Tag Archives: Psalms

Praise Like a Psalm

The other morning, I read Psalm 148 at the beginning of my prayer time. As I began to pray, this poem of praise was inspired. Praise the Lord! Praise Him, red dirt road …iris beginning to bloom Praise Him, purple … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Bushtits Flit

Rain showers fall …..with a chill in the air Trees blossom pastel pink ….weighed down by heavy drops ……….now sway in sunny breeze Tiny bushtits flit from branch ….to suet feeder to branch Then the flock departs ……..in one fell … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mercy Abounds

Mercy mercy oh the sound My soul sweetly hears As I read the Psalms Sing God’s praise Music that surrounds I once was deaf to your refrain In silence I did dwell Until dear mercy You opened my ears To … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Scorched

Deep within my soul vengeance smoldered my sense of peace anger mouldered Indignation I felt entitled to keep burned my heart festered seeped Into each crevice scorched by flame mercy needed my Savior came Washed away ash and chars the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Rest for the Weary Soul

Even the tiny hummingbird who seems always on the move must sometimes rest Oh weary soul with much to do heavy burdens straining to bear you must rest too

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

This Is the Day

There is a famous and oft-quoted verse in Psalm 118:24: “This is the day that the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” We quote this verse on good days and bad, and it is a great … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Psalms | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Selah

Sweet refrain of the Psalms Enveloping my soul in grace Lightening my load with peace Anointed One my place of rest Hear, O God, my prayer

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments