...

Wedged on the Threshold: Amazing Life Awaits

Gifted from God Wedged on the Threshold: Amazing Life Awaits      Caught you are. Wedged on the threshold of what was and what could be. Trepidation consuming. Hindering one step from the next. An amazing life awaits. Just around the bend. ...

Apathy not Permitted: United We Walk

Light of God Apathy not Permitted: United We Walk      United we walk through life gifted. Light of God shines regardless of location. Raising awareness of hope and peace through prayerful exchange beyond oceans and mountain ranges. Your broth...