Love Garden

It’s springtime. The season of roses has come But what is that I see blossoming in your garden, my love? Is not your garden overrun with poison ivy rooted in offence? It’s springtime. The season of roses has come Would you rather harvest poison or love? Tear out the roots now, my darling Before they…

What if God’s Heart Really Beats for You?

Have you ever felt the love of a father?Strong, yet tenderAs deep as it is wideHave you ever experienced the touch of a lover?The kind that leaves you reeling with joyAnd tingling with excitement from head to toeYet it’s nothing compared to the love of the eternal God His love is perfectUnyielding and unchangingHe never…

Hope

In the waiting, She’s changing She’s enlarging from the inside out And though it looks like nothing is happening She knows His hand is at work Weaving a story never before read Painting a picture never before seen And though it looks like everything is the same He is bringing new wine out of nothing…

Of Burnt Bridges and the Road Less Traveled

there lies behind usa string of burnt bridgesand the road less traveledif we could sing an ode to regretor paint a picture of painit would be a masterpiecea sight for sore eyesa remedy for broken hearts but there lies before usa promise to great to ignoreby the One whose lips never lieof hope and new…

Come Home! 

You have been despised and rejected, tossed to and fro by lies so perfect they sound like the truth. You have been told that no one has ever made it out alive, That this maze of lies will soon be your grave, and hell would be your eternal home. You cannot imagine a better place…

True love waits

In my darkest moments When I was knee-deep in sin Oblivious to my fallen state Your love chased me Even when my lips rejected you You just chased me some more  You despised the shame of unrequited love  And waited…  You knew the scales would fall You knew the pain of regret would almost consume…

A place called love

Shame stripped us and we lay bare Naked, shivering in the cold Until Love found us, Cut our hearts open and ripped out every trace of fear Every wound received His touch Our bodies received new life Our eyes are glazed over with love Our hearts are full of joy His glory shines upon our faces…

For Abba

My eyes strain to see the end from the beginning Something only Yours were meant to do You watch as I go round in circles Turning to everything and everyone except You Trying to carry burdens my shoulders are too frail to bear Fear stares me in the face, Daring me to step out in…

The Wait

It’s been a long time, Lover Since my pen met paper to sing Your praises Apologies… But I’ve been too busy waiting, For You. I’ve been waiting for ages To see Your word become flesh You said the doors were open to me Yet it seems I’m stuck just at the entrance, Unable to step…

BRIDGE TO HEAVEN

At the garden of gethsemane, It became real to me, Three times, I asked that the cup be taken away Yet that his will be done I tasted and felt the darkness encircling me And their sins becoming one with me Yet I looked beyond and saw the glory ahead Darkness truly had no clue…