The Key to the Lock

This was one of the first poems that I ever wrote. I found it in more recent years in my journals. The key to the lock is worth any number of years that He takes for us to find! Or any number of years that He chooses to take to unlock us and open our … Continue reading The Key to the Lock

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I wrote this poem for my pastor's sermon series on Elijah, a mysterious, powerful and bold prophet that steps onto the scene in 1 Kings 17. I pray that this piece does justice to this man's heart and his astounding life. More importantly, I pray that it does justice to the God behind it all. … Continue reading Speak

Light of the World (I Am Series)

With summer solstice around the corner I figured this I Am statement was a good fit for this week. Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world.  Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." - John 8:12 Lets for a moment focus … Continue reading Light of the World (I Am Series)

Bread of Life (I Am Series)

Parables, metaphors, Jesus speaks and teaches often using imagery and illustrations to his listeners. I have chosen to dedicate the next 7 blogs to the metaphors Jesus chose to describe Himself. " I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst. But I … Continue reading Bread of Life (I Am Series)

The Whole World Would Not Have Room

I began thinking the other day about Jesus' life, how much we know about it and how much we don't, and my mind brought me to an interesting place. Consider this.. if close friends of yours journaled about your life every single day writing down one significant thing from each and every day, would people … Continue reading The Whole World Would Not Have Room