Category Archives: Poetry

The LORD’s my Shepherd

The Lord’s my shepherd even when it all gets a little too real when no still small voice calms the storm no pick axe can thaw a frozen stream… when you flick the switch but the light never comes on … Continue reading

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Suspense

I hang on to God the same way a raindrop exhales its goodbye to the branch.

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Fields

Don’t reap to the edge of your fields leave a bit for the weak. Whatever your best field yields let a part of it speak of Him who will always provide. Don’t reap to the edge of your day, leave … Continue reading

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Through Your Eyes

Jesus, tomorrow, I would like to see. Show me Your world as it’ll one day be. Peel back the layers of indifference and lies and let me see through Your eyes. Jesus, forgive me, when I look straight through people … Continue reading

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Reality

I look and I try to not judge but just love. I listen. To the noise. The swear words. I look and I stop trying and just love. I listen and God hears Himself as I forget my heartbeat.

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Our Father, who art in heaven

Flying bird in crystal river. Hallowed be Thy name. Butterfly dumbs nodding nettles. Hallowed be Thy name. Shadows dappled. Rays of sinking sun. Thy Kingdom come. Rings of trout. A kiss. A hatch of flies. Thy Kingdom come. Willow. Willow. … Continue reading

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The Lord is my rock and my hair has still got lichen in it from leaning on Him. The Lord is my fortress and my deliverer. My God is my rock and I climb onto my favourite resting place and … Continue reading

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Sh’ma

There is God in the garden here among the hens and the trees, tucked away almost perfectly so that no one sees that the Almighty has found a playground where no one judges His skill and all that happens to … Continue reading

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Love

Love incarnate came to redeem His creation, and evil rose like a towering wave of rage against the Word that was with God from the foundation and spoken over the waters at the dawn of the age. Love spoke truth … Continue reading

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I do

I do, she said, never fully understanding the question. I do, she did, as best she knew how in a wayward stumble. I do, she leapt, but never too high for fear of heights. I do, she wept, but never … Continue reading

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