bottle of tears - suffering, pain, sadness, wickedness, evil

Bottle of Tears

My body and soul wither in pain As they bear the weight of worldwide shame. Greed, murder, abuse, and lies Permeate the world beneath the skies. Screams of fright, ghostly whispers Travel through my mental rivers My heart with indignation quivers While my soul in chilling heartache shivers. Innocent lives, destroyed every day - Silent … Continue reading Bottle of Tears

infinity - stars - skies - night - sacrifice

Sacrifice

It's vanity to think that I can offer anything Of import or significance to the Source of everything My praise, my efforts, and my prayers are made possible by my King. There is no gift that comes from me, no self-made offering. The life I live, the air I breathe - The lungs and voice … Continue reading Sacrifice

picture of tapestry - life is but a tapestry - corrie ten boom

Tapestry

Life is but a Weaving (by Corrie ten Boom) My life is but a weaving Between my God and me. I cannot choose the colors He weaveth steadily. Oft’ times He weaveth sorrow; And I in foolish pride Forget He sees the upper And I the underside. Not ’til the loom is silent And the … Continue reading Tapestry

Christmas chimes

A Christmas Poem

Christmas Chimes Snowflakes falling Snowdrifts crawling Across the terrain Of the outdoor domain. Angels singing Echoes ringing Reverberating on the walls Of icicle-embellished halls. The good news is proclaimed Of a holy birth In a year of old. The message spreads like a kindled flame Throughout the earth What was foretold. On Christmas day We … Continue reading A Christmas Poem