This laughter has a weary smile.This heart of joy has its pieces to pick back up.These friendly eyes have streams to dry.Because even if this soul is as bright as the sun,the Son needs to light its way even still.So no matter the conditions of our lives,Jesus will always need to be our hope. No… Continue reading Always our Hope.
A prayer for words of life, wisdom and eloquence. Lord,May every word of minebe a well of water,a pouring of sweet honey,a planting of seeds of faith.May it be life to the ears that hear it,bringing forth both wisdom and joy.With eloquence and grace,and full of fruit.May it have depth like deep waters,and pleasantness like… Continue reading Eloquence.
Lord, help me to graspthe delicacy of my days,even if it's merely a vapor.Allow me to understand thatthe heart of everyday isspending them with You.Only in You will my soul rest from the rising to the setting of the sun.Cause my heart to sing Selah.Meditating on Your Word.Discovering that the days thatI live are not… Continue reading Selah.
Hope like a tree.
Have hope in the Lord.This hope will lead to a treeplanted in the water.Roots will grow deep.So even when drought comesyou will not dry out.You will not grow weary.Your heart will overflow.Fruit will grow outof your faith in God.Anxiety will be leftwith the tumbleweedand the leaves will be green -if you trust in the Lord.… Continue reading Hope like a tree.
New face serum fav!
Something a bit different I want to post today! I have been on a sweet little natural cosmetics journey and here's a little snippet. 🙂 So.. I made myself a face serum with rose hip carrier oil, frankincense, lavender and geranium essential oils and actually did not expect to notice a change. But I did!… Continue reading New face serum fav!
My heart will still sing.
When my heartis too weak to sing,poetry still fills my soul.My overwhelming emotionscannot cloud Your love for me.Who You are does not change.You are the reason we sing,we don't even deserve a lyric.You know my heartso help me guard it, Lord.Fill it with a new melody.Fill me with a breath of fresh air.Settle my heart.And… Continue reading My heart will still sing.
Lord, You are my home.
My heart longs for aplace to flourish.No other abode willI want to settle forbecause You, Lord,are my Home. A day in Your courts is better than a thousand somewhere else.You are my Dwelling Placeand only here, will I stay.Only here am I safe.Only here resides anabundance of grace. Blessed am I, living in Your house.You… Continue reading Lord, You are my home.
A little wine thought.
'On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. Now both Jesus and His disciples were invited to the wedding. And when they ran out of wine, the mother of Jesus said to Him, “They have no wine.” Jesus said to her, “Woman, what does… Continue reading A little wine thought.
This fragile heart.
My heart can be brittle.My love for You can be frail.Sometimes too inconsistentbecause this human heart can'tcomprehend the love thatYou know. A million times more isYour love for us.But just enough grace thatwe need and that ourhearts can beat along with. So we ought to focus on Your love for us more than ourlove for… Continue reading This fragile heart.
Fruitful in Him.
Let us abide in Christso we can produce beautiful fruit.Whatever branch in us thatdoesn't bring forth fruit,He takes away.Our Lord, the true Vineand vine Dresser,organizes the mess in usso we can live fruitfully.Without Him we can do nothing.Our Lord loves us just enoughto allow us into His vineyard.But loves us too muchto leave us fruitless.