Tag Archives: Lent

Wolves

I like to imagine that I do not live surrounded by the enemies of God but frankly, that is not true. Wolves appear in all shapes and sizes And often regularly sit in pews Say the prayers Sing the songs … Continue reading

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Simple

It seems like a simple idea. If I’m screwing up, I want someone to let me know. Except when I don’t. Except when I think I’m right. Except when I know that what I have in mind is the right … Continue reading

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Cut and Tie

Bonds like ropes link us to one another. It is easy to cut those ropes, with words, with thoughts, with rash actions without any reflection. These bonds are cut, But they can be reunited. They can be tied together. Tying … Continue reading

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Daggers

Evil talk is our first language. Hardly a minute goes by unless someone is complaining insulting, hating openly. Judgment is our favorite hobby. Word daggers rain from our devices Blazing like wildfires in the minds of millions And we pass … Continue reading

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Chasm

There is a chasm between others and me A chasm of belief, of convictions and hate For if they knew what I believe and I they, There would be little love between us. The bridge between them is prayer. No … Continue reading

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Grace in the Bearing

A song is drifting in my heart One of light and grace A song that tells me to bear my sister’s burden My brother’s burden For in the bearing there is grace. It breaks my heart For I have many … Continue reading

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Interrupt

God is annoying. I have a planner. I haveĀ  schedule. God always interrupts it in the most inconvenient of ways. When God sends someone in need, who am I to deny help? When God calls on me to act as … Continue reading

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