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You were not content to just “be perfect,”

to just dazzle and blind

in magnificent prisms of light from afar.

You wanted more and so aimed “higher” 71 more words


To serve

The Verse of the Day for May 22, 2016 brings to mind one of the most misunderstood concepts found in the Bible, an extraordinary paradox that continues to baffle all those who encounter the duality of freedom and servanthood, the distinction between “bond and free.” One of the scriptures that highlights the paradox of being free yet choosing to serve is found in Galatians 5:13 (AMP): 664 more words

Application Of Biblical Principles

Christian VS. Follower of Christ

Earlier today, I attended our church’s Sunday Service and heard the message of Bishop Oriel M. Ballano entitled, “Followers of Jesus”. At first, I never thought that it would strike me this hard—to the point that I would  write about it, but it did strike me this hard! 1,024 more words


Turbo charge.

And the difficulty is in the telling,

in the making them understand that this is unlike anything they know;

in communicating that they walk like humans, 67 more words



i was lost.

my world a blanket of nothing,

sheer ice and void.

And in this whiteness, this sheer emptiness

i could not even find direction. 90 more words



i move through the evening,

the bus slow,

obstacled by rain,

by dark

and heavy with the conversations of separate lives

that are not mine… 198 more words



Things come and go,

buildings spring up in the city; they try to touch the sun, the mirrored stars

like small lifespans all of a sudden made flesh, 163 more words