• Kingdomtide: From Grandson’s Room

    from grandson’s room… Now is the time to consider, Now is the time to reflect, Let all and everyone be dismissed; For now is the time to rest… “Here am I,” whispered softly, Like young Samuel of old, (While storm clouds encroach) “I have come in, quiet, to be fed,...

  • Kingdomtide: Be Gentle

    “Be gentle-minded, for those of a gentle mind shall possess the earth. Be patient and have a loving heart. Be guileless. “Be quiet and good, trembling in all things at the words you have heard. “You shall not exalt yourself or allow your heart to be bold and presumptuous. Your...

  • Kingdomtide: Community

    Community – Would I know it if I saw it, Met it face to face? Men and women ministering, No regard to economics, No regard to race. Community – Would I embrace it If they allowed me in? Or would Judgment Spirit bind me, Bow me low to sin: “I...

  • KINGDOMTIDE Reflections…

    KINGDOMTIDE… “The church is never true to itself when it is living for itself, for if it is chiefly concerned with saving its own life, it will lose it. The nature of the church is such that it must always be engaged in finding new ways by which to transcend...

  • Pentecost: Beyond Ourselves

    beyond ourselves… (Pentecost) We have a Power, Beyond ourselves, Holy Spirit, Come into us to dwell. We have a Peace, Beyond ourselves, Breathed by Jesus Into our very cells. We have a Presence, Now at hand, To call upon, In which to stand. This day, Every moment, Holy Spirit, Come....

  • Pentecost: Pentecost Praise

    Pentecost Praise… Celebration time- Pentecost took place! Christ in us, Hope of glory, ‘Til we see Him face to face. Christmastide-unimaginable, Easter with Resurrection too, Yet what seals it personally, Is Christ in me and you! Never do we walk alone, Without comfort, guidance, gifts; For Christ resides within us—...

  • Pentecost: Harnessed

    Harnessed…Pentecost Sunday Harnessed fire in all its power, Received by waiting ones, Sent from God-All Harnessed Love; Great work has now begun! For filled with Love, From instilled Fire, Their hearts and tongues aflame, They preach – language unbound, Salvation in His Name. The Name is Jesus, For His love...

  • Eastertide: Walk of Transformation

    Walk of transformation… Oh the weight of jealousy, That seeks to pull one down; Yet oh the power of God’s great love, Immense, complete, profound To turn my thoughts around. With Holy Spirit guidance, A heart willing now to see, The blood of Jesus, yes, for world, But in particular,...

  • Eastertide: Example… (Looking to Pentecost)

    example…(looking to Pentecost) “I have left you an example, Now go and wait,” He said, Follow faithfully My words; They free you from all dread.” Footsteps grand to step into, They struggle as they wait, Yet praises, prayer and song Cause fear to dissipate Until the Holy Flame of God,...

  • Eastertide: How… (Waiting for Pentecost)

    How… (waiting for Pentecost) How can I not be happy, Smile and praise the Lord? When He places In secret spaces Such blatant beauty I could easily ignore? Oh, to make the time to dwell, Upon His glorious gifts in sight; For through the eye gate God brings joy, My...