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The Embers Still Glow

Life awaits beyond,
The dark, soulless hole,
The unfeeling void waiting,
To be illuminated by light.
The embers still glow,
Ignited by a spark,
Let it transform into, 22 more words


The Slow Work of God Part 2

Two months into sabbatical, I’m slower, more appreciative, and more present.  10/10 do recommend.

I’m present enough to rejoice and see the small mercies and small places of growth.   543 more words


A Question from the Cross

A sermon preached at Niles Discovery Church, Fremont, California,
on Sunday, November 19, 2017, by the Rev. Jeffrey Spencer.
Scriptures:  Mark 15:21-39 and Psalm 139:1-12… 1,475 more words



I know I have been gone for a while

I have abandoned you in the pile

I have hidden my meaning in words

And left your heart shattered in shards… 141 more words



I lay awake and think of you

Looming close and over me

The dread, the pull, the fear

How not to give in to despair! 85 more words



Life lived on the edge

Bordering insanity

Tucked within her wings

Weather-beaten half a life

Overflows with sadness rife


Atlantic city - Gloom.Revel.Ten

You wouldn’t know it the way its wavy shaped windows shine in the sun. Yet, this enormous structure, built on a once-residential area at a cost of billion, remains closed since September 2014. 96 more words