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And Jesus Wept

I was sitting in the first row of the choir loft of the sanctuary today, listening as my pastor prayed for peace of mind and hope and strength. 793 more words

Our Poems Ascending II

Through the smoke and ruins of our world, words

will call us born again, with our poems ascending,

our hearts will be lifted

proving to us once and for all – 35 more words


The Twelve Steps

In my last article I wrote about the five keys to maturity as Christians, and in that article I mentioned the similarity between the way the church should function and the way groups like Alcoholics Anonymous DO function. 837 more words


Pulling Through

A short thought on overcoming:

You find that one truth to hold onto and hold onto it tight.  Even if that truth is a mere hope in your heart.  42 more words

Side Stuff

Purify My Heart

Lord purify my heart

make it whole and clean

fill me with your Spirit

and change what is unseen;

the fear and the anger

the jealousy and the pride, 14 more words



No one else completes me,

I’m all I have and will ever need,

happiness is only found within,

just beneath our fragile skin,

awaiting our search to reveal itself, 60 more words


January 19th-Just how do these evil people get into positions of power?

Exodus 1:8 Now a new king arose over Egypt, who did not know Joseph……..15Then the king of Egypt spoke to the Hebrew midwives, one of whom was named Shiphrah and the other was named Puah; 16and he said, “When you are helping the Hebrew women to give birth and see them upon the birthstool, if it is a son, then you shall put him to death… 2,110 more words