Dear Past, When I think back on my life, I see how no chapter has been wasted. I am redeemed. God has made all things whole and beautiful in His time. And, while I may still have a few questions about the reality of my past, I’ve learned to let go of the “why” and … More Dear Past, Present and Future (A letter to my single and non-single friends)
New city, new weather, new sights and sounds, new freeways to get used to, new coffee shoppes, new job, new neighborhood, new culture, new church, new everything. When you first move away from home, it can become a little overwhelming. There are emotions and setbacks you face that no one nor any course could have … More Dear Friend who moved away from Home,
“My God is still in control And still He reigns on His throne Though mountains may tremble and sea billows roll I’ll sing it is well with my soul My God is still in control” The above words from Mack Brock’s song “Still in Control” speaks to the season of the past two years. For … More always, it is well with my soul.
It’s been a rough few months, but rather than talk about my situation and the miracle I’m praying for, I’m going to talk about the beautiful revelations that God has been speaking into my heart and life. I hope that you, too, can relate and see that even though we cannot always understand why things … More Committed to the Cost.
Like a scattered puzzle Pieces of my heart Are spread across The vast spaces Of time and innocence From which I do not know Which piece to pick up first Do I begin with the middle Or the edges? Like a church mosaic Pieces of my mind Are lost across The vast uknown Of generations … More Pieces.
Behind the camera lens Or in front of the room Through pages of books I have hidden A degree I wear A picture I paint With a crooked smile I have hidden Very few know the real story Behind my literature Where metaphors are memories For the things I wish to forget The camera flashes … More Hidden Strength: A Poem