When One Chooses

God has a way of plucking people from the worst circumstances and setting their feet on a rock to serve and praise Him. Ethel Waters is one of millions to have this redemptive experience. Some of you may remember the Billy Graham Crusades which were televised years ago. I wrote a blog here sharing my thoughts about … More When One Chooses

Truth in a List

A few years ago, I was teaching children who had no idea who Jesus is. I was desperate to help them understand my love for Him and His word. I wanted to pass on some core ideas because I didn’t know how long I’d be with them. An urgency to share what I knew led … More Truth in a List

Silent Saturday

Our Lord is in the tomb. What were all His followers thinking? All those he’d healed, and taught. Those closest to Him and all the women who’d aided His earthy ministry. What were they thinking? What are you thinking? This Saturday. Pray the hard prayers today. Pray the incorrect prayers today. Pray the utterances from … More Silent Saturday

He Died for Me

This poem is based chronologically on portions of Matthew’s Gospel.  I wrote this as Easter approached a number of years ago. He died for me? How can that be, that Jesus chose to die for me? Nailed to a tree, unjustified. His blood applied. What news! That Jesus died for me! He knew His purpose, … More He Died for Me