joy comes in the morning

  I sat in silence watching you reveling in daylight’s debut  a front-row seat upon the sand  morning sprung forth from His hand    we witnessed daybreak’s glorious light  across the glassy ocean bright    like looking through a kaleidoscope  the beauty filled my soul with hope  as I sat in silence watching you  reveling […]

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embrace the pace

embrace the pace  ain’t got time to be busy! here on the water  the living is easy  no agenda to follow  no schedule to keep  we don’t need no alarm  just let me sleep! embrace the pace  ain’t got time to be busy! here on the water- the living is easy        

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Even if…

even if the sky  grows dark and gray even if the night overshadows the day  even if- I will praise you even if those clouds  swell up with rain  even if the sun  never shines again  even if-  I will praise you  Even if doubt  whispers in my ear  even if circumstance  tries to bring […]

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Burning embers

like burning embers   the daylight flickers and fades calming the night sky This is where “church” is for me- anywhere there is an open sky and and a grand view of nature… For many years, church was a place I went to spend time with God and to be filled up.  Church service was the […]

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hummingbirds and being still…

 fluttering wings  impressive speed they hover, they wait for their turn to feed  sounds like helicopters buzz through the sky is it a bird? a plane? it’s a hummingbird passing by…  they give and they take without worry or care having faith that their portion  will always be there  I had the pleasure of spending a […]

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There’s always a silver lining

a blessing is found  when our praises abound As we worship Him- He is refining He shines on us grace  When we seek His face He alone is our silver lining He knows every care when our words aren’t there there’s never a reason for hiding His Son intercedes He knows all our needs He […]

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Songs in the Sky

Songs in the sky-  five lines and four spaces perfect melodies sing the notes of His graces air breathed clouds  bring shades of harmony heavenly tones a brilliant blue-hued symphony-  Praise be to God alone and all for His glory!  Then those who sing as well as those who play the flutes shall say, “All […]

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All Dried Up

At first glance it seems as if  it doesn’t stand a chance all dried up and withered due to “desert” circumstance I admit, I haven’t been as faithful in its care I left it by itself as if it wasn’t even there but as I take a closer look a new bud, do I see? I […]

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the gift that keeps on givin’

Skipping, racing, holding hands, impromptu mini-dates with my man our time is short but our love is big- when we’re together I wanna dance a jig  We wanted to keep the evening simple. My in-laws came for a visit, and let’s face it- ain’t nobody got time to be in the kitchen all day. I […]

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The Last to Fall

As I was out walking the other day, I noticed fields of gold crumpled leaves on the ground. Almost all of them had already fallen, but there were just a few still clinging to the branches. It was a beautiful sight. And it all reminded me that there is a season for everything… and that every dying leaf will eventually be “picked” off the tree.

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