Tag Archives: Redemption

The Game

This game of life and death I want to win, do my best Best is not good enough Perfect the winning stuff So I trust my substitute Jesus, Jesse’s root

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Comfort

She’s here with me in this place Comforting me with God’s grace I miss her every day Yet Jesus made a way Redemption for us two Letting hope break through

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Read to the End

My life’s an open book pages torn, stained with tears and blood Come read who I am see where I’ve been get lost in my painful life But don’t put my book down until you’ve reached the end where you’ll find … Continue reading

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Darkness

Dark The day As if night My soul cries out Redemption

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Memories

Yesterday, Toni at Kanzen Sakura commented thanking me for writing two haibuns. I replied that I’d only written one. Apparently that’s because the second one was still in the works. So I’m posting this second haibun now for Haibun Monday … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Sacrifice

Over at dVerse Poets Pub, Mary challenges to write about beauty. With Good Friday and Easter on the horizon, I decided to write about the most beautiful sacrifice in all of history. A Beautiful Sacrifice It is an ugly scene … Continue reading

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It Is Finished – An Elfje

Black the sky when He died redeemed my lost soul. Atonement.

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Red – An Elfje

Red divine blood shed with love offering my soul salvation. Hallelujah! This short poem is an elfje. I followed the link of a blogger who liked one of my posts, and then followed a link on her site to another … Continue reading

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The Cross – A Poem

Last night I was checking out my newsfeed on Facebook. I was inspired by the status update of a friend who has been posting a thankfulness post every day for November. What she said she was thankful for was the … Continue reading

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Trains, by Johnny – A Poem

The poetry prompt at dVerse Poets Pub today was to write a poem involving trai_n_n_n_n_n_n_n_n_s. I immediately thought of the song “Down there by the Train” by Johnny Cash, and then I remembered several other songs by Johnny that involved … Continue reading

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